5:30 “Something horrible and shocking
is going on in the land of Judah:
8:21 My heart is crushed because my dear people 1 are being crushed. 2
I go about crying and grieving. I am overwhelmed with dismay. 3
1 tn Heb “daughter of my people.” For the translation given here see 4:11 and the note on the phrase “dear people” there.
2 tn Heb “Because of the crushing of the daughter of my people I am crushed.”
3 tn Heb “I go about in black [i.e., mourning clothes]. Dismay has seized me.”