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Jeremiah 49:19 NIV

19 “Like a lion coming up from Jordan’s thickets to a rich pastureland, I will chase Edom from its land in an instant. Who is the chosen one I will appoint for this? Who is like me and who can challenge me? And what shepherd can stand against me?”

References for Jeremiah 49:19

Study tools for Jeremiah 49:19

  • a 49:1 - Or "their king" ; also in verse 3
  • b 49:13 - That is, its name will be used in cursing (see 29:22); or, others will see that it is cursed.
  • c 49:21 - Or "the Sea of Reeds"
  • d 49:23 - Hebrew "on" or "by"
  • e 49:32 - Or "who clip the hair by their foreheads"