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Jeremiah 15:11

    Jeremiah 15:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The LORD said, Verily it shall be well with thy remnant; verily I will cause the enemy to entreat thee well in the time of evil and in the time of affliction.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The LORD said, Truly it shall be well with your remnant; truly I will cause the enemy to entreat you well in the time of evil and in the time of affliction.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Jehovah said, Verily I will strengthen thee for good; verily I will cause the enemy to make supplication unto thee in the time of evil and in the time of affliction.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

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    Webster's Revision

    Jehovah said, Verily I will strengthen thee for good; verily I will cause the enemy to make supplication unto thee in the time of evil and in the time of affliction.

    World English Bible

    Yahweh said, Most certainly I will strengthen you for good; most certainly I will cause the enemy to make supplication to you in the time of evil and in the time of affliction.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The LORD said, Verily I will strengthen thee for good; verily I will cause the enemy to make supplication unto thee in the time of evil and in the time of affliction.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 15:11

    Entreat - To pursue after.
    Entreat - To treat; use.
    Verily - Truly; surely.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 15:11

    I will cause the enemy to entreat thee well in the time of evil - This was literally fulfilled; see Jeremiah 39:11, etc. Nebuchadnezzar had given strict charge to Nebuzaradan, commander in chief, to look well to Jeremiah, to do him no harm, and to grant him all the privileges he was pleased to ask.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 15:11

    Shall be well with thy remnant - Or, thy loosing shall be for good; in the sense of being set free, deliverance.

    To entreat thee well ... - Rather, "to supplicate thee in the time of evil etc.;" fulfilled in Jeremiah 21:1-2; Jeremiah 37:3; Jeremiah 42:2.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 15:11

    15:11 Thy remnant - The latter words of the verse expound the former; for by remnant is meant the remnant of days that Jeremiah had to live.