“And Israel defeated him with the edge of the sword and took possession of his land from the Arnon to the Jabbok, as far as to the Ammonites, for the border of the Ammonites was strong.”
Edge H6310: the mouth (as the means of blowing); speech; according to; say two-edged word. From H6284: to puff that is to blow away.
“Out of the mouth of babies and infants, you have established strength because of your foes, to still the enemy and the avenger.”
“In his right hand he held seven stars, from his mouth came a sharp two-edged sword, and his face was like the sun shining in full strength.”
Sword H2719: drought; a cutting instrument; tool. From H2717: to parch; to destroy or kill; make waste.
“Because of the day that is coming to destroy all the Philistines, to cut off from Tyre and Sidon every helper that remains. For the LORD is destroying the Philistines, the remnant of the coastland of Caphtor. Baldness has come upon Gaza; Ashkelon has perished. O remnant of their valley, how long will you gash yourselves? Ah, sword of the LORD! How long till you are quiet? Put yourself into your scabbard; rest and be still! How can it be quiet when the LORD has given it a charge? Against Ashkelon and against the seashore he has appointed it.”
“Either three years of famine, or three months of devastation by your foes while the sword of your enemies overtakes you, or else three days of the sword of the LORD, pestilence on the land, with the angel of the LORD destroying throughout all the territory of Israel.’ Now decide what answer I shall return to him who sent me.”
1 Chronicles 21:12
“The LORD has a sword; it is sated with blood; it is gorged with fat, with the blood of lambs and goats, with the fat of the kidneys of rams. For the LORD has a sacrifice in Bozrah, a great slaughter in the land of Edom.”
“Upon all the bare heights in the desert destroyers have come, for the sword of the LORD devours from one end of the land to the other; no flesh has peace.”
Arnon H769: a brawling stream. From H7442: to creek; to shout for joy; sing for triumph.
“The beginning of strife is like letting out water, so quit before the quarrel breaks out.”
“What causes quarrels and what causes fights among you? Is it not this, that your passions are at war within you?”
“Whoever loves transgression loves strife; he who makes his door high seeks destruction.”
Jabbok H2999: pouring forth; from H1238: to pour; to empty; to spread out; utterly make void.
“Then desire when it has conceived gives birth to sin, and sin when it is fully grown brings forth death.”
“And after seven days the waters of the flood came upon the earth.”
Ammonites H5983: tribal that is inbred; a son of Lot. From H5971: a tribe; troops or attendants. From H6004: to associate; to overshadow.
“But you are not to be called rabbi, for you have one teacher, and you are all brothers. And call no man your father on earth, for you have one Father, who is in heaven. Neither be called instructors, for you have one instructor, the Christ.”
“You adulterous people! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.”
For the border of the Ammonites was strong.
“For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds.”
2 Corinthians 10:4
“For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and of spirit, of joints and of marrow, and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart.”
Possession H3423: to occupy (driving out previous tenants); to seize to inherit; to expel to ruin.
“Instead of bronze I will bring gold, and instead of iron I will bring silver; instead of wood, bronze, instead of stones, iron. I will make your overseers peace and your taskmasters righteousness. Violence shall no more be heard in your land, devastation or destruction within your borders; you shall call your walls Salvation, and your gates Praise. The sun shall be no more your light by day, nor for brightness shall the moon give you light; but the LORD will be your everlasting light, and your God will be your glory. Your sun shall no more go down, nor your moon withdraw itself; for the LORD will be your everlasting light, and your days of mourning shall be ended. Your people shall all be righteous; they shall possess the land forever, the branch of my planting, the work of my hands, that I might be glorified.”