Jeremiah 25:18 NIV

18 Jerusalem and the towns of Judah, its kings and officials, to make them a ruin and an object of horror and scorn, a cursea —as they are today;

References for Jeremiah 25:18

    • ‰ 25:18 - That is, their names to be used in cursing (see 29:22); or, to be seen by others as cursed

      Study tools for Jeremiah 25:18

      • a 25:9 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
      • b 25:12 - Or "Chaldeans"
      • c 25:18 - That is, their names to be used in cursing (see 29:22); or, to be seen by others as cursed
      • d 25:23 - Or "who clip the hair by their foreheads"
      • e 25:26 - "Sheshak" is a cryptogram for Babylon.
      • f 25:34 - Septuagint; Hebrew "fall and be shattered like fine pottery"
      • g 25:38 - Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint (see also 46:16 and 50:16); most Hebrew manuscripts "anger"