|New Living Translation (© 2007)|
We are orphaned and fatherless. Our mothers are widowed.
King James Bible
We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows.
American Standard Version
We are orphans and fatherless; Our mothers are as widows.
Young's Literal Translation
Orphans we have been -- without a father, our mothers are as widows.
Lamentations 5:3 Additional TranslationsWesley's Notes on the Bible
5:3 We - We are all of us without a king, (our common father) we are deprived of thy fatherly protection, and many young children among us are left without an earthly parent.
Lamentations 5:3 Parallel CommentariesChildren Fatherless Fathers Mothers Orphans WidowsChildren Fatherless Fathers Mothers Orphans WidowsThe Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright ©1996, 2004, 2007. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188.
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Exodus 22:24 My anger will blaze against you, and I will kill you with the sword. Then your wives will be widows and your children fatherless.
Jeremiah 15:8 There will be more widows than the grains of sand on the seashore. At noontime I will bring a destroyer against the mothers of young men. I will cause anguish and terror to come upon them suddenly.
Jeremiah 18:21 So let their children starve! Let them die by the sword! Let their wives become childless widows. Let their old men die in a plague, and let their young men be killed in battle!