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Jeremiah 51:53 CEB

53 Even if Babylon scales the heavens and strengthens its towering defenses, the destroying armies will still come against her, at my command, declares the LORD.

Study tools for Jeremiah 51:53

  • a 51:1 - Or <i>the inhabitants of Leb qamai</i>, a reference to Chaldea (Babylonia); or <i>those who rise up against me</i>
  • b 51:2 - Or <i>foreigners</i>
  • c 51:6 - Or <i>she </i>or <i>it</i>
  • d 51:13 - Heb uncertain
  • e 51:14 - Heb lacks <i>cities</i>.
  • f 51:34 - Or <i>He’s made us an empty container.</i>
  • g 51:41 - <i>Sheshach </i>is a name for Babylon.
  • h 51:59 - Or <i>officer of rest</i>, often translated as <i>quartermaster</i>