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Jeremiah 8:10

    Jeremiah 8:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Therefore will I give their wives unto others, and their fields to them that shall inherit them: for every one from the least even unto the greatest is given to covetousness, from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Therefore will I give their wives to others, and their fields to them that shall inherit them: for every one from the least even to the greatest is given to covetousness, from the prophet even to the priest every one deals falsely.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Therefore will I give their wives unto others, and their fields to them that shall possess them: for every one from the least even unto the greatest is given to covetousness; from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So I will give their wives to others, and their fields to those who will take them for themselves: for everyone, from the least to the greatest, is given up to getting money; from the priest even to the prophet, everyone is false.

    Webster's Revision

    Therefore will I give their wives unto others, and their fields to them that shall possess them: for every one from the least even unto the greatest is given to covetousness; from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.

    World English Bible

    Therefore will I give their wives to others, and their fields to those who shall possess them: for everyone from the least even to the greatest is given to covetousness; from the prophet even to the priest every one deals falsely.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Therefore will I give their wives unto others, and their fields to them that shall possess them: for every one from the least even unto the greatest is given to covetousness, from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 8:10

    Therefore will I give their wives - From this to the end of Jeremiah 8:15 is repeated from Jeremiah 6:13-15.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 8:10

    These verses are almost identical with Jeremiah 6:12-15.

    Jeremiah 8:10

    To them that shall inherit them - Rather, "to those that shall take possession of them, i. e., "to conquerors who shall take them by force.