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Our skin is hot as an oven, feverish from hunger.
King James Bible
Our skin was black like an oven because of the terrible famine.
American Standard Version
Our skin is black like an oven, Because of the burning heat of famine.
Young's Literal Translation
Our skin as an oven hath been burning, Because of the raging of the famine.
Lamentations 5:10 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Our skin was black - because of the terrible famine - Because of the searching winds that burnt up every green thing, destroying vegetation, and in consequence producing a famine.
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Lamentations 3:4 My flesh and my skin has he made old; he has broken my bones.
Lamentations 4:8 Their visage is blacker than a coal; they are not known in the streets: their skin sticks to their bones; it is withered...
Job 30:30 My skin is black on me, and my bones are burned with heat.
Psalm 119:83 For I am become like a bottle in the smoke; yet do I not forget your statutes.
terrible famine, or terrors, or storms of famine
Lamentations 5:10 Parallel CommentariesBlack Burning Famine Feverish Food Heat Heated Hot Hunger Need Oven Raging Skin TerribleBlack Burning Famine Feverish Food Heat Heated Hot Hunger Need Oven Raging Skin TerribleTHE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.
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Job 30:30 My skin grows black and peels; my body burns with fever.
Lamentations 4:8 But now they are blacker than soot; they are not recognized in the streets. Their skin has shriveled on their bones; it has become as dry as a stick.