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Jeremiah 34:11

    Jeremiah 34:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    But afterward they turned, and caused the servants and the handmaids, whom they had let go free, to return, and brought them into subjection for servants and for handmaids.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    But afterward they turned, and caused the servants and the handmaids, whom they had let go free, to return, and brought them into subjection for servants and for handmaids.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    but afterwards they turned, and caused the servants and the handmaids, whom they had let go free, to return, and brought them into subjection for servants and for handmaids.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But later, they took back again the servants and the servant-girls whom they had let go free, and put them again under the yoke as servants and servant-girls.

    Webster's Revision

    but afterwards they turned, and caused the servants and the handmaids, whom they had let go free, to return, and brought them into subjection for servants and for handmaids.

    World English Bible

    but afterwards they turned, and caused the servants and the handmaids, whom they had let go free, to return, and brought them into subjection for servants and for handmaids.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    but afterwards they turned, and caused the servants and the handmaids, whom they had let go free, to return, and brought them into subjection for servants and for handmaids:

    Definitions for Jeremiah 34:11

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 34:11

    But afterward they turned - They had agreed to manumit them at the end of the seventh year; but when the seventh year was ended, they recalled their engagement, and detained their servants. This, I believe, is what is here meant.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 34:11

    They turned, and caused ... to return - But afterward they again made the slaves return.