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Lamentations 5:14

    Lamentations 5:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The elders have ceased from the gate, the young men from their musick.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The elders have ceased from the gate, the young men from their music.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The elders have ceased from the gate, The young men from their music.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The old men are no longer seated in the doorway, and the music of the young men has come to an end.

    Webster's Revision

    The elders have ceased from the gate, The young men from their music.

    World English Bible

    The elders have ceased from the gate, The young men from their music.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The elders have ceased from the gate, the young men from their music.

    Clarke's Commentary on Lamentations 5:14

    The elders have ceased from the gate - There is now no more justice administered to the people; they are under military law, or disposed of in every sense according to the caprice of their masters.

    Barnes' Notes on Lamentations 5:14

    The gate - The gate was the place for public gatherings, for conversation, and the music of stringed instruments.