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Jeremiah 38:19

    Jeremiah 38:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Zedekiah the king said unto Jeremiah, I am afraid of the Jews that are fallen to the Chaldeans, lest they deliver me into their hand, and they mock me.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Zedekiah the king said to Jeremiah, I am afraid of the Jews that are fallen to the Chaldeans, lest they deliver me into their hand, and they mock me.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Zedekiah the king said unto Jeremiah, I am afraid of the Jews that are fallen away to the Chaldeans, lest they deliver me into their hand, and they mock me.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And King Zedekiah said to Jeremiah, I am troubled on account of the Jews who have gone over to the Chaldaeans, for fear that they may give me up to them and they will put me to shame.

    Webster's Revision

    And Zedekiah the king said unto Jeremiah, I am afraid of the Jews that are fallen away to the Chaldeans, lest they deliver me into their hand, and they mock me.

    World English Bible

    Zedekiah the king said to Jeremiah, I am afraid of the Jews who are fallen away to the Chaldeans, lest they deliver me into their hand, and they mock me.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Zedekiah the king said unto Jeremiah, I am afraid of the Jews that are fallen away to the Chaldeans, lest they deliver me into their hand, and they mock me.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 38:19

    They mock me - Insult me, and exhibit me in triumph.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 38:19

    The Jews that are fallen to the Chaldaeans - These deserters probably formed a numerous party, and now would be the more indignant with Zedekiah for having rejected their original advice to submit.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 38:19

    38:19 Lest they - Lest the Chaldeans should deliver me into the hands of those Jews which have fallen to them.