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Jeremiah 29:5

    Jeremiah 29:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Build ye houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Build you houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Build ye houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Go on building houses and living in them, and planting gardens and using the fruit of them;

    Webster's Revision

    Build ye houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them.

    World English Bible

    Build houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Build ye houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them;

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 29:5

    Build ye houses - Prepare for a long continuance in your present captivity. Provide yourselves with the necessaries of life, and multiply in the land, that ye may become a powerful people.