Jeremiah 9:21



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For death has come up through our windows; It has entered our palaces To cut off the children from the streets, The young men from the town squares.

King James Version

For death is come up into our windows, and is entered into our palaces, to cut off the children from without, and the young men from the streets.

International Standard Version

For death comes up through our windows; it has come into our palaces to eliminate children from the streets and young men from the town squares.

A Conservative Version

For death has come up into our windows. It has entered into our palaces, to cut off the sons from outside, the young men from the streets.

American Standard Version

For death is come up into our windows, it is entered into our palaces; to cut off the children from without, and the young men from the streets.

Amplified

For death has come up into our windows; it has entered into our palaces, cutting off the children from outdoors and the young men from the streets.

Bible in Basic English

For death has come up into our windows, forcing its way into our great houses; cutting off the children in the streets and the young men in the wide places.

Darby Translation

For death is come up through our windows, is entered into our palaces, to cut off the children from the street, the young men from the broadways.

Holman Bible

for Death has climbed through our windows; it has entered our fortresses, cutting off children from the streets, young men from the squares.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For death is come up into our windows and is entered into our palaces to cut off the children from without and the young men from the streets.

Julia Smith Translation

For death came up into our windows, it came into our palaces to cut off the child from without, the young men from the streets.

King James 2000

For death is come up into our windows, and is entered into our palaces, to cut off the children from outside, and the young men from the squares.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For death has come into our windows, it has entered into our fortresses, to cut off [the] children from [the] streets, [the] young men from [the] public squares.

Modern King James verseion

For death has come up into our windows, and has entered into our houses, to cut off the children from outside and the young men from the streets.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Namely, thus: Death is climbing up into our windows, he is come into our houses, to destroy the child before the door, and the young man in the street.

NET Bible

Death has climbed in through our windows. It has entered into our fortified houses. It has taken away our children who play in the streets. It has taken away our young men who gather in the city squares.'

New Heart English Bible

'For death has come up into our windows, it is entered into our palaces; to cut off the children from outside, and the young men from the streets.'

New simplified Bible

Death has come through our windows and entered our palaces. Death has cut down the children in the streets and the young men in the market places.

The Emphasized Bible

That death Hath come up through our windows, Hath entered our palaces, - Cutting off The boy from the street, The young men from the broadways.

Webster

For death hath come up into our windows, and hath entered into our palaces, to cut off the children from without, and the young men from the streets.

World English Bible

For death is come up into our windows, it is entered into our palaces; to cut off the children from outside, [and] the young men from the streets.

Youngs Literal Translation

For death hath come up into our windows, It hath come into our palaces, To cut off the suckling from without, Young men from the broad places.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מות 
Maveth 
Usage: 156

is come up
עלה 
`alah 
up , offer , come , bring , ascend , go , chew , offering , light , increase , burn , depart , put , spring , raised , arose , break , exalted ,
Usage: 890

חלּון 
Challown 
Usage: 31

and is entered

come , bring , ... in , enter , go , carry , ...down , pass , ...out ,
Usage: 0

ארמון 
'armown 
Usage: 33

to cut off
כּרת 
Karath 
Usage: 287

עלל עולל 
`owlel 
Usage: 21

חץ חוּץ 
Chuwts 
Usage: 164

and the young men
בּחר בּחוּר 
Bachuwr 
Usage: 46

Context Readings

Judah's Failures

20 Now hear the word of the LORD, O you women, And let your ear receive the word of His mouth; Teach your daughters wailing, And everyone her neighbor a dirge. 21 For death has come up through our windows; It has entered our palaces To cut off the children from the streets, The young men from the town squares. 22 Speak, "Thus says the LORD, 'The corpses of men will fall like dung on the open field, And like the sheaf after the reaper, But no one will gather them.'"



Cross References

2 Chronicles 36:17

Therefore He brought up against them the king of the Chaldeans who slew their young men with the sword in the house of their sanctuary, and had no compassion on young man or virgin, old man or infirm; He gave them all into his hand.

Jeremiah 6:11

But I am full of the wrath of the LORD; I am weary with holding it in "Pour it out on the children in the street And on the gathering of young men together; For both husband and wife shall be taken, The aged and the very old.

Jeremiah 15:7

"I will winnow them with a winnowing fork At the gates of the land; I will bereave them of children, I will destroy My people; They did not repent of their ways.

Ezekiel 9:5-6

But to the others He said in my hearing, "Go through the city after him and strike; do not let your eye have pity and do not spare.

Ezekiel 21:14-15

"You therefore, son of man, prophesy and clap your hands together; and let the sword be doubled the third time, the sword for the slain. It is the sword for the great one slain, which surrounds them,

Amos 6:10-11

Then one's uncle, or his undertaker, will lift him up to carry out his bones from the house, and he will say to the one who is in the innermost part of the house, "Is anyone else with you?" And that one will say, "No one " Then he will answer, "Keep quiet For the name of the LORD is not to be mentioned."



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