8 The Babyloniansa set fire to the royal palace and the houses of the people and broke down the walls of Jerusalem.

Read Jeremiah 39:8 Using Other Translations

And the Chaldeans burned the king's house, and the houses of the people, with fire, and brake down the walls of Jerusalem.
The Chaldeans burned the king's house and the house of the people, and broke down the walls of Jerusalem.
Meanwhile, the Babylonians burned Jerusalem, including the royal palace and the houses of the people, and they tore down the walls of the city.