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Jeremiah 46:6

    Jeremiah 46:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Let not the swift flee away, nor the mighty man escape; they shall stumble, and fall toward the north by the river Euphrates.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Let not the swift flee away, nor the mighty man escape; they shall stumble, and fall toward the north by the river Euphrates.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Let not the swift flee away, nor the mighty man escape; in the north by the river Euphrates have they stumbled and fallen.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Let not the quick-footed go in flight, or the man of war get away; on the north, by the river Euphrates, they are slipping and falling.

    Webster's Revision

    Let not the swift flee away, nor the mighty man escape; in the north by the river Euphrates have they stumbled and fallen.

    World English Bible

    Don't let the swift flee away, nor the mighty man escape; in the north by the river Euphrates have they stumbled and fallen.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Let not the swift flee away, nor the mighty man escape; in the north by the river Euphrates have they stumbled, and fallen.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 46:6

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 46:6

    Let not the swift flee away - Even the swiftest shall not be able to escape.

    They shall - fall toward the north - By the Euphrates, which was northward of Judea. Here the Egyptian army was routed with great

    slaughter.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 46:6

    Translate it: "The swift shall not flee away, and the hero shall not escape: in the north on the bank of the river Euphrates they shall stumble and fall."

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 46:6

    46:6 Let not the swift - It is in vain for the swift to flee away, the mighty men shall not escape, but they shall stumble and fall at Carchemish, which was near the river Euphrates, and northward from Egypt.