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Bible Verse Dictionary

Lamentations 2:5 - Slew

Lamentations 2:5 - The Lord was as an enemy: he hath swallowed up Israel, he hath swallowed up all her palaces: he hath destroyed his strong holds, and hath increased in the daughter of Judah mourning and lamentation.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
The Lord H136 אֲדֹנָי
was H1961 הָיָה
as an enemy H341 אֹיֵב
he hath swallowed up H1104 בָּלַע
Israel H3478 יִשְׂרָאֵל
he hath swallowed up H1104 בָּלַע
all H3605 כֹּל
her palaces H759 אַרְמוֹן
he hath destroyed H7843 שָׁחַת
his strong holds and hath increased H7235 רָבָה
in the daughter H1323 בַּת
of Judah H3063 יְהוּדָה
mourning H8386 תַּאֲנִיָּה
and lamentation H592 אֲנִיָּה


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