Jeremiah 50:36

“A sword is upon the liars; and they shall dote: a sword is upon her mighty men; and they shall be dismayed.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

A sword is vpon the lyers, and they shall dote: a sword is vpon her mighty men, and they shalbe dismayed.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"A sword against the oracle priests, and they will become fools! A sword against her mighty men, and they will be shattered!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A sword is upon the boasters, and they shall become fools; a sword is upon her mighty men, and they shall be dismayed.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A sword is on the men of pride, and they will become foolish: a sword is on her men of war, and they will be broken.
- Basic English Bible

the sword is upon the liars, and they shall become fools; the sword is upon her mighty men, and they shall be dismayed;
- Darby Bible

A sword is upon the liars; and they shall be sottish: a sword is upon her mighty men; and they shall be dismayed.
- Webster's Bible

A sword is on the boasters, and they shall become fools; a sword is on her mighty men, and they shall be dismayed.
- World English Bible

A sword [is] on the princes, And they have become foolish; A sword [is] on her mighty ones, And they have been broken down;
- Youngs Literal Bible

A sword is upon the boasters, and they shall become fools; a sword is upon her mighty men, and they shall be dismayed.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 50:36


50:36 Dote - Their soothsayers and wizards shall dote, not foreseeing what will be. Dismayed - Their hearts shall fail them when this day comes.


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