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Lamentations 4:16

    Lamentations 4:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The anger of the LORD hath divided them; he will no more regard them: they respected not the persons of the priests, they favoured not the elders.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The anger of the LORD has divided them; he will no more regard them: they respected not the persons of the priests, they favored not the elders.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The anger of Jehovah hath scattered them; he will no more regard them: They respected not the persons of the priests, they favored not the elders.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The face of the Lord has sent them in all directions; he will no longer take care of them: they had no respect for the priests, they gave no honour to the old men.

    Webster's Revision

    The anger of Jehovah hath scattered them; he will no more regard them: They respected not the persons of the priests, they favored not the elders.

    World English Bible

    The anger of Yahweh has scattered them; he will no more regard them: They didn't respect the persons of the priests, they didn't favor the elders.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The anger of the LORD hath divided them; he will no more regard them: they respected not the persons of the priests, they favoured not the elders.

    Barnes' Notes on Lamentations 4:16

    Princes are hanged up by their hand.

    The faces of eiders were not honored.

    Lamentations 4:16Literally, The countenance of Yahweh hath scattered them, has driven these outlawed priests here and there, "and He will no more regard them" with favor.

    Wesley's Notes on Lamentations 4:16

    4:16 The anger - These words seem to be the language of their enemies triumphing over them. They - Their enemies had no regard to the most venerable persons among them.