New International Version
Persia, Cush and Put will be with them, all with shields and helmets,
King James Bible
Persia, Ethiopia, and Libya with them; all of them with shield and helmet:
Darby Bible Translation
Persia, Cush, and Phut with them, all of them with shield and helmet;
World English Bible
Persia, Cush, and Put with them, all of them with shield and helmet;
Young's Literal Translation
Persia, Cush, and Phut, with them, All of them with shield and helmet.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Persia - That a part of this country was tributary to Antiochus, see 1 Maccabees 3:31.
Ethiopia, and Libya - That these were auxiliaries of Antiochus is evident from Daniel 11:43 : "The Libyans and Ethiopians shall be at his steps."
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Libya. or, Phut
LibraryThe Power of Assyria at Its Zenith; Esarhaddon and Assur-Bani-Pal
The Medes and Cimmerians: Lydia--The conquest of Egypt, of Arabia, and of Elam. As we have already seen, Sennacherib reigned for eight years after his triumph; eight years of tranquillity at home, and of peace with all his neighbours abroad. If we examine the contemporary monuments or the documents of a later period, and attempt to glean from them some details concerning the close of his career, we find that there is a complete absence of any record of national movement on the part of either Elam, …
G. Maspero—History Of Egypt, Chaldaea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, V 8
The sons of Ham: Cush, Egypt, Put and Canaan.
2 Chronicles 36:20
He carried into exile to Babylon the remnant, who escaped from the sword, and they became servants to him and his successors until the kingdom of Persia came to power.
In the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, in order to fulfill the word of the LORD spoken by Jeremiah, the LORD moved the heart of Cyrus king of Persia to make a proclamation throughout his realm and also to put it in writing:
"'Men of Persia, Lydia and Put served as soldiers in your army. They hung their shields and helmets on your walls, bringing you splendor.
A sword will come against Egypt, and anguish will come upon Cush. When the slain fall in Egypt, her wealth will be carried away and her foundations torn down.
Cush and Libya, Lydia and all Arabia, Kub and the people of the covenant land will fall by the sword along with Egypt.
The two-horned ram that you saw represents the kings of Media and Persia.
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