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Jeremiah 26:23

    Jeremiah 26:23 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they fetched forth Urijah out of Egypt, and brought him unto Jehoiakim the king; who slew him with the sword, and cast his dead body into the graves of the common people.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they fetched forth Urijah out of Egypt, and brought him to Jehoiakim the king; who slew him with the sword, and cast his dead body into the graves of the common people.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and they fetched forth Uriah out of Egypt, and brought him unto Jehoiakim the king, who slew him with the sword, and cast his dead body into the graves of the common people.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And they took Uriah out of Egypt and came back with him to Jehoiakim the king; who put him to death with the sword, and had his dead body put into the resting-place of the bodies of the common people.

    Webster's Revision

    and they fetched forth Uriah out of Egypt, and brought him unto Jehoiakim the king, who slew him with the sword, and cast his dead body into the graves of the common people.

    World English Bible

    and they fetched forth Uriah out of Egypt, and brought him to Jehoiakim the king, who killed him with the sword, and cast his dead body into the graves of the common people.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and they fetched forth Uriah out of Egypt, and brought him unto Jehoiakim the king; who slew him with the sword, and cast his dead body into the graves of the common people.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 26:23

    Cast - Worn-out; old; cast-off.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 26:23

    Out of Egypt - As Jehoiakim was a vassal of Egypt, he would easily obtain the surrender of a man accused of treason.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 26:23

    26:23 Cast his body - Not in the sepulchers of the prophets, but amongst the vulgar people.