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In Ez 17:24 The high tree is Possibly the kingdom of Israel but I would like to know who is referred to as:- Low tree, Green tree, Dry tree.

Ezekiel 17:24 All the trees of the forest will know that I the Lord bring down the tall tree and make the low tree grow tall. I dry up the green tree and make the dry tree flourish. “‘I the Lord have spoken, and I will do it.’”

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  • Trees are references to people, in this case high trees are kings or royalty. A low tree is a non royal blood or a commoner, green tree is a prosperous person and a dry tree a poor person or lacking resources Sep 15 '20 at 4:41
  • This is fully explained in the text. Numerous commentaries explain this fully such as >> biblehub.com/commentaries/cambridge/ezekiel/17.htm
    – Dottard
    Sep 15 '20 at 21:07
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Let's see the context. Ezekiel 17:

22“ ‘This is what the Sovereign Lord says: I myself will take a shoot from the very top of a cedar and plant it; I will break off a tender sprig from its topmost shoots and plant it on a high and lofty mountain. 23On the mountain heights of Israel I will plant it; it will produce branches and bear fruit and become a splendid cedar.

Israel is associated with the splendid cedar.

Birds of every kind will nest in it; they will find shelter in the shade of its branches.

It would bless all kinds of birds/peoples.

24 All the trees of the forest will know that I the Lord bring down the tall tree and make the low tree grow tall. I dry up the green tree and make the dry tree flourish.

Trees symbolize different kingdoms. God has the power to do as he wills as in Luke 1:52

He has brought down rulers from their thrones, And has exalted those who were humble.

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