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.