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Jeremiah 51:53 NAS

53 "Though Babylon should 1ascend to the heavens, And though she should fortify her lofty stronghold, From 2Me destroyers will come to her," declares the LORD.

References for Jeremiah 51:53

    •  51:53 - Lit "the height of her strength"

      Study tools for Jeremiah 51:53

      • a 51:1 - Cryptic name for Chaldea; or "the heart of those who rise up against Me"
      • b 51:1 - Or "a destroying wind"
      • c 51:2 - Some versions read "winnowers"
      • d 51:3 - M.T. reads "Against him who"
      • e 51:3 - I.e. the Chaldean defender
      • f 51:3 - Lit "tread(s)" (in order to string)
      • g 51:3 - Lit "tread(s)" (in order to string)
      • h 51:3 - M.T. reads "Against him who"
      • i 51:4 - Or "wounded"
      • j 51:5 - Lit "widowed"
      • k 51:5 - Lit "From"
      • l 51:6 - Or "silenced" or "made lifeless"
      • m 51:6 - Or "penalty for iniquity"
      • n 51:8 - Or "balsam resin"
      • o 51:9 - Lit "is lifted"
      • p 51:10 - Lit "forth"
      • q 51:12 - Or "standard"
      • r 51:12 - Or "watchmen"
      • s 51:13 - Lit "cubit"
      • t 51:13 - Lit "being cut off"
      • u 51:14 - Or "mankind"
      • v 51:14 - I.e. like the song of grape treaders
      • w 51:17 - Or "graven images"
      • x 51:19 - Lit "Fashioner"
      • y 51:19 - Or "Scepter;" cf Num 24:17
      • z 51:20 - Lit "shatterer"
      • { 51:27 - Or "standard"
      • | 51:28 - Lit "Her"
      • } 51:28 - Lit "Her"
      • ~ 51:28 - I.e. lieutenant governors
      •  51:28 - Lit "his"
      • € 51:29 - Or "An object of horror"
      •  51:30 - Lit "dried up"
      • ‚ 51:31 - Lit "runner"
      • ƒ 51:31 - Lit "runner"
      • „ 51:31 - Lit "announcer"
      • … 51:31 - Lit "announcer"
      • † 51:33 - Lit "of treading it"
      • ‡ 51:35 - Lit "inhabitress"
      • ˆ 51:36 - Or "broad river"
      • ‰ 51:40 - Or "young rams"
      • Š 51:41 - Cryptic name for Babylon
      • ‹ 51:42 - Or "broad river"
      • Œ 51:46 - Lit "in the"
      •  51:46 - Lit "the"
      • Ž 51:46 - Lit "the"
      •  51:50 - Lit "come upon your heart"
      •  51:53 - Lit "the height of her strength"
      • ‘ 51:55 - Or "voice"
      • ’ 51:55 - Lit "is given"
      • “ 51:59 - Lit "word"
      • ” 51:60 - Or "book"
      • • 51:62 - Lit "spoken"
      • – 51:62 - Lit "from man even to beast"
      • — 51:63 - Or "book"