This shall they have; this grievous ruin like Sodom’s, this just retaliation; they insulted over Israel, Israel shall tread on them.
For their pride; haughty mind and carriage: see Zep_2:8.
Reproached; defamed, spoken lies and scandals against the Jews, lessening them.
Magnified themselves; their persons and exploits.
Against the people of the Lord of hosts; against the only people of the Lord of hosts, who suffered reproach with his people and in them, for Moabites and Ammonites, as others, boasted of their gods above the true God: