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Jeremiah 6:12 DBY

12 And their houses shall be turned unto others, [their] fields and wives together; for I will stretch out my hand upon the inhabitants of the land, saith Jehovah.

Study tools for Jeremiah 6:12

  • a 6:1 - Perhaps 'of fire:' see Judg. 20.38.
  • b 6:1 - i.e. the vineyard house.
  • c 6:1 - Or 'breach,' as ver. 14; ch. 8.21.
  • d 6:6 - Or 'punished.'
  • e 6:11 - others 'I will pour it out.'
  • f 6:14 - Or 'wound.'
  • g 6:14 - Many omit 'the daughter of,' but see ch. 8.11.
  • h 6:15 - Or 'They have come to shame because:' so in ch. 8.12.
  • i 6:18 - Or 'nations, and know the testimony that is among them.'
  • j 6:20 - As 'sweet myrtle,' Ex. 30.23; 'calamus,' Cant. 4.14; 'cane,' Isa. 43.24.
  • k 6:25 - Heb. Magor-missabib: see ch. 20.3.
  • l 6:27 - Or 'for a watch-tower.'
  • m 6:29 - * i.e. so that the current of air, needed to cause the lead to carry off the dross, ceased, leaving unrefined (reprobate) silver. It might read 'the bellows puff.'
  • n 6:29 - Others, 'out of their fire [cometh] lead.'