Jeremiah 24:2

Overview - Jeremiah 24
Under the type of good and bad figs,
he foreshews the restoration of them that were in captivity;
and the desolation of Zedekiah and the rest.
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Jeremiah 24:2  (King James Version)
One basket had very good figs, even like the figs that are first ripe: and the other basket had very naughty figs, which could not be eaten, they were so bad.
 


One basket
5-7 ; Hosea 9:10 ; Micah 7:1

first ripe
The {boccore,} or figs of the early sort; perhaps those which are ripe about six weeks before the full season, which are reckoned a great dainty
See Note on Isaiah 28:4 .

naughty
The winter fig, probably, then in its crude or unripe state.
8-10 ; Isaiah 5:4 Isaiah 5:7 ; Ezekiel 15:2-5 ; Malachi 1:12-14 ; Matthew 5:13

they were so bad
Hebrew for badness.
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