Jeremiah 37:16
New International Version
Jeremiah was put into a vaulted cell in a dungeon, where he remained a long time.

New Living Translation
Jeremiah was put into a dungeon cell, where he remained for many days.

English Standard Version
When Jeremiah had come to the dungeon cells and remained there many days,

Berean Study Bible
So Jeremiah went into a cell in the dungeon and remained there a long time.

King James Bible
When Jeremiah was entered into the dungeon, and into the cabins, and Jeremiah had remained there many days;

New King James Version
When Jeremiah entered the dungeon and the cells, and Jeremiah had remained there many days,

New American Standard Bible
For Jeremiah had come into the dungeon, that is, the vaulted cell; and Jeremiah stayed there many days.

NASB 1995
For Jeremiah had come into the dungeon, that is, the vaulted cell; and Jeremiah stayed there many days.

NASB 1977
For Jeremiah had come into the dungeon, that is, the vaulted cell; and Jeremiah stayed there many days.

Amplified Bible
When Jeremiah had come into the vaulted cell in the dungeon and had remained there many days,

Christian Standard Bible
So Jeremiah went into a cell in the dungeon and stayed there many days.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So Jeremiah went into a cell in the dungeon and stayed there many days.

American Standard Version
When Jeremiah was come into the dungeon-house, and into the cells, and Jeremiah had remained there many days;

Brenton Septuagint Translation
So Jeremias came into the dungeon, and into the cells, and he remained there many days.

Douay-Rheims Bible
So Jeremias went into the house of the prison, and into the dungeon: and Jeremias remained there many days.

English Revised Version
When Jeremiah was come into the dungeon house, and into the cells, and Jeremiah had remained there many days;

Good News Translation
I was put in an underground cell and kept there a long time.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Jeremiah went into a prison cell, and he stayed there a long time.

International Standard Version
So Jeremiah came into the cells in the dungeon and remained there for a long time.

JPS Tanakh 1917
When Jeremiah was come into the dungeon-house, and into the cells, and Jeremiah had remained there many days;

Literal Standard Version
When Jeremiah has entered into the house of the dungeon, and to the cells, then Jeremiah dwells there many days,

NET Bible
So Jeremiah was put in prison in a cell in the dungeon in Jonathan's house. He was kept there for a long time.

New Heart English Bible
When Jeremiah had come into the dungeon house, and into the cells, and Jeremiah had remained there many days;

World English Bible
When Jeremiah was come into the dungeon house, and into the cells, and Jeremiah had remained there many days;

Young's Literal Translation
When Jeremiah hath entered into the house of the dungeon, and unto the cells, then Jeremiah dwelleth there many days,

Additional Translations ...
Study Bible
Jeremiah Imprisoned
15The officials were angry with Jeremiah, and they beat him and placed him in jail in the house of Jonathan the scribe, for it had been made into a prison. 16So Jeremiah went into a cell in the dungeon and remained there a long time. 17Later, King Zedekiah sent for Jeremiah and received him in his palace, where he asked him privately, “Is there a word from the LORD?” “There is,” Jeremiah replied. “You will be delivered into the hand of the king of Babylon.”…

Cross References
Jeremiah 38:6
So they took Jeremiah and dropped him into the cistern of Malchiah, the king's son, which was in the courtyard of the guard. They lowered Jeremiah with ropes into the cistern, which had no water but only mud, and Jeremiah sank down into the mud.

Lamentations 3:53
They dropped me alive into a pit and cast stones upon me.


Treasury of Scripture

When Jeremiah was entered into the dungeon, and into the cabins, and Jeremiah had remained there many days;

A.

Jeremiah 38:6,10-13
Then took they Jeremiah, and cast him into the dungeon of Malchiah the son of Hammelech, that was in the court of the prison: and they let down Jeremiah with cords. And in the dungeon there was no water, but mire: so Jeremiah sunk in the mire…

Genesis 40:15
For indeed I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews: and here also have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon.

Lamentations 3:53,55
They have cut off my life in the dungeon, and cast a stone upon me…

cabins.









Verse 16. - Into the dungeon, and into the cabins. The former word undoubtedly implies an underground excavation. The latter is of more uncertain signification. It most probably means "vaults;" but it may mean "curved posts" - something analogous to stocks (see on Jeremiah 20:2).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Lexicon
So
כִּ֣י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 3588: A relative conjunction

Jeremiah
יִרְמְיָ֛הוּ (yir·mə·yā·hū)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3414: Jeremiah -- 'Yah loosens', the name of a number of Israelites

went
בָ֧א (ḇā)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 935: To come in, come, go in, go

into
אֶל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 413: Near, with, among, to

a cell
בֵּ֥ית (bêṯ)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1004: A house

in
וְאֶל־ (wə·’el-)
Conjunctive waw | Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 413: Near, with, among, to

the dungeon
הַֽחֲנֻ֑יוֹת (ha·ḥă·nu·yō·wṯ)
Article | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's Hebrew 2588: A vault, cell, a prison

and remained
וַיֵּֽשֶׁב־ (way·yê·šeḇ-)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3427: To sit down, to dwell, to remain, to settle, to marry

there
שָׁ֥ם (šām)
Adverb
Strong's Hebrew 8033: There, then, thither

a long time.
רַבִּֽים׃ (rab·bîm)
Adjective - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 7227: Much, many, great


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