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Jeremiah 49:31

    Jeremiah 49:31 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Arise, get you up unto the wealthy nation, that dwelleth without care, saith the LORD, which have neither gates nor bars, which dwell alone.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Arise, get you up to the wealthy nation, that dwells without care, said the LORD, which have neither gates nor bars, which dwell alone.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Arise, get you up unto a nation that is at ease, that dwelleth without care, saith Jehovah; that have neither gates nor bars, that dwell alone.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Up! go against a nation which is living in comfort and without fear of danger, says the Lord, without doors or locks, living by themselves.

    Webster's Revision

    Arise, get you up unto a nation that is at ease, that dwelleth without care, saith Jehovah; that have neither gates nor bars, that dwell alone.

    World English Bible

    Arise, go up to a nation that is at ease, that dwells without care, says Yahweh; that have neither gates nor bars, that dwell alone.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Arise, get you up unto a nation that is at ease, that dwelleth without care, saith the LORD; which have neither gates nor bars, which dwell alone.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 49:31

    Without - Outside.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 49:31

    The wealthy nation - גוי שליו goi sheleiv, "the peaceable nation" -

    Have neither gates nor bars - The Arabs, who had nothing but their tents; no cities, nor even permanent villages.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 49:31

    The wealthy nation - Or, a nation at rest, living securely and in confidence.

    Which dwell alone - They dwell alone, i. e., have neither alliances with other nations, nor contact by commerce.