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Jeremiah 31:4

    Jeremiah 31:4 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Again I will build thee, and thou shalt be built, O virgin of Israel: thou shalt again be adorned with thy tabrets, and shalt go forth in the dances of them that make merry.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Again I will build you, and you shall be built, O virgin of Israel: you shall again be adorned with your tabrets, and shall go forth in the dances of them that make merry.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Again will I build thee, and thou shalt be built, O virgin of Israel: again shalt thou be adorned with thy tabrets, and shalt go forth in the dances of them that make merry.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    I will again make new your buildings, O virgin of Israel, and you will take up your place: again you will take up your instruments of music, and go out in the dances of those who are glad.

    Webster's Revision

    Again will I build thee, and thou shalt be built, O virgin of Israel: again shalt thou be adorned with thy tabrets, and shalt go forth in the dances of them that make merry.

    World English Bible

    Again will I build you, and you shall be built, O virgin of Israel: again you shall be adorned with your tambourines, and shall go forth in the dances of those who make merry.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Again will I build thee, and thou shalt be built, O virgin of Israel: again shalt thou be adorned with thy tabrets, and shalt go forth in the dances of them that make merry.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 31:4

    O virgin of Israel - Israelites in general; now called virgin, because restored to their ancient purity.

    With thy tabrets - Women in general played on these; they were used in times of rejoicing, and accompanied with dancing. To these customs, still preserved, the prophet alludes.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 31:4

    O virgin of Israel - i. e., the whole people (compare Jeremiah 14:17 note).