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Lamentations 3:29

    Lamentations 3:29 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    He putteth his mouth in the dust; if so be there may be hope.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    He puts his mouth in the dust; if so be there may be hope.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Let him put his mouth in the dust, if so be there may be hope.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Let him put his mouth in the dust, if by chance there may be hope.

    Webster's Revision

    Let him put his mouth in the dust, if so be there may be hope.

    World English Bible

    Let him put his mouth in the dust, if so be there may be hope.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Let him put his mouth in the dust; if so be there may he hope.

    Clarke's Commentary on Lamentations 3:29

    He putteth his mouth in the dust - Lives in a state of deep humility.

    If so be there may be hope - Because there is room for hope.

    Wesley's Notes on Lamentations 3:29

    3:29 In the dust - Both this and the former verse s let us know the duty of persons under afflictions.