Jeremiah 50:41
New International Version
"Look! An army is coming from the north; a great nation and many kings are being stirred up from the ends of the earth.

New Living Translation
“Look! A great army is coming from the north. A great nation and many kings are rising against you from far-off lands.

English Standard Version
“Behold, a people comes from the north; a mighty nation and many kings are stirring from the farthest parts of the earth.

Berean Study Bible
Behold, an army is coming from the north; a great nation and many kings are stirred up from the ends of the earth.

King James Bible
Behold, a people shall come from the north, and a great nation, and many kings shall be raised up from the coasts of the earth.

New King James Version
“Behold, a people shall come from the north, And a great nation and many kings Shall be raised up from the ends of the earth.

New American Standard Bible
“Behold, a people is coming from the north, And a great nation and many kings Will be roused from the remote parts of the earth.

NASB 1995
"Behold, a people is coming from the north, And a great nation and many kings Will be aroused from the remote parts of the earth.

NASB 1977
“Behold, a people is coming from the north, And a great nation and many kings Will be aroused from the remote parts of the earth.

Amplified Bible
“Behold, a people is coming from the north, And a great nation and many kings Will be stirring from the remote parts of the earth.

Christian Standard Bible
Look! A people comes from the north. A great nation and many kings will be stirred up from the remote regions of the earth.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Look! A people comes from the north. A great nation and many kings will be stirred up from the remote regions of the earth.

American Standard Version
Behold, a people cometh from the north; and a great nation and many kings shall be stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Behold, the people come from the North. Great people and many Kings shall be stirred up from the ends of the Earth

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Behold, a people comes from the north, and a great nation, and many kings shall be stirred up from the end of the earth; holding bow and dagger:

Contemporary English Version
Far to the north, a nation and its allies have been awakened. They are powerful and ready for war.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Behold a people cometh from the north, and a great nation, and many kings shall rise from the ends of the earth.

English Revised Version
Behold, a people cometh from the north; and a great nation, and many kings shall be stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.

Good News Translation
"People are coming from a country in the north, a mighty nation far away; many kings are preparing for war.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"People are going to come from the north. A great nation and many kings will rise from the ends of the earth.

International Standard Version
"Look, people are coming from the north. A great nation and many kings will be stirred up from the ends of the earth.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Behold, a people cometh from the north, And a great nation, and many kings Shall be roused from the uttermost parts of the earth.

Literal Standard Version
Behold, a people has come from the north, "" Even a great nation, "" And many kings are stirred up from the sides of the earth.

NET Bible
"Look! An army is about to come from the north. A mighty nation and many kings are stirring into action in faraway parts of the earth.

New Heart English Bible
"Look, a people comes from the north; and a great nation and many kings shall be stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.

World English Bible
Behold, a people comes from the north; and a great nation and many kings shall be stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.

Young's Literal Translation
Lo, a people hath come from the north, Even a great nation, And many kings are stirred up from the sides of the earth.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Destruction of Babylon
40As God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah along with their neighbors,” declares the LORD, “no one will dwell there; no man will abide there. 41Behold, an army is coming from the north; a great nation and many kings are stirred up from the ends of the earth. 42They grasp the bow and spear; they are cruel and merciless. Their voice roars like the sea, and they ride upon horses, lined up like men in formation against you, O Daughter of Babylon.…

Cross References
Isaiah 13:2
Raise a banner on a barren hilltop; call aloud to them. Wave your hand, that they may enter the gates of the nobles.

Jeremiah 6:22
This is what the LORD says: "Behold, an army is coming from the land of the north; a great nation is stirred up from the ends of the earth.

Jeremiah 25:14
For many nations and great kings will enslave them, and I will repay them according to their deeds and according to the work of their hands.'"

Jeremiah 50:3
For a nation from the north will come against her; it will make her land a desolation. No one will live in it; both man and beast will flee."

Jeremiah 50:9
For behold, I stir up and bring against Babylon an assembly of great nations from the land of the north. They will line up against her; from the north she will be captured. Their arrows will be like skilled warriors who do not return empty-handed.

Jeremiah 51:27
"Raise a banner in the land! Blow the ram's horn among the nations! Prepare the nations against her. Summon the kingdoms against her--Ararat, Minni, and Ashkenaz. Appoint a captain against her; bring up horses like swarming locusts.

Jeremiah 51:28
Prepare the nations for battle against her--the kings of the Medes, their governors and all their officials, and all the lands they rule.

Daniel 5:26
And this is the interpretation of the message: MENE means that God has numbered the days of your reign and brought it to an end.


Treasury of Scripture

Behold, a people shall come from the north, and a great nation, and many kings shall be raised up from the coasts of the earth.

Jeremiah 50:2,3,9
Declare ye among the nations, and publish, and set up a standard; publish, and conceal not: say, Babylon is taken, Bel is confounded, Merodach is broken in pieces; her idols are confounded, her images are broken in pieces…

Jeremiah 6:22,23
Thus saith the LORD, Behold, a people cometh from the north country, and a great nation shall be raised from the sides of the earth…

Jeremiah 25:14
For many nations and great kings shall serve themselves of them also: and I will recompense them according to their deeds, and according to the works of their own hands.









Verse 41- Jeremiah 51:4. - The instruments of the judgment. The section is partly a cento from other prophecies. Thus vers. 41-43 are a repetition of Jeremiah

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Behold!
הִנֵּ֛ה (hin·nêh)
Interjection
Strong's 2009: Lo! behold!

A people
עַ֥ם (‘am)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5971: A people, a tribe, troops, attendants, a flock

comes
בָּ֖א (bā)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 935: To come in, come, go in, go

from the north.
מִצָּפ֑וֹן (miṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·wn)
Preposition-m | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 6828: Hidden, dark, the north as a, quarter

A great
גָּדוֹל֙ (gā·ḏō·wl)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 1419: Great, older, insolent

nation
וְג֤וֹי (wə·ḡō·w)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1471: A foreign nation, a Gentile, a troop of animals, a flight of locusts

and many
רַבִּ֔ים (rab·bîm)
Adjective - masculine plural
Strong's 7227: Much, many, great

kings
וּמְלָכִ֣ים (ū·mə·lā·ḵîm)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 4428: A king

will be stirred up
יֵעֹ֖רוּ (yê·‘ō·rū)
Verb - Nifal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 5782: To rouse oneself, awake

from the remote regions
מִיַּרְכְּתֵי־ (mî·yar·kə·ṯê-)
Preposition-m | Noun - fdc
Strong's 3411: Flank, side, extreme parts, recesses

of the earth.
אָֽרֶץ׃ (’ā·reṣ)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 776: Earth, land


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