New International Version
I will make Mount Seir a desolate waste and cut off from it all who come and go.
King James Bible
Thus will I make mount Seir most desolate, and cut off from it him that passeth out and him that returneth.
Darby Bible Translation
And I will make mount Seir a desolation and an astonishment, and cut off from it him that passeth out and him that returneth;
World English Bible
Thus will I make Mount Seir an astonishment and a desolation; and I will cut off from it him who passes through and him who returns.
Young's Literal Translation
And I have given mount Seir for a desolation and an astonishment, And have cut off from it him who is passing over and him who is returning,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Blood shall pursue thee - Thou lovest blood, and thou shalt have blood. It is said that Cyrus and two hundred thousand men were slain in an ambush by Thomyris, queen of the Scythians, and that she cut ok his head, and threw it into a vessel filled with blood, with this severe sarcasm: -
Satia te sanguine quem sitisti, Cyre.
"O Cyrus, now satisfy thyself with blood."
Hence, the figure: -
"Sarcasmus, with this biting taunt doth kill:
Cyrus, thy thirst was blood, now drink thy fill."
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
most desolate [heb] desolation and desolation
LibraryThe Sixth Commandment
Thou shalt not kill.' Exod 20: 13. In this commandment is a sin forbidden, which is murder, Thou shalt not kill,' and a duty implied, which is, to preserve our own life, and the life of others. The sin forbidden is murder: Thou shalt not kill.' Here two things are to be understood, the not injuring another, nor ourselves. I. The not injuring another.  We must not injure another in his name. A good name is a precious balsam.' It is a great cruelty to murder a man in his name. We injure others in …
Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments
"Edom will become an object of horror; all who pass by will be appalled and will scoff because of all its wounds.
and say: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: I am against you, Mount Seir, and I will stretch out my hand against you and make you a desolate waste.
therefore as surely as I live, declares the Sovereign LORD, I will give you over to bloodshed and it will pursue you. Since you did not hate bloodshed, bloodshed will pursue you.
I will fill your mountains with the slain; those killed by the sword will fall on your hills and in your valleys and in all your ravines.
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