Lamentations 1:5 DBY

5 Her adversaries have become the head, a her enemies prosper; for Jehovah hath afflicted her for the multitude of her transgressions: her children are gone into captivity before the adversary. b

References for Lamentations 1:5

    • a 1:5 - Or 'oppressor,' Tzar; so vers. 7,10,17: see Note o, Ps. 8.2, and Ps. 78.61.
    • b 1:5 - See Deut. 28.44.

      Study tools for Lamentations 1:5

      • a 1:5 - Or 'oppressor,' Tzar; so vers. 7,10,17: see Note o, Ps. 8.2, and Ps. 78.61.
      • b 1:5 - See Deut. 28.44.
      • c 1:7 - Or 'miseries:' see ch. 3.19; Isa. 58.7.
      • d 1:7 - Or 'by.'
      • e 1:7 - Or 'cessation' or 'days of rest,' and see Lev. 26.43.
      • f 1:8 - Lit. 'sinned a sin.'
      • g 1:13 - Or 'he causeth it to prevail.'
      • h 1:15 - Or 'a solemn assembly.'
      • i 1:17 - Or 'Jehovah hath given his adversaries round about charge against Jacob.'
      • j 1:18 - Lit. 'his mouth.'
      • k 1:19 - Or 'life.'