7 “Who is this, lrising like the Nile,
like rivers mwhose waters surge?
8 Egypt rises like the Nile,
like rivers mwhose waters surge.
He said, ‘I will rise, I will cover the earth,
I will destroy cities and their inhabitants.’
7 therefore, behold, the Lord is bringing up against them ethe waters of fthe River,1 mighty and many, the king of Assyria and all his glory. And it gwill rise over all its channels and go over all its banks,