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Jeremiah 13:26

    Jeremiah 13:26 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Therefore will I discover thy skirts upon thy face, that thy shame may appear.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Therefore will I discover your skirts on your face, that your shame may appear.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Therefore will I also uncover thy skirts upon thy face, and thy shame shall appear.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So I will have your skirts uncovered before your face, in order that your shame may be seen.

    Webster's Revision

    Therefore will I also uncover thy skirts upon thy face, and thy shame shall appear.

    World English Bible

    Therefore will I also uncover your skirts on your face, and your shame shall appear.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Therefore will I also discover thy skirts upon thy face, and thy shame shall appear.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 13:26

    Therefore will I discover thy skirts upon thy face - It was the custom to punish lewd women by stripping them naked, and exposing them to public view; or by throwing their clothes over their heads, as here intimated. Was this the way to correct the evil?

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 13:26

    Therefore will I-- literally, "And I also;" I also must have my turn, I too must retaliate. Compare Nahum 3:5.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 13:26

    13:26 Therefore - I will expose thee to shame and contempt.