Jeremiah 2:6 DBY

6 And they said not, Where is Jehovah, that brought us up out of the land of Egypt, that led us in the wilderness, in a land of deserts and of pits, in a land of drought and of the shadow of death, in a land that no one passeth through, and where no man dwelleth?

Study tools for Jeremiah 2:6

  • a 2:7 - Heb. 'land of Carmel;' as ch. 4.26.
  • b 2:8 - Or 'rebelled:' so ver. 29; chs. 3.13; 33.8: see Isa. 1.2.
  • c 2:16 - See Notes, Isa. 19.13; 30.4; Jer. 44.1.
  • d 2:16 - Others, 'have broken.'
  • e 2:18 - i.e. the Nile.
  • f 2:20 - Or 'I had broken.'
  • g 2:34 - Or '... innocent poor; I have not found it by violently breaking in [i.e. into secret places], but upon all these.' For sense see Ex. 22.2,3.
  • h 2:37 - Lit. 'thy confidences.'