Jeremiah 48:1-7 DBY

1 Concerning Moab. Thus saith Jehovah of hosts, the God of Israel: Woe unto Nebo! for it is spoiled; Kirjathaim is put to shame, it is taken; Misgab a is put to shame and dismayed.

References for Jeremiah 48:1

    • Ÿ 48:1 - Or 'the fortress.'
      2 Moab's praise b is no more; in Heshbon they have devised c evil against her: Come, and let us cut her off from [being] a nation. Thou also, O Madmen, shalt be cut down; the sword shall pursue thee.

      References for Jeremiah 48:2

        • Ź 48:2 - Or 'exultation.'
        • ź 48:2 - A play on words: B'Heshbon hashbu.
          3 A voice of crying from Horonaim; wasting and great destruction!
          4 Moab is destroyed; her little ones d have caused a cry to be heard.

          References for Jeremiah 48:4

            • Ż 48:4 - See ch. 14.3.
              5 For by the ascent of Luhith continual weeping shall go up; for in the descent of Horonaim is heard the anguish of the cry of destruction.
              6 Flee, save your lives, and be like a shrub e in the wilderness.

              References for Jeremiah 48:6

                • ż 48:6 - Or 'a denuded person,' as ch. 17.6.
                  7 For because thou hast confided in thy works and in thy treasures, thou also shalt be taken, and Chemosh f shall go forth into captivity, his priests and his princes together.

                  References for Jeremiah 48:7

                    • Ž 48:7 - The Moabitish divinity.