ye up: Jer 51:12, Jer 6:1, Jer 50:2, Jer 50:41, Isa 13:2-5, Isa 18:3, Amo 3:6, Zec 14:2
prepare: Jer 25:14
Ararat: Bochart reasonably concludes Ararat and Minni to be the greater and lesser Armenia; and Ashchenaz he thinks formed part of Phrygia near the Hellespont, part of that country being called Ascania by Homer. Cyrus had conquered Armenia, defeated Croesus king of Lydia - bc 548 and subdued several nations from the Egean sea to the Euphrates, before he marched against Babylon; and Xenophon also informs us that there were not only Armenians, but both Phrygians and Cappadocians in the army of Cyrus. Gen 8:4
Ashchenaz: Gen 10:3, Ashkenaz, 1Ch 1:6
cause: Jer 51:14, Jer 46:23, Jer 50:41, Jer 50:42, Jdg 6:5, Joe 2:2, Joe 2:3, Nah 3:15-17, Rev 9:7-11,After Cyrus had been the instrument in the hands of God of taking Babylon, he marched against Tomyris, queen of the Massagete, a Scythian nation, and was totally defeated - bc 530. The victorious queen, who had lost her son in a previous battle, was so incensed against Cyrus, that she cut off his head, and threw it into a vessel filled with human blood, exclaiming, "Sattia te sanguine, quem sitisti.
Reciprocal: 2Ki 19:37 - Armenia Isa 5:26 - he will Isa 13:4 - noise Isa 13:5 - from a far Isa 13:17 - I will Isa 21:2 - Go up Isa 21:5 - arise Isa 21:9 - behold Isa 37:38 - Armenia Isa 41:25 - raised Jer 4:6 - the standard Jer 6:4 - Prepare Jer 49:14 - Gather Jer 50:3 - out of the Jer 50:9 - I will raise Jer 50:14 - in array Jer 50:26 - against Jer 51:2 - in the day Jer 51:11 - the Lord hath Eze 7:14 - have Eze 26:11 - hoofs Eze 33:3 - he blow Hos 8:1 - the trumpet Joe 1:4 - the caterpillar Oba 1:1 - Arise Nah 2:5 - recount Hab 2:7 - they