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Jeremiah 50:11

    Jeremiah 50:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Because ye were glad, because ye rejoiced, O ye destroyers of mine heritage, because ye are grown fat as the heifer at grass, and bellow as bulls;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Because you were glad, because you rejoiced, O you destroyers of my heritage, because you are grown fat as the heifer at grass, and bellow as bulls;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Because ye are glad, because ye rejoice, O ye that plunder my heritage, because ye are wanton as a heifer that treadeth out the grain , and neigh as strong horses;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Because you are glad, because you are lifted up with pride, you wasters of my heritage, because you are playing like a young cow put out to grass, and you make a noise like strong horses;

    Webster's Revision

    Because ye are glad, because ye rejoice, O ye that plunder my heritage, because ye are wanton as a heifer that treadeth out the grain , and neigh as strong horses;

    World English Bible

    Because you are glad, because you rejoice, O you who plunder my heritage, because you are wanton as a heifer that treads out [the grain], and neigh as strong horses;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Because ye are glad, because ye rejoice, O ye that plunder mine heritage, because ye are wanton as an heifer that treadeth out the corn, and neigh as strong horses;

    Definitions for Jeremiah 50:11

    Heritage - Allotment; possession.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 50:11

    As the heifer at grass - Ye were wanton in the desolations ye brought upon Judea.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 50:11

    50:11 Because - They rejoiced at the ruin of the Jews. Fat - The cause for which Babylon is threatened, was doubtless their luxury of all sorts commonly attending great wealth.