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Lamentations 3:56

    Lamentations 3:56 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Thou hast heard my voice: hide not thine ear at my breathing, at my cry.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    You have heard my voice: hide not your ear at my breathing, at my cry.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Thou heardest my voice; hide not thine ear at my breathing, at my cry.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    My voice came to you; let not your ear be shut to my breathing, to my cry.

    Webster's Revision

    Thou heardest my voice; hide not thine ear at my breathing, at my cry.

    World English Bible

    You heard my voice; don't hide your ear at my breathing, at my cry.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Thou heardest my voice; hide not thine ear at my breathing, at my cry.

    Definitions for Lamentations 3:56

    Ear - To work, till, or plough the ground.

    Clarke's Commentary on Lamentations 3:56

    Hide not thine ear at my breathing - He dared not even to complain, nor to cry, nor to pray aloud: he was obliged to whisper his prayer to God. It was only a breathing.

    Barnes' Notes on Lamentations 3:56

    Thou hast heard - In sending Ebedmelech to deliver me. The next clause signifies "Hide not thine ear to my relief to my cry," i. e. to my cry for relief.

    Wesley's Notes on Lamentations 3:56

    3:56 Heard - In former afflictions. Hide not - Shew me now the same favour.