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Jeremiah 50:23

    Jeremiah 50:23 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    How is the hammer of the whole earth cut asunder and broken! how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    How is the hammer of the whole earth cut asunder and broken! how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    How is the hammer of the whole earth cut asunder and broken! how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    How is the hammer of all the earth cut in two and broken! how has Babylon become a waste among the nations!

    Webster's Revision

    How is the hammer of the whole earth cut asunder and broken! how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!

    World English Bible

    How is the hammer of the whole earth cut apart and broken! how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    How is the hammer of the whole earth cut asunder and broken! how is Babylon become a desolation among the nations!

    Definitions for Jeremiah 50:23

    Asunder - Apart from one another.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 50:23

    The hammer of the whole earth - Nebuchadnezzar dashed to pieces the nations against whom he warred. He was the scourge of the Lord.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 50:23

    The hammer - Babylon, by whose instrumentality Yahweh had crushed the nations, is now cut asunder, i. e., the head of iron or bronze is cut away from the wooden handle, and broken.