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Jeremiah 21:6

    Jeremiah 21:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And I will smite the inhabitants of this city, both man and beast: they shall die of a great pestilence.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And I will smite the inhabitants of this city, both man and beast: they shall die of a great pestilence.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And I will smite the inhabitants of this city, both man and beast: they shall die of a great pestilence.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And I will send a great disease on the people living in this town, on man and on beast, causing their death.

    Webster's Revision

    And I will smite the inhabitants of this city, both man and beast: they shall die of a great pestilence.

    World English Bible

    I will strike the inhabitants of this city, both man and animal: they shall die of a great pestilence.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And I will smite the inhabitants of this city, both man and beast: they shall die of a great pestilence.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 21:6

    Smite - To strike; beat.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 21:6

    They shall die of a great pestilence - The sword may appear to be that of man, though I have given the Chaldeans their commission; but the pestilence shall appear to be the immediate act of God.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 21:6

    A great pestilence - As the result of the excessive crowding of men and animals in a confined space with all sanitary regulations utterly neglected.