Jeremiah 51:20 NLT

20 “You are my battle-ax and sword,” says the LORD . “With you I will shatter nations and destroy many kingdoms.

References for Jeremiah 51:20

    • g 51:20 - Possibly Cyrus, whom God used to conquer Babylon. Compare Isa 44:28 ; 45:1 .

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      • a 51:1 - Hebrew of Leb-kamai, a code name for Babylonia.
      • b 51:3 - The Hebrew term used here refers to the complete consecration of things or people to the, either by destroying them or by giving them as an offering.
      • c 51:4 - Or Chaldeans; also in 51:54 .
      • d 51:10 - Hebrew Zion; also in 51:24 .
      • e 51:11 - Greek version reads Fill up the quivers.
      • f 51:19 - Hebrew the Portion of Jacob. See note on 5:20 .
      • g 51:20 - Possibly Cyrus, whom God used to conquer Babylon. Compare Isa 44:28 ; 45:1 .
      • h 51:24 - Or Chaldea; also in 51:35 .
      • i 51:34 - Hebrew Nebuchadrezzar, a variant spelling of Nebuchadnezzar.
      • j 51:41 - Hebrew Sheshach, a code name for Babylon.
      • k 51:59 - The fourth year of Zedekiah’s reign was 593