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Jeremiah 48:9

    Jeremiah 48:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Give wings unto Moab, that it may flee and get away: for the cities thereof shall be desolate, without any to dwell therein.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Give wings to Moab, that it may flee and get away: for the cities thereof shall be desolate, without any to dwell therein.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Give wings unto Moab, that she may fly and get her away: and her cities shall become a desolation, without any to dwell therein.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Put up a pillar for Moab, for she will come to a complete end: and her towns will become a waste, without anyone living in them.

    Webster's Revision

    Give wings unto Moab, that she may fly and get her away: and her cities shall become a desolation, without any to dwell therein.

    World English Bible

    Give wings to Moab, that she may fly and get her away: and her cities shall become a desolation, without any to dwell therein.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Give wings unto Moab, that she may fly and get her away: and her cities shall become a desolation, without any to dwell therein.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 48:9

    Without - Outside.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 48:9

    Give wings unto Moab - There is no hope in resistance, and to escape requires the speediest flight. I cannot conceive how Dahler came to translate thus: Tirez Moab par les chevaux, "Drag Moab away by the hair of the head."

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 48:9

    48:9 Give wings - The Moabites have need of wings like a bird to escape that ruin which is coming upon them.