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Jeremiah 48:20

    Jeremiah 48:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Moab is confounded; for it is broken down: howl and cry; tell ye it in Arnon, that Moab is spoiled,

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Moab is confounded; for it is broken down: howl and cry; tell you it in Arnon, that Moab is spoiled,

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Moab is put to shame; for it is broken down: wail and cry; tell ye it by the Arnon, that Moab is laid waste.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Moab has been put to shame, she is broken: make loud sounds of grief, crying out for help; give the news in Arnon, that Moab has been made waste.

    Webster's Revision

    Moab is put to shame; for it is broken down: wail and cry; tell ye it by the Arnon, that Moab is laid waste.

    World English Bible

    Moab is disappointed; for it is broken down: wail and cry; tell it by the Arnon, that Moab is laid waste.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Moab is put to shame; for it is broken down: howl and cry; tell ye it in Arnon, that Moab is laid waste.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 48:20

    Tell - To number; count.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 48:20

    Tell ye it in Arnon - Apprize the inhabitants there that the territories of Moab are invaded, and the country about to be destroyed, that they may provide for their own safety.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 48:20

    Or, "Moab is ashamed, because she (Dibon) is broken" by her fortifications being battered down.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 48:20

    48:20 Arnon - Arnon was the name of a river; it was the border of Moab: probably the adjacent country or city might take its name from the river.