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Lamentations 1:5 ESV

5 1Her foes have become the head; her 2enemies prosper, because 3the LORD has afflicted her 4for the multitude of her transgressions; 5her children have gone away, captives before the foe.

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  • a 1:3 - Or in the narrow passes
  • b 1:4 - Septuagint, Old Latin dragged away
  • c 1:9 - Or end
  • d 1:13 - Septuagint; Hebrew bones and
  • e 1:14 - The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain
  • f 1:21 - Septuagint, Syriac Hear
  • g 1:21 - Syriac Bring