5 If you remain,a then return to 1Gedaliah the son of Ahikam, son of Shaphan, 2whom the king of Babylon appointed governor of the cities of Judah, and dwell with him among the people. Or go wherever you think it right to go." So the captain of the guard gave him an allowance of food and a present, and let him go.
References for Jeremiah 40:5
    • Ž 40:5 - Syriac; the meaning of the Hebrew phrase is uncertain