Now when she saw that she had waited, and her hope was lost, then she took another of her cubs, and made him a young lion.
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George Leo Haydock
Lions: Joakim. (Challoner)
He reigned eleven years; but was such a monster, that the prophet does not speak of him or bewail his fate, 4 Kings xxiii. 34., and Jeremias xxii. 19. His words are applicable to Jechonias alone; who was cruel, and banished to Babylon, ver. 8. (Calmet)