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Bible Verse Dictionary

Jeremiah 29:28 - Babylon

Jeremiah 29:28 - For therefore he sent unto us in Babylon, saying, This captivity is long: build ye houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
For H3588 כִּי
therefore H5921 עַל
he sent H7971 שָׁלַח
unto H413 אֵל
us in Babylon H894 בָּבֶל
saying H559 אָמַר
This H1931 הוּא
captivity is long H752 אָרֹךְ
build H1129 בָּנָה
ye houses H1004 בַּיִת
and dwell H3427 יָשַׁב
in them and plant H5193 נָטַע
gardens H1593 גַּנָּה
and eat H398 אָכַל
the fruit H6529 פְּרִי
of them


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.