Nineveh stood for the essence of human self-exaltation and anti-God power
- Nineveh was a city of the Assyrian Empire.
- 500 miles east of Israel
- Gentiles - pagans, not worshipers of God, different people group
- Wicked - Polytheism, Witchcraft, Sorcery, Alcohol Abuse, Sexual Promiscuous
- Cruel - Assyrians were most known for was their violence and brutality.