They did cry there, Pharaoh king of Egypt is but a noise; he has passed the time appointed.
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George Leo Haydock
Pharao. Septuagint add, "Nechao. "But Apries seems rather to be meant. (Calmet)
A. Hebrew shaon hehebir hamohed. Protestants, "is but a noise, he hath passed the time appointed "(Haydock) or, "the height which the crowd (or God, who raised) hath displaced. "(Calmet)
Septuagint retain the original: but the middle word varies in their copies. (Haydock)
All the boasts of Pharao ended in smoke. He lost the proper opportunity, and caused his own kingdom to be laid waste. Syriac, "the disturber, who deranges the times. "(Calmet)