Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

At that instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up and to break down and to destroy it,

New American Standard Bible

At one moment I might speak concerning a nation or concerning a kingdom to uproot, to pull down, or to destroy it;

King James Version

At what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up, and to pull down, and to destroy it;

Holman Bible

At one moment I might announce concerning a nation or a kingdom that I will uproot, tear down, and destroy it.

International Standard Version

At one moment I may speak about a nation or a kingdom to uproot it, pull it down, or destroy it.

American Standard Version

At what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up and to break down and to destroy it;

Amplified

At one moment I might [suddenly] speak concerning a nation or kingdom, that I will uproot and break down and destroy;

Bible in Basic English

Whenever I say anything about uprooting a nation or a kingdom, and smashing it and sending destruction on it;

Darby Translation

At the moment that I speak concerning a nation and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up, and to break down, and to destroy,

Julia Smith Translation

The moment I shall speak concerning a nation and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up and to tear down, and to destroy:

King James 2000

At what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up, and to pull down, and to destroy it;

Lexham Expanded Bible

One moment I speak concerning a nation or concerning a kingdom, to uproot, and to tear down, and to destroy [it].

Modern King James verseion

The instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck it up and to pull it down, and to destroy it;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When I take in hand to root out, to destroy, or to waste away any people or kingdom;

NET Bible

There are times, Jeremiah, when I threaten to uproot, tear down, and destroy a nation or kingdom.

New Heart English Bible

At what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up and to break down and to destroy it;

The Emphasized Bible

The moment I speak, concerning a nation or concerning a kingdom, - to pull up and to break down, and to destroy;

Webster

At what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up, and to pull down, and to destroy it;

World English Bible

At what instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up and to break down and to destroy it;

Youngs Literal Translation

The moment I speak concerning a nation, And concerning a kingdom, To pluck up and to break down, and to destroy,

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רגע 
Rega` 
Usage: 22

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

ממלכה 
Mamlakah 
Usage: 117

to pluck up
נתשׁ 
Nathash 
Usage: 21

and to pull down
נתץ 
Nathats 
Usage: 42

and to destroy
H6
אבד 
'abad 
Usage: 184

References

Smith

Context Readings

The Potter And The Clay

6 O house of Israel, cannot I do with you as this potter? says LORD. Behold, as the clay in the potter's hand, so are ye in my hand, O house of Israel. 7 At that instant I shall speak concerning a nation, and concerning a kingdom, to pluck up and to break down and to destroy it, 8 if that nation, concerning which I have spoken, turns from their evil, I will relent of the evil that I thought to do to them.


Cross References

Jeremiah 1:10

See, I have this day set thee over the nations and over the kingdoms, to pluck up and to break down and to destroy and to overthrow, to build and to plant.

Jeremiah 12:14-17

Thus says LORD against all my evil neighbors, who touch the inheritance which I have caused my people Israel to inherit: Behold, I will pluck them up from off their land, and will pluck up the house of Judah from among them.

Jeremiah 25:9-14

behold, I will send and take all the families of the north, says LORD, and Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon, my servant, and will bring them against this land, and against the inhabitants of it, and against all these nations roun

Jeremiah 45:4

Thus thou shall say to him, Thus says LORD: Behold, that which I have built I will break down, and that which I have planted I will pluck up, and this in the whole land.

Amos 9:8

Behold, the eyes of lord LORD are upon the sinful kingdom, and I will destroy it from off the face of the earth, except that I will not utterly destroy the house of Jacob, says LORD.

Jonah 3:4

And Jonah began to enter into the city a day's journey. And he cried out, and said, Yet forty days, and Nineveh shall be overthrown.

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