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Bible Verse Dictionary

Jeremiah 8:14 - Silence

Jeremiah 8:14 - Why do we sit still? assemble yourselves, and let us enter into the defenced cities, and let us be silent there: for the LORD our God hath put us to silence, and given us water of gall to drink, because we have sinned against the LORD.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
Why H4100 מָה
do we H587 אֲנַחְנוּ
sit H3427 יָשַׁב
still assemble yourselves H622 אָסַף
and let us enter H935 בּוֹא
into H413 אֵל
the defenced H4013 מִבְצָר
cities H5892 עִיר
and let us be silent H1826 דָּמַם
there H8033 שָׁם
for H3588 כִּי
the LORD H3068 יְהֹוָה
our God H430 אֱלֹהִים
hath put us to silence H1826 דָּמַם
and given us water H4325 מַיִם
of gall H7219 רֹאשׁ
to drink H8248 שָׁקָה
because H3588 כִּי
we H587 אֲנַחְנוּ
have sinned H2398 חָטָא
against the LORD H3068 יְהֹוָה


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