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There is no plural servant in Isa. 53



In Hebrew grammar there is a "intensive plural", indicating the fullness of ( something, someone etc ...)


lamo is used in the scriptures as, to it, for him, for them and many other ways


Isa. 53: [8] He was taken from prison and from judgment: and who shall declare his generation? for he was cut off out of the land of the living: for the transgression of my people was he stricken.


most likly, the servant receives a stroke for them, in other words, for those for whom the servant is suffering.



Isa. 44 [15] Then shall it be for a man to burn: for he will take thereof, and warm himself; yea, he kindleth it, and baketh bread; yea, he maketh a god, and worshippeth it; he maketh it a graven image, and falleth down thereto. (to it, not to them)




Intensive plural again



Isaiah 53:9 And he made his grave with the wicked, and with the rich in his death;

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because he had done no violence, neither was any deceit in his mouth



2 Examples of a singular person shall die the "deaths"

Ezek. 28 [8] They shall bring thee down to the pit, and thou shalt die the deaths of them that are slain in the midst of the seas.


[10] Thou shalt die the "deaths" of the uncircumcised by the hand of strangers: for I have spoken it, saith the Lord GOD.



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