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Jeremiah 51:57 CEB

57 I'll make her leaders and sages drunk, her governors, officials, and warriors as well. They will sleep forever, never to get up, declares the king, whose name is the LORD of heavenly forces.

Study tools for Jeremiah 51:57

  • 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>