Jeremiah 49:17

“Also Edom shall be a desolation: every one that goeth by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss at all the plagues thereof.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 49:17

Also Edom shalbe a desolation: euery one þt goeth by it shalbe astonished, and shall hisse at all the plagues thereof,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Edom will become an object of horror; everyone who passes by it will be horrified and will hiss at all its wounds.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Edom shall become an astonishment: every one that passeth by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss at all the plagues thereof.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Edom will become a cause of wonder: everyone who goes by will be overcome with wonder, and make sounds of fear at all her punishments.
- Basic English Bible

And Edom shall be an astonishment: every one that goeth by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss, because of all the plagues thereof.
- Darby Bible

Also Edom shall be a desolation: every one that goeth by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss at all her plagues.
- Webster's Bible

Edom shall become an astonishment: everyone who passes by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss at all its plagues.
- World English Bible

And Edom hath been for a desolation, Every passer by her is astonished, And doth hiss because of all her plagues.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Edom shall become an astonishment; every one that passeth by it shall be astonished and shall hiss at all the plagues thereof.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 49:17

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 49:17


49:19 Behold - The Edomites shall come up fiercely against Nebuchadrezzar, but will suddenly flee, yea even from their own country. Appoint - Into whose hands shall I give that country. For who - For I can do whatsoever I please. Will appoint - And who will appoint me a time to plead with men? Who is - Where is that king or potentate that will stand before me?


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