38 Like a lion he will leave his lair, and their land will become desolate because of the sworda of the oppressor and because of the LORD’s fierce anger.

Read Jeremiah 25:38 Using Other Translations

He hath forsaken his covert, as the lion: for their land is desolate because of the fierceness of the oppressor, and because of his fierce anger.
Like a lion he has left his lair, for their land has become a waste because of the sword of the oppressor, and because of his fierce anger."
He has left his den like a strong lion seeking its prey, and their land will be made desolate by the sword of the enemy and the LORD ’s fierce anger.