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You have broken down all his walls; You have brought his strongholds to ruin.
King James Bible
Thou hast broken down all his hedges; thou hast brought his strong holds to ruin.
Darby Bible Translation
Thou hast broken down all his hedges; thou hast brought his strongholds to ruin.
World English Bible
You have broken down all his hedges. You have brought his strongholds to ruin.
Young's Literal Translation
Thou hast broken down all his hedges, Thou hast made his fenced places a ruin.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Thou hast broken down all his hedges - His walls or defenses; all that he relied on for safety.
Thou hast brought his strongholds to ruin - His towers, fortifications; defenses. The enemy has been suffered to destroy them. They are now heaps of ruins.
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Why have You broken down its hedges, So that all who pass that way pick its fruit?
"So now let Me tell you what I am going to do to My vineyard: I will remove its hedge and it will be consumed; I will break down its wall and it will become trampled ground.
The Lord has swallowed up; He has not spared All the habitations of Jacob. In His wrath He has thrown down The strongholds of the daughter of Judah; He has brought them down to the ground; He has profaned the kingdom and its princes.
The Lord has become like an enemy. He has swallowed up Israel; He has swallowed up all its palaces, He has destroyed its strongholds And multiplied in the daughter of Judah Mourning and moaning.
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