Jeremiah 46:11

“Go up into Gilead, and take balm, O virgin, the daughter of Egypt: in vain shalt thou use many medicines; for thou shalt not be cured.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 46:11

Goe vp into Gilead, and take balme, O virgine, the daughter of Egypt: in vaine shalt thou vse many medicines: for thou shalt not be cured.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Go up to Gilead and obtain balm, O virgin daughter of Egypt! In vain have you multiplied remedies; There is no healing for you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Go up into Gilead, and take balm, O virgin daughter of Egypt: in vain dost thou use many medicines; there is no healing for thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Go up to Gilead and take sweet oil, O virgin daughter of Egypt: there is no help in all your medical arts; nothing will make you well.
- Basic English Bible

Go up to Gilead, and fetch balm, O virgin-daughter of Egypt! In vain shalt thou multiply remedies: there is no healing for thee.
- Darby Bible

Go up into Gilead, and take balm, O virgin, the daughter of Egypt: in vain shalt thou use many medicines; for thou shalt not be cured.
- Webster's Bible

Go up into Gilead, and take balm, virgin daughter of Egypt: in vain do you use many medicines; there is no healing for you.
- World English Bible

Go up to Gilead, and take balm, O virgin daughter of Egypt, In vain thou hast multiplied medicines, Healing there is none for thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Go up into Gilead, and take balm, O virgin daughter of Egypt; in vain dost thou use many medicines; there is no cure for thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 46:11

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 46:11


46:9 And the Lydians - They were all auxiliaries to the Egyptians in this expedition.

46:10 Made drunk - These phrases only metaphorically signify, the great slaughter God would make that day amongst the Egyptians.

46:12 Stumbled - Stumbling one upon another, so that both those that went before, and those who followed after, should fall together.


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