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Jeremiah 51:29

    Jeremiah 51:29 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the land shall tremble and sorrow: for every purpose of the LORD shall be performed against Babylon, to make the land of Babylon a desolation without an inhabitant.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the land shall tremble and sorrow: for every purpose of the LORD shall be performed against Babylon, to make the land of Babylon a desolation without an inhabitant.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the land trembleth and is in pain; for the purposes of Jehovah against Babylon do stand, to make the land of Babylon a desolation, without inhabitant.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the land is shaking and in pain: for the purposes of the Lord are fixed, to make the land of Babylon an unpeopled waste.

    Webster's Revision

    And the land trembleth and is in pain; for the purposes of Jehovah against Babylon do stand, to make the land of Babylon a desolation, without inhabitant.

    World English Bible

    The land trembles and is in pain; for the purposes of Yahweh against Babylon do stand, to make the land of Babylon a desolation, without inhabitant.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the land trembleth and is in pain: for the purposes of the LORD against Babylon do stand, to make the land of Babylon a desolation, without inhabitant.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 51:29

    Without - Outside.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 51:29

    And the land shall tremble - It is represented here as trembling under the numerous armies that are passing over it, and the prancing of their horses.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 51:29

    The literal translation is:

    Then the earth quaked and writhed;

    For the thoughts of Yahweh against

    Babel have stood fast;

    To make Babel a waste without inhabitant.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 51:29

    51:29 The land - Babylon, or the land of Chaldea.