Jeremiah 48:1-6 NAS

Prophecy against Moab

1 Concerning 1Moab. Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, "Woe to 2Nebo, for it has been destroyed; 3Kiriathaim has been put to shame, it has been captured; The lofty stronghold has been put to shame and ashattered.

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2 "There is praise for Moab no longer; In 4Heshbon they have devised calamity against her: 'Come and let us cut her off from being a nation!' You too, bMadmen, will be silenced; The sword will follow * after you.

References for Jeremiah 48:2

    • ɢ 48:2 - I.e. a city of Moab
      3 "The sound of an outcry from 5Horonaim, 'Devastation and great destruction!'

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      4 "Moab is broken, Her little ones have sounded out a cry of distress.
      5 "For by the ascent of 6Luhith They will ascend with continual weeping; For at the descent of Horonaim They have heard the canguished cry of destruction.

      References for Jeremiah 48:5

        • ɣ 48:5 - Lit "distresses of outcry"
          6 "7Flee, save your lives, That you may be like a juniper in the wilderness.

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