Verse 12. Teman - The metropolis of Idumea, so called from Esau's grandson of that name. Bozrah - This was a very strong city, and one of the chief in the whole kingdom, so that in the menace against Bozrah and Teman, the strength and glory of Edom is threatened with an utter overthrow.
Verse 13. Enlarge their border - By destroying all that dwelt in it, and hereafter might claim a title to it.
Verse 14. With a tempest - With irresistible force, and surprising swiftness.