37. And Babylon shall become heaps, a dwelling-place for dragons, an astonishment, and an hissing, without an inhabitant.
37. Et erit Babylon in acervos, habitaculum draconum, stupor et sibilum, absque habitatore.
He confirms what he had said, that when God raised his hand against Babylon, such would be its destruction, that the splendor, which before astonished all nations, would be reduced to nothing. Perish, he says, shall all the wealth of Babylon -- its towers and its walls shall fall, and its people shall disappear; in short,
He says that it would become
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