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Jeremiah 48:19

    Jeremiah 48:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    O inhabitant of Aroer, stand by the way, and espy; ask him that fleeth, and her that escapeth, and say, What is done?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    O inhabitant of Aroer, stand by the way, and espy; ask him that flees, and her that escapes, and say, What is done?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    O inhabitant of Aroer, stand by the way, and watch: ask him that fleeth, and her that escapeth; say, What hath been done?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    O daughter of Aroer, take your station by the way, on the watch: questioning him who is in flight, and her who has got away safe, say, What has been done?

    Webster's Revision

    O inhabitant of Aroer, stand by the way, and watch: ask him that fleeth, and her that escapeth; say, What hath been done?

    World English Bible

    Inhabitant of Aroer, stand by the way, and watch: ask him who flees, and her who escapes; say, What has been done?

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    O inhabitant of Aroer, stand by the way, and espy: ask him that fleeth, and her that escapeth; say, What hath been done?

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 48:19

    O inhabitant of Aroer - See the note on Jeremiah 48:6 (note). This place, being at a greater distance, is counselled to watch for its own safety, and inquire of every passenger, What is done? that it may know when to pack up and be gone.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 48:19

    Aroer - On the Arnon, due south of Dibon. If Dibon falls, the turn of Aroer will come next, and therefore its inhabitants are to be on the look out, asking for news.