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Bible Commentaries

Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament

Lamentations 1

Verse 1

1:1 (a-0) In chs. 1 and 2 the initial letter of each verse, consisting of three parts or lines, follows the alphabetical order.

Verse 5

1:5 adversaries (b-2) adversary. (b-29) Or 'oppressor,' Tzar ; so vers. 7,10,17. see Note o, Psalms 8:2 , and Psalms 78:61 . head, (c-6) See Deuteronomy 28:44 .

Verse 7

1:7 wanderings, (d-10) Or 'miseries.' see ch. 3.19; Isaiah 58:7 . into (e-15) Or 'by.' ruin. (f-49) Or 'cessation' or 'days of rest,' and see Leviticus 26:43 .

Verse 8

1:8 grievously (g-3) Lit. 'sinned a sin.'

Verse 11

1:11 soul. (a-19) Or 'life.'

Verse 13

1:13 prevaileth (b-13) Or 'he causeth it to prevail.'

Verse 15

1:15 assembly (c-19) Or 'a solemn assembly.'

Verse 17

1:17 him; (d-24) Or 'Jehovah hath given his adversaries round about charge against Jacob.'

Verse 18

1:18 commandment. (e-10) Lit. 'his mouth.'

Verse 19

1:19 soul. (a-28) Or 'life.'

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Darby, John. "Commentary on Lamentations 1". "John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament". 1857-67.