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Jeremiah 17:17

    Jeremiah 17:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Be not a terror unto me: thou art my hope in the day of evil.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Be not a terror to me: you are my hope in the day of evil.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Be not a terror unto me: thou art my refuge in the day of evil.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Be not a cause of fear to me: you are my safe place in the day of evil.

    Webster's Revision

    Be not a terror unto me: thou art my refuge in the day of evil.

    World English Bible

    Don't be a terror to me: you are my refuge in the day of evil.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Be not a terror unto me: thou art my refuge in the day of evil.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 17:17

    Art - "Are"; second person singular.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 17:17

    Be not a terror unto me - Do not command me to predict miseries, and abandon me to them and to my enemies.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 17:17

    A terror - Rather, "a cause of dismay," or consternation Jeremiah 1:17. By not fulfilling Jeremiah's prediction God Himself seemed to put him to shame.