13 ¶ Yet thus saith the Lord GOD; At the end of forty years will I gather the Egyptians from the people whither they were scattered:
13 Verse 13. Will I gather the Egyptians] It is probable that Cyrus
gave permission to the Egyptians brought to Babylon by
Nebuchadnezzar, to return to their own country. And if we reckon
from the commencement of the war against Pharaoh-hophra by
Nebuchadnezzar, to the third or fourth year of Cyrus, the term
will be about forty years.