Jeremiah 15:12

“Shall iron break the northern iron and the steel?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Shall yron breake the Northren yron, and the steele?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Can anyone smash iron, Iron from the north, or bronze?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Can one break iron, even iron from the north, and brass?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Is it possible for iron to be broken; even iron from the north, and brass?
- Basic English Bible

Will iron break? iron from the north? and bronze?
- Darby Bible

Shall iron break the northern iron and the steel?
- Webster's Bible

Can one break iron, even iron from the north, and brass?
- World English Bible

Doth one break iron -- northern iron, and brass?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Can iron break iron from the north and brass?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 15:12


15:12 The northern iron - As the northern iron and steel is the hardest, and no iron could break that, so God having edged and hardened their enemies, the Chaldeans, all opposition to them would signify nothing.


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