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Lamentations 2:5 NAS

5 The Lord has become like an 1enemy. He has 2swallowed up Israel; He has swallowed up all its 3palaces, He has destroyed its strongholds And 4multiplied in the daughter of Judah Mourning and moaning.

References for Lamentations 2:5

Study tools for Lamentations 2:5

  • a 2:3 - Lit "Every horn"
  • b 2:6 - Lit "booth"
  • c 2:6 - Or "feast"
  • d 2:8 - Lit "thought"
  • e 2:8 - Lit "swallowing up"
  • f 2:11 - Lit "inward parts are in ferment"
  • g 2:11 - Lit "liver"
  • h 2:11 - Lit "breaking"
  • i 2:13 - Lit "breaking"
  • j 2:14 - Lit "burdens"
  • k 2:17 - Lit "horn"
  • l 2:18 - Lit "the daughter of your eye"
  • m 2:20 - Lit "fruit"
  • n 2:20 - Or "tenderly cared for"
  • o 2:22 - Lit "bore healthy" or, "tenderly cared for"