King James Version
For every head shall be bald, and every beard clipped: upon all the hands shall be cuttings, and upon the loins sackcloth.
Darby Bible Translation
For every head is bald, and every beard clipped; upon all the hands are cuttings, and upon the loins sackcloth.
World English Bible
For every head is bald, and every beard clipped: on all the hands are cuttings, and on the waist sackcloth.
Young's Literal Translation
For every head is bald, and every beard diminished, On all hands cuttings, and on the loins -- sackcloth.
Jeremiah 48:37 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
clipped: Heb. diminished
For every head shall be bald, and every beard clipped: upon all the hands shall be cuttings, and upon the loins sackcloth.Jeremiah 48:37 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryBalaam's Prophecy. (Numb. xxiv. 17-19. )
Carried by the Spirit into the far distant future, Balaam sees here how a star goeth out of Jacob and a sceptre riseth out of Israel, and how this sceptre smiteth Moab, by whose enmity the Seer had been brought from a distant region for the destruction of Israel. And not Moab only shall be smitten, but its southern neighbour, Edom, too shall be subdued, whose hatred against Israel had already been prefigured in its ancestor, and had now begun to display Itself; and In general, all the enemies of …
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament
Meditations for the Sick.
The Section Chap. I. -iii.
And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.
He is gone up to Bajith, and to Dibon, the high places, to weep: Moab shall howl over Nebo, and over Medeba: on all their heads shall be baldness, and every beard cut off.
In their streets they shall gird themselves with sackcloth: on the tops of their houses, and in their streets, every one shall howl, weeping abundantly.
At the same time spake the LORD by Isaiah the son of Amoz, saying, Go and loose the sackcloth from off thy loins, and put off thy shoe from thy foot. And he did so, walking naked and barefoot.
Both the great and the small shall die in this land: they shall not be buried, neither shall men lament for them, nor cut themselves, nor make themselves bald for them:
That there came certain from Shechem, from Shiloh, and from Samaria, even fourscore men, having their beards shaven, and their clothes rent, and having cut themselves, with offerings and incense in their hand, to bring them to the house of the LORD.
Baldness is come upon Gaza; Ashkelon is cut off with the remnant of their valley: how long wilt thou cut thyself?
Jump to PreviousBald Beard Body Covered Cut Cuttings Diminished Everywhere Face Hair Haircloth Hand Hands Head Loins Sackcloth Shaved Short Slashed Waist Wounds
Jump to NextBald Beard Body Covered Cut Cuttings Diminished Everywhere Face Hair Haircloth Hand Hands Head Loins Sackcloth Shaved Short Slashed Waist Wounds
LinksJeremiah 48:37 NIV
Jeremiah 48:37 NLT
Jeremiah 48:37 ESV
Jeremiah 48:37 NASB
Jeremiah 48:37 KJV
Jeremiah 48:37 Bible Apps
Jeremiah 48:37 Biblia Paralela
Jeremiah 48:37 Chinese Bible
Jeremiah 48:37 French Bible
Jeremiah 48:37 German Bible
Jeremiah 48:37 Commentaries