Jeremiah 48:42
New International Version
Moab will be destroyed as a nation because she defied the LORD.

New Living Translation
Moab will no longer be a nation, for it has boasted against the LORD.

English Standard Version
Moab shall be destroyed and be no longer a people, because he magnified himself against the LORD.

Berean Study Bible
Moab will be destroyed as a nation because he vaunted himself against the LORD.

King James Bible
And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he hath magnified himself against the LORD.

New King James Version
And Moab shall be destroyed as a people, Because he exalted himself against the LORD.

New American Standard Bible
“Moab will be destroyed from being a people Because he has become arrogant toward the LORD.

NASB 1995
"Moab will be destroyed from being a people Because he has become arrogant toward the LORD.

NASB 1977
“And Moab will be destroyed from being a people Because he has become arrogant toward the LORD.

Amplified Bible
“Moab will be destroyed from being a nation (people) Because he has become arrogant and magnified himself against the LORD.

Christian Standard Bible
Moab will be destroyed as a people because he has exalted himself against the LORD.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Moab will be destroyed as a people because he has exalted himself against the LORD.

American Standard Version
And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he hath magnified himself against Jehovah.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Moab shall be cut off from the people, because he lifted himself up against LORD JEHOVAH

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Moab shall perish from being a multitude, because he has magnified himself against the Lord.

Contemporary English Version
You are finished as a nation, because you dared oppose me, the LORD.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Moab shall cease to be a people : because he hath gloried against the Lord.

English Revised Version
And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he hath magnified himself against the LORD.

Good News Translation
Moab will be destroyed and will no longer be a nation, because it rebelled against me.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Moab will be destroyed as a nation, because it spoke against the LORD.

International Standard Version
Moab will be destroyed as a nation because he exalted himself against the LORD.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, Because he hath magnified himself against the LORD.

Literal Standard Version
And Moab has been destroyed from [being] a people, "" For he exerted himself against YHWH.

NET Bible
Moab will be destroyed and no longer be a nation, because she has vaunted herself against the LORD.

New Heart English Bible
Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he has magnified himself against the LORD.

World English Bible
Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he has magnified himself against Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
And Moab hath been destroyed from being a people, For against Jehovah he exerted himself.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Judgment on Moab
41Kirioth has been taken, and the strongholds seized. In that day the heart of Moab’s warriors will be like the heart of a woman in labor. 42Moab will be destroyed as a nation because he vaunted himself against the LORD. 43Terror and pit and snare await you, O dweller of Moab,” declares the LORD.…

Cross References
Psalm 83:4
saying, "Come, let us erase them as a nation; may the name of Israel be remembered no more."

Isaiah 16:14
And now the LORD says, "In three years, as a hired worker counts the years, Moab's splendor will become an object of contempt, with all her many people. And those who are left will be few and feeble."

Isaiah 37:23
Whom have you taunted and blasphemed? Against whom have you raised your voice and lifted your eyes in pride? Against the Holy One of Israel!

Jeremiah 48:2
There is no longer praise for Moab; in Heshbon they devise evil against her: 'Come, let us cut her off from nationhood.' You too, O people of Madmen, will be silenced; the sword will pursue you.

Jeremiah 48:26
"Make him drunk, because he has magnified himself against the LORD; so Moab will wallow in his own vomit, and he will also become a laughingstock.

Ezekiel 35:13
You boasted against Me with your mouth and multiplied your words against Me. I heard it Myself!


Treasury of Scripture

And Moab shall be destroyed from being a people, because he has magnified himself against the LORD.

Jeremiah 46:28
Fear thou not, O Jacob my servant, saith the LORD: for I am with thee; for I will make a full end of all the nations whither I have driven thee: but I will not make a full end of thee, but correct thee in measure; yet will I not leave thee wholly unpunished.

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Jeremiah 48:2
There shall be no more praise of Moab: in Heshbon they have devised evil against it; come, and let us cut it off from being a nation. Also thou shalt be cut down, O Madmen; the sword shall pursue thee.

Jeremiah 30:11
For I am with thee, saith the LORD, to save thee: though I make a full end of all nations whither I have scattered thee, yet will I not make a full end of thee: but I will correct thee in measure, and will not leave thee altogether unpunished.

Esther 3:8-13
And Haman said unto king Ahasuerus, There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed among the people in all the provinces of thy kingdom; and their laws are diverse from all people; neither keep they the king's laws: therefore it is not for the king's profit to suffer them…

magnified

Jeremiah 48:26-30
Make ye him drunken: for he magnified himself against the LORD: Moab also shall wallow in his vomit, and he also shall be in derision…

Proverbs 16:18
Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.

Isaiah 37:23
Whom hast thou reproached and blasphemed? and against whom hast thou exalted thy voice, and lifted up thine eyes on high? even against the Holy One of Israel.









(42) Moab shall be destroyed . . .--What is predicted is not annihilation (see Jeremiah 48:47), but the loss of national independence. And the cause of this punishment is once more asserted. With Moab, as with other nations, it was her self-exalting pride that called for chastisement.



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Moab
מוֹאָ֖ב (mō·w·’āḇ)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 4124: Moab -- a son of Lot,also his descendants and the territory where they settled

will be destroyed
וְנִשְׁמַ֥ד (wə·niš·maḏ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Nifal - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 8045: To be exterminated or destroyed

as a nation
מֵעָ֑ם (mê·‘ām)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5971: A people, a tribe, troops, attendants, a flock

because
כִּ֥י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

he vaunted himself
הִגְדִּֽיל׃ (hiḡ·dîl)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1431: To grow up, become great

against
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

the LORD.
יְהוָ֖ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel


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