Jeremiah 12:8

“Mine heritage is unto me as a lion in the forest; it crieth out against me: therefore have I hated it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 12:8

Mine heritage is vnto me as a lyon in the forrest: it cryeth out against me, therefore haue I hated it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"My inheritance has become to Me Like a lion in the forest; She has roared against Me; Therefore I have come to hate her.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My heritage is become unto me as a lion in the forest: she hath uttered her voice against me; therefore I have hated her.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My heritage has become like a lion in the woodland to me; her voice has been loud against me; so I have hate for her.
- Basic English Bible

My heritage is become unto me as a lion in the forest; it hath raised its voice against me: therefore have I hated it.
- Darby Bible

My heritage is to me as a lion in the forest; it crieth out against me: therefore have I hated it.
- Webster's Bible

My heritage is become to me as a lion in the forest: she has uttered her voice against me; therefore I have hated her.
- World English Bible

Mine inheritance hath been to Me as a lion in a forest, She gave forth against Me with her voice, Therefore I have hated her.
- Youngs Literal Bible

My heritage is become unto Me as a lion in the forest; she hath uttered her voice against Me; therefore have I hated her.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 12:8

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 12:8


12:8 As a lion - Those that were my sheep, are become like lions.


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