Jeremiah 51:59 NIV

59 This is the message Jeremiah the prophet gave to the staff officer Seraiah son of Neriah, the son of Mahseiah, when he went to Babylon with Zedekiah king of Judah in the fourth year of his reign.

References for Jeremiah 51:59

Study tools for Jeremiah 51:59

  • a 51:1 - "Leb Kamai" is a cryptogram for Chaldea, that is, Babylonia.
  • b 51:3 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
  • c 51:4 - Or "Chaldea"
  • d 51:5 - Or "Almighty," / "and the land of the Babylonians"
  • e 51:24 - Or "Chaldea" ; also in verse 35
  • f 51:35 - Or "done to us and to our children"
  • g 51:41 - "Sheshak" is a cryptogram for Babylon.
  • h 51:54 - Or "Chaldeans"