Speak, and say, Thussaith the Lord GOD; Behold, I am againstthee, Pharaohking of Egypt, the greatdragonthatlieth in the midst of his rivers, whichhathsaid, My river is mine own, and I havemade it for myself.
But I will put hooks in thy jaws, and I willcause the fish of thy rivers to stickunto thy scales, and I willbringthee up out of the midst of thy rivers, and all the fish of thy riversshallstickunto thy scales.
And I willleavetheethrowninto the wilderness, thee and all the fish of thy rivers: thoushaltfallupon the openfields; thoushalt not be broughttogether, nor gathered: I havegiventhee for meat to the beasts of the field and to the fowls of the heaven.
And I willmake the land of Egyptdesolate in the midst of the countriesthat are desolate, and her citiesamong the citiesthat are laidwasteshall be desolatefortyyears: and I willscatter the Egyptiansamong the nations, and willdispersethemthrough the countries.
Son of man, Nebuchadrezzarking of Babyloncaused his army to serve a greatserviceagainstTyrus: everyhead was madebald, and everyshoulder was peeled: yet had he no wages, nor his army, for Tyrus, for the servicethat he had servedagainst it:
Thereforethussaith the Lord GOD; Behold, I willgive the land of EgyptuntoNebuchadrezzarking of Babylon; and he shalltake her multitude, and take her spoil, and take her prey; and it shall be the wages for his army.