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Jeremiah 50:35

    Jeremiah 50:35 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    A sword is upon the Chaldeans, saith the LORD, and upon the inhabitants of Babylon, and upon her princes, and upon her wise men.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    A sword is on the Chaldeans, said the LORD, and on the inhabitants of Babylon, and on her princes, and on her wise men.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    A sword is upon the Chaldeans, saith Jehovah, and upon the inhabitants of Babylon, and upon her princes, and upon her wise men.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    A sword is on the Chaldaeans, says the Lord, and on the people of Babylon, and on her rulers and on her wise men.

    Webster's Revision

    A sword is upon the Chaldeans, saith Jehovah, and upon the inhabitants of Babylon, and upon her princes, and upon her wise men.

    World English Bible

    A sword is on the Chaldeans, says Yahweh, and on the inhabitants of Babylon, and on her princes, and on her wise men.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    A sword is upon the Chaldeans, saith the LORD, and upon the inhabitants of Babylon, and upon her princes, and upon her wise men.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 50:35

    A sword - War and its calamities, or any grievous plague; and so in the following verses.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 50:35

    Omit "is." A summons comes from Yahweh, Israel's Goel, to the sword to fall upon all the elements of Babylon's greatness. The princes were her rulers at home and her generals in war. The wise men were those upon whose learning she so prided herself (Daniel 1:4 note).