“I will make her officials and wise men drunk, along with her governors, leaders, 1 and warriors. They will fall asleep forever and never wake up,” 2 says the King whose name is the Lord who rules over all. 3
I will make her officials and wise men drunk, her governors, officers and warriors as well; they will sleep for ever and not awake," declares the King, whose name is the LORD Almighty.
"I will make her princes and her wise men drunk, Her governors, her prefects and her mighty men, That they may sleep a perpetual sleep and not wake up," Declares the King, whose name is the LORD of hosts.
"I will make drunk her officials, wise men, rulers, captains, and warriors," says the King, whose name is the LORD Almighty. "They will fall asleep and never wake up again!"
"I'll get them drunk, the whole lot of them--princes, sages, governors, soldiers. Dead drunk, they'll sleep--and sleep and sleep...and never wake up." The King's Decree. His name? GOD-of-the-Angel-Armies!
And I will make her chiefs and her wise men, her rulers and her captains and her men of war, overcome with wine; their sleep will be an eternal sleep without awaking, says the King; the Lord of armies is his name.
I will make her officials and her sages drunk, also her governors, her deputies, and her warriors; they shall sleep a perpetual sleep and never wake, says the King, whose name is the LORD of hosts.
"And I will make drunk Her princes and wise men, Her governors, her deputies, and her mighty men. And they shall sleep a perpetual sleep And not awake," says the King, Whose name is the LORD of hosts.
And I will make drunk
and her wise
[men], her captains
and her rulers
and her mighty men
and they shall sleep
and not wake
[is] the LORD
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“I will make her officials
, along with her governors
, and warriors
. They will fall asleep
is the Lord
who rules over all.
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1 sn For discussion of the terms “governors” and “leaders” see the note at Jer 51:23.
2 sn See the note at Jer 51:39.
3 tn For the title “Yahweh of armies” see the study note on Jer 2:19.