Jeremiah 18:21
Text Analysis
3651 [e]לָכֵן֩
5414 [e]תֵּ֨ן
deliver upV-Qal-Imp-ms
853 [e]אֶת־
1121 [e]בְּנֵיהֶ֜ם
their childrenN-mpc | 3mp
7458 [e]לָרָעָ֗ב
to the faminePrep-l, Art | N-ms
5064 [e]וְהַגִּרֵם֮
and pour out their [blood]Conj-w | V-Hifil-Imp-ms | 3mp
5921 [e]עַל־
3027 [e]יְדֵי־
the forceN-fdc
2719 [e]חֶרֶב֒
of the swordN-fs
1961 [e]וְתִֽהְיֶ֨נָה
and let [become]Conj-w | V-Qal-ConjImperf-3fp
802 [e]נְשֵׁיהֶ֤ם
their wivesN-fpc | 3mp
7909 [e]שַׁכֻּלוֹת֙
bereaved of their childrenAdj-fp
490 [e]וְאַלְמָנ֔וֹת
and widowsConj-w | N-fp
376 [e]וְאַ֨נְשֵׁיהֶ֔ם
and their menConj-w | N-mpc | 3mp
1961 [e]יִֽהְי֖וּ
let beV-Qal-Imperf-3mp
2026 [e]הֲרֻ֣גֵי
put toV-Qal-QalPassPrtcpl-mpc
4194 [e]מָ֑וֶת
970 [e]בַּח֣וּרֵיהֶ֔ם
their young menN-mpc | 3mp
5221 [e]מֻכֵּי־
[be] slain byV-Hofal-Prtcpl-mpc
2719 [e]חֶ֖רֶב
the swordN-fs
4421 [e]בַּמִּלְחָמָֽה׃
in battlePrep-b, Art | N-fs

Hebrew Texts
ירמיה 18:21 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
לָכֵן֩ תֵּ֨ן אֶת־בְּנֵיהֶ֜ם לָרָעָ֗ב וְהַגִּרֵם֮ עַל־יְדֵי־חֶרֶב֒ וְתִֽהְיֶ֨נָה נְשֵׁיהֶ֤ם שַׁכֻּלֹות֙ וְאַלְמָנֹ֔ות וְאַ֨נְשֵׁיהֶ֔ם יִֽהְי֖וּ הֲרֻ֣גֵי מָ֑וֶת בַּח֣וּרֵיהֶ֔ם מֻכֵּי־חֶ֖רֶב בַּמִּלְחָמָֽה׃

ירמיה 18:21 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
לכן תן את־בניהם לרעב והגרם על־ידי־חרב ותהינה נשיהם שכלות ואלמנות ואנשיהם יהיו הרגי מות בחוריהם מכי־חרב במלחמה׃

ירמיה 18:21 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
לכן תן את־בניהם לרעב והגרם על־ידי־חרב ותהינה נשיהם שכלות ואלמנות ואנשיהם יהיו הרגי מות בחוריהם מכי־חרב במלחמה׃

ירמיה 18:21 Hebrew Bible
לכן תן את בניהם לרעב והגרם על ידי חרב ותהינה נשיהם שכלות ואלמנות ואנשיהם יהיו הרגי מות בחוריהם מכי חרב במלחמה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Therefore, give their children over to famine And deliver them up to the power of the sword; And let their wives become childless and widowed. Let their men also be smitten to death, Their young men struck down by the sword in battle.

King James Bible
Therefore deliver up their children to the famine, and pour out their blood by the force of the sword; and let their wives be bereaved of their children, and be widows; and let their men be put to death; let their young men be slain by the sword in battle.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Therefore, hand their children over to famine, and pour the sword's power on them. Let their wives become childless and widowed, their husbands slain by deadly disease, their young men struck down by the sword in battle.
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