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Jeremiah 36:25

    Jeremiah 36:25 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Nevertheless Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll: but he would not hear them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Nevertheless Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll: but he would not hear them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Moreover Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll; but he would not hear them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made a strong request to the king not to let the book be burned, but he would not give ear to them.

    Webster's Revision

    Moreover Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll; but he would not hear them.

    World English Bible

    Moreover Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the scroll; but he would not hear them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Moreover Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession to the king that he would not burn the roll: but he would not hear them.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 36:25

    Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah - Three of the princes wished to save the roll, and entreated the king that it might not be burnt. They would have saved it out of the fire, but the king would not permit it to be done.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 36:25

    It is remarkable to find Elnathan interceding for Jeremiah after the office he had discharged toward Urijah Jeremiah 26:22.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 36:25

    36:25 Elnathan - These princes seemed to have had a greater dread of God upon their hearts than the rest.