Jeremiah 51:41

“How is Sheshach taken! and how is the praise of the whole earth surprised! how is Babylon become an astonishment among the nations!”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

How is Sheshach taken? and how is the praise of the whole earth surprised? how is Babylon become an astonishment among the nations?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"How Sheshak has been captured, And the praise of the whole earth been seized! How Babylon has become an object of horror among the nations!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

How is Sheshach taken! and the praise of the whole earth seized! how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!
- American Standard Version (1901)

How is Babylon taken! and the praise of all the earth surprised! how has Babylon become a cause of wonder among the nations!
- Basic English Bible

How is Sheshach taken! and how is the praise of the whole earth seized! How is Babylon become an astonishment among the nations!
- Darby Bible

How is Sheshach taken! and how is the praise of the whole earth surprised! how is Babylon become an astonishment among the nations!
- Webster's Bible

How is Sheshach taken! and the praise of the whole earth seized! how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!
- World English Bible

How hath Sheshach been captured, Yea, caught is the praise of the whole earth, How hath Babylon been for an astonishment among nations.
- Youngs Literal Bible

How is Sheshach taken! and the praise of the whole earth seized! How is Babylon become an astonishment among the nations!
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 51:41


51:41 Sheshach - A name given to the city of Babylon.


Discussion for Jeremiah 51:41

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