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Lamentations 3:52

    Lamentations 3:52 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Mine enemies chased me sore, like a bird, without cause.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    My enemies chased me sore, like a bird, without cause.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    They have chased me sore like a bird, they that are mine enemies without cause.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    They who are against me without cause have gone hard after me as if I was a bird;

    Webster's Revision

    They have chased me sore like a bird, they that are mine enemies without cause.

    World English Bible

    They have chased me relentlessly like a bird, those who are my enemies without cause.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    They have chased me sore like a bird, that are mine enemies without cause.

    Definitions for Lamentations 3:52

    Without - Outside.

    Clarke's Commentary on Lamentations 3:52

    Mine enemies chased me - From this to the end of the chapter the prophet speaks of his own personal sufferings, and especially of those which he endured in the dungeon. See Jeremiah 38:6, etc.

    Barnes' Notes on Lamentations 3:52

    Or, "They who without cause are mine enemies have hunted me sore like a bird." Probably the prophet is speaking of his personal sorrows.