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Jeremiah 48:39 NIV

39 “How shattered she is! How they wail! How Moab turns her back in shame! Moab has become an object of ridicule, an object of horror to all those around her.”

References for Jeremiah 48:39

Study tools for Jeremiah 48:39

  • a 48:1 - Or "captured;" / "Misgab"
  • b 48:2 - The Hebrew for "Heshbon" sounds like the Hebrew for "plot" .
  • c 48:2 - The name of the Moabite town Madmen sounds like the Hebrew for "be silenced."
  • d 48:4 - Hebrew; Septuagint "/ proclaim it to Zoar"
  • e 48:6 - Or "like Aroer"
  • f 48:9 - Or "Give wings to Moab," / "for she will fly away"
  • g 48:25 - "Horn" here symbolizes strength.
  • h 48:32 - Probably the Dead Sea
  • i 48:32 - Two Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint; most Hebrew manuscripts "as far as the Sea of"
  • j 48:41 - Or "The cities"