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Lamentations 4:1 NAS

Distress of the Siege Described

1 How 1dark the gold has become, How the pure gold has changed! The sacred stones are poured out At the corner of every street.

References for Lamentations 4:1

Study tools for Lamentations 4:1

  • a 4:1 - Lit "head"
  • b 4:5 - Lit "established in crimson"
  • c 4:6 - Or "punishment for iniquity"
  • d 4:6 - Or "punishment for sin"
  • e 4:6 - Or "wrung over her"
  • f 4:7 - Or "Nazirites"
  • g 4:7 - Lit "bones"
  • h 4:7 - Heb "sappir"
  • i 4:9 - Lit "pierced"
  • j 4:9 - Lit "pierced"
  • k 4:9 - Lit "flow away"
  • l 4:9 - Lit "my fields"
  • m 4:15 - Or "they" (men) "cried to them"
  • n 4:16 - Lit "lift up the faces of"
  • o 4:17 - Lit "our help"
  • p 4:18 - Lit "full"