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Jeremiah 36:20

    Jeremiah 36:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they went in to the king into the court, but they laid up the roll in the chamber of Elishama the scribe, and told all the words in the ears of the king.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they went in to the king into the court, but they laid up the roll in the chamber of Elishama the scribe, and told all the words in the ears of the king.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And they went in to the king into the court; but they had laid up the roll in the chamber of Elishama the scribe; and they told all the words in the ears of the king.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then they went into the open square to the king; but the book they put away in the room of Elishama the scribe; and they gave the king an account of all the words.

    Webster's Revision

    And they went in to the king into the court; but they had laid up the roll in the chamber of Elishama the scribe; and they told all the words in the ears of the king.

    World English Bible

    They went in to the king into the court; but they had laid up the scroll in the room of Elishama the scribe; and they told all the words in the ears of the king.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And they went in to the king into the court; but they had laid up the roll in the chamber of Elishama the scribe; and they told all the words in the ears of the king.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 36:20

    The court - i. e., The inner quadrangle of the palace, in which was the royal residence.

    They laid up the roll - They left the scroll in charge, i. e., in the care of someone.