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Bible Verse Dictionary

Jeremiah 38:6 - Hammelech

Jeremiah 38:6 - Then took they Jeremiah, and cast him into the dungeon of Malchiah the son of Hammelech, that was in the court of the prison: and they let down Jeremiah with cords. And in the dungeon there was no water, but mire: so Jeremiah sunk in the mire.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
Then took H3947 לָקַח
they Jeremiah H3414 יִרְמְיָה
and cast H7993 שָׁלַךְ
him into H413 אֵל
the dungeon H953 בּוֹר
of Malchiah H4441 מַלְכִּיָּה
the son H1121 בֵּן
of Hammelech H4428 מֶלֶךְ
that H834 אֲשֶׁר
was in the court H2691 חָצֵר
of the prison H4307 מַטָּרָא
and they let down H7971 שָׁלַח
Jeremiah H3414 יִרְמְיָה
with cords H2256 חֶבֶל
And in the dungeon H953 בּוֹר
there was no H369 אַיִן
water H4325 מַיִם
but H3588 כִּי
mire H2916 טִיט
so Jeremiah H3414 יִרְמְיָה
sunk H2883 טָבַע
in the mire H2916 טִיט


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