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Jeremiah 6:5

    Jeremiah 6:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Arise, and let us go by night, and let us destroy her palaces.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Arise, and let us go by night, and let us destroy her palaces.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Arise, and let us go up by night, and let us destroy her palaces.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Up! let us go up by night, and send destruction on her great houses.

    Webster's Revision

    Arise, and let us go up by night, and let us destroy her palaces.

    World English Bible

    Arise, and let us go up by night, and let us destroy her palaces."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Arise, and let us go up by night, and let us destroy her palaces.

    Definitions for Jeremiah 6:5

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 6:5

    Arise, and let us go by night - Since we have lost the day, let us not lose the night; but, taking advantage of the darkness, let us make a powerful assault while they are under the impression of terror.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 6:5

    Up! and we will make the assault "by night!"

    And destroy "her palaces."

    The generals delay the assault until the next morning. The soldiers consider themselves aggrieved at this, and clamour for a night attack.

    Wesley's Notes on Jeremiah 6:5

    6:5 This night - They would lose neither day nor night; which shews that, they were extraordinarily stirred up by God in this expedition.