1 a That is, Jehohaz and Jehoiakim Josiahs sonnes, who for their pride and crueltie are compared vnto lyons.
1 ! The captiuitie of the Kings of Judah signified by the lions whelpes, and by the lion.
10 ! The prosperitie of the citie of Jerusalem that is past, and the miserie thereof that is present.
10 g He speaketh this in the reproche of this wicked King, in whose blood, that is, in the race of his predecessors Jerusalem shulde haue bene blessed, according to Gods promes, and florshed as a fruteful vine.