So they shall make their own tongue
; the tongue
(of man or animals), used literally (as the instrument of licking, eating, or speech), and figuratively (speech, an ingot, a fork of flame, a cove of water).
A primitive root; to totter
(through weakness of the legs, especially the ankle); by implication to falter
, faint or fall.
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 4046
Properly the same as H5920
used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above
, or against
(yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
; properly the whole
; hence all
(in the singular only, but often in a plural sense).
A primitive root; to see
, literally or figuratively (in numerous applications, direct and implied, transitively, intransitively and causatively).
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814
Count - 5386
them shall flee away.
A primitive root; properly to wave
to and fro (rarely to flap
up and down); figuratively to rove
, or (causatively) to drive
Stem - Hithpolel (See H8824
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 45
_ _ their ... tongue to fall, etc. that is, the consequences of their slanders, etc. (compare Psalms 10:2; Psalms 31:16).
_ _ all that see ... away Their partners in evil shall be terrified.
Flee Through fear of being involved in their destruction.
So they shall make their own tongue to fall upon themselves: all that see them shall (h) flee away.
(h) To see God's heavy judgments against them, and how he has caught them in their own snares.
Psalms 59:12 [For] the sin of their mouth [and] the words of their lips let them even be taken in their pride: and for cursing and lying [which] they speak.
Psalms 140:9 [As for] the head of those that compass me about, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
Job 15:6 Thine own mouth condemneth thee, and not I: yea, thine own lips testify against thee.
Proverbs 12:13 The wicked is snared by the transgression of [his] lips: but the just shall come out of trouble.
Proverbs 18:7 A fool's mouth [is] his destruction, and his lips [are] the snare of his soul.
Matthew 21:41 They say unto him, He will miserably destroy those wicked men, and will let out [his] vineyard unto other husbandmen, which shall render him the fruits in their seasons.
Luke 19:22 And he saith unto him, Out of thine own mouth will I judge thee, [thou] wicked servant. Thou knewest that I was an austere man, taking up that I laid not down, and reaping that I did not sow:
- all that:
Psalms 31:11 I was a reproach among all mine enemies, but especially among my neighbours, and a fear to mine acquaintance: they that did see me without fled from me.
Psalms 52:6 The righteous also shall see, and fear, and shall laugh at him:
Numbers 16:34 And all Israel that [were] round about them fled at the cry of them: for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up [also].
1 Samuel 31:3-7 And the battle went sore against Saul, and the archers hit him; and he was sore wounded of the archers. ... And when the men of Israel that [were] on the other side of the valley, and [they] that [were] on the other side Jordan, saw that the men of Israel fled, and that Saul and his sons were dead, they forsook the cities, and fled; and the Philistines came and dwelt in them.
Nahum 3:7 And it shall come to pass, [that] all they that look upon thee shall flee from thee, and say, Nineveh is laid waste: who will bemoan her? whence shall I seek comforters for thee?
Revelation 18:4 And I heard another voice from heaven, saying, Come out of her, my people, that ye be not partakers of her sins, and that ye receive not of her plagues.
Revelation 18:10 Standing afar off for the fear of her torment, saying, Alas, alas, that great city Babylon, that mighty city! for in one hour is thy judgment come.
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