Lamentations 5:8

“Servants have ruled over us: there is none that doth deliver us out of their hand.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Lamentations 5:8

Seruants haue ruled ouer vs: there is none that doeth deliuer vs out of their hand.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Slaves rule over us; There is no one to deliver us from their hand.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Servants rule over us: There is none to deliver us out of their hand.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Servants are ruling over us, and there is no one to make us free from their hands.
- Basic English Bible

Bondmen rule over us: there is no deliverer out of their hand.
- Darby Bible

Servants have ruled over us: there is none that doth deliver us out of their hand.
- Webster's Bible

Servants rule over us: There is none to deliver us out of their hand.
- World English Bible

Servants have ruled over us, A deliverer there is none from their hand.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Servants rule over us; there is none to deliver us out of their hand.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Lamentations 5:8

Wesley's Notes for Lamentations 5:8


5:6 We - The ten tribes were all carried captives into Assyria, and many of the kingdom of Judah fled into Egypt. Giving the hand may signify labouring for them: or, yielding up themselves to their power.

5:7 Their iniquities - The punishment of them.

5:9 The sword - The enemies lay encamped in all the plains, so that they could stir out no way but the sword of the Chaldeans was upon them.


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