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Jeremiah 48:42

    Jeremiah 48:42 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he hath magnified himself against the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he has magnified himself against the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he hath magnified himself against Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Moab will come to an end as a people, because he has been lifting himself up against the Lord.

    Webster's Revision

    And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he hath magnified himself against Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he has magnified himself against Yahweh.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he hath magnified himself against the LORD.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 48:42

    Moab shall be destroyed from being a people - They shall not have a king or civil governor: and I doubt whether there be any evidence that they were ever reinstated in their national character. They were captivated by the Chaldeans; and probably many returned with the Jews on the edict of Cyrus: but as to their being an independent nation after this, where is the positive proof?