And the people
`am  (am)
a people (as a congregated unit); specifically, a tribe (as those of Israel); hence (collectively) troops or attendants; figuratively, a flock -- folk, men, nation, people.
shall be as the burnings
misraphah  (mis-raw-faw')
combustion, i.e. cremation (of a corpse), or calcination (of lime) -- burning.
of lime
siyd  (seed)
lime (as boiling when slacked) -- lime, plaister.
as thorns
qowts  (kotse)
a thorn -- thorn.
cut up
kacach  (kaw-sakh')
to cut off -- cut down (up).
shall they be burned
yatsath  (yaw-tsath')
to burn or set on fire; figuratively, to desolate -- burn (up), be desolate, set (on) fire (fire), kindle.
in the fire
'esh  (aysh)
fire -- burning, fiery, fire, flaming, hot.