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Jeremiah 48:45 NIV

45 “In the shadow of Heshbon the fugitives stand helpless, for a fire has gone out from Heshbon, a blaze from the midst of Sihon; it burns the foreheads of Moab, the skulls of the noisy boasters.

References for Jeremiah 48:45

Study tools for Jeremiah 48:45

  • 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"