Those who put their hope in Cush and took pride in Egypt will be afraid and embarrassed. 1
Those who trusted in Cush and boasted in Egypt will be afraid and put to shame.
"Then they will be dismayed and ashamed because of Cush their hope and Egypt their boast.
How dismayed will be the Philistines, who counted on the power of Ethiopia and boasted of their allies in Egypt!
Everyone who has put hope in Ethiopia and expected help from Egypt will be thrown into confusion.
And they will be full of fear, and will no longer have faith in Ethiopia which was their hope, or in Egypt which was their glory.
And they shall be dismayed and confounded because of Ethiopia their hope and of Egypt their boast.
"Then they shall be afraid and ashamed of Ethiopia their expectation and Egypt their glory.
And they shall be afraid
and of Egypt
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Those who put their hope
and took pride
will be afraid
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1 tn Heb “and they will be afraid and embarrassed because of Cush their hope and Egypt their beauty.”