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Jeremiah 38:6 NIV

6 So they took Jeremiah and put him into the cistern of Malkijah, the king’s son, which was in the courtyard of the guard. They lowered Jeremiah by ropes into the cistern; it had no water in it, only mud, and Jeremiah sank down into the mud.

References for Jeremiah 38:6

Study tools for Jeremiah 38:6

  • a 38:1 - Hebrew "Jukal," a variant of "Jehukal"
  • b 38:2 - Or "Chaldeans" ; also in verses 18, 19 and 23
  • c 38:7 - Probably from the upper Nile region
  • d 38:7 - Or "a eunuch"
  • e 38:23 - Or "and you will cause this city to"