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Lamentations 3:65

New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995) [2]
— You will give them hardness of heart, Your curse will be on them.
King James Version (KJV 1769) [2]
— Give them sorrow of heart, thy curse unto them.
English Revised Version (ERV 1885)
— Thou wilt give them hardness of heart, thy curse unto them.
American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Thou wilt give them hardness of heart, thy curse unto them.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Give them sorrow of heart, thy curse to them.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— give them obduracy of heart, thy curse unto them;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Thou wilt suffer them a veiling of heart, thy curse to them;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Thou givest to them a covered heart, Thy curse to them.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Thau. Thou shalt give them a buckler of heart, thy labour.
Geneva Bible (GNV 1560)
— Giue them sorow of heart, euen thy curse to them.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Giue them sorrow of heart, thy curse vnto them.
Lamsa Bible (1957)
— Give them sorrow of heart; let thy affliction pursue them.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— THAU. Thou wilt give them [as] a covering, the grief of my heart.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Give them sorrow of heart, thy curse unto them.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Give 5414
{5414} Prime
A primitive root; to give, used with great latitude of application (put, make, etc.).
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
them sorrow 4044
{4044} Prime
From H4042; a covering (in a bad sense), that is, blindness or obduracy.
of heart, 3820
{3820} Prime
A form of H3824; the heart; also used (figuratively) very widely for the feelings, the will and even the intellect; likewise for the centre of anything.
thy curse 8381
{8381} Prime
From H0422; an imprecation.
unto them.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Lamentations 3:64-66.

Lamentations 3:65

_ _ sorrow — rather, blindness or hardness; literally, “a veil” covering their heart, so that they may rush on to their own ruin (Isaiah 6:10; 2 Corinthians 3:14, 2 Corinthians 3:15).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Lamentations 3:55-66.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
or, obstinacy,
Deuteronomy 2:30 But Sihon king of Heshbon would not let us pass by him: for the LORD thy God hardened his spirit, and made his heart obstinate, that he might deliver him into thy hand, as [appeareth] this day.
Isaiah 6:10 Make the heart of this people fat, and make their ears heavy, and shut their eyes; lest they see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and understand with their heart, and convert, and be healed.


Deuteronomy 27:15-26 Cursed [be] the man that maketh [any] graven or molten image, an abomination unto the LORD, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and putteth [it] in [a] secret [place]. And all the people shall answer and say, Amen. ... Cursed [be] he that confirmeth not [all] the words of this law to do them. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Psalms 109:17-18 As he loved cursing, so let it come unto him: as he delighted not in blessing, so let it be far from him. ... As he clothed himself with cursing like as with his garment, so let it come into his bowels like water, and like oil into his bones.
1 Corinthians 16:22 If any man love not the Lord Jesus Christ, let him be Anathema Maranatha.
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Dt 2:30; 27:15. Ps 109:17. Is 6:10. 1Co 16:22.

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