Jeremiah 48:14

“How say ye, We are mighty and strong men for the war?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 48:14

How say yee, We are mightie and strong men for the warre?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"How can you say, 'We are mighty warriors, And men valiant for battle'?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

How say ye, We are mighty men, and valiant men for the war?
- American Standard Version (1901)

How say you, We are men of war and strong fighters?
- Basic English Bible

How do ye say, We are mighty, and men of valour for the war?
- Darby Bible

How say ye, We are mighty and strong men for the war?
- Webster's Bible

How do you say, We are mighty men, and valiant men for the war?
- World English Bible

How do ye say, We [are] mighty, And men of strength for battle?
- Youngs Literal Bible

How say ye: 'We are mighty men, and valiant men for the war'?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 48:14

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 48:14


48:12 Wanderers - The Chaldeans, who wandered from their own country to conquer other people. Break his bottles - He had before compared the Moabites, to wine settled upon the lees, here he saith, that God would send those that should not only disturb, but destroy them.

48:13 Bethel - The golden calves, which Jeroboam set up at Dan and Bethel.

48:16 Is near - Josephus tells us this destruction came upon the Moabites five years after the siege of Jerusalem.


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