KJV LAM5 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekLAM4.htm EZE1.htm
5:1 Remember [H2142] , O LORD [H3068] , what is come upon us: consider [H5027] , and behold [H7200] our reproach [H2781] .
5:2 Our inheritance [H5159] is turned [H2015] to strangers [H2114] , our houses [H1004] to aliens [H5237] .
5:3 We are orphans [H3490] and fatherless [H369] [H1] , our mothers [H517] [are] as widows [H490] .
5:4 We have drunken [H8354] our water [H4325] for money [H3701] ; our wood [H6086] is sold [H935] [H4242] unto us.(is: Heb. cometh for price)
5:5 Our necks [H6677] [are] under persecution [H7291] : we labour [H3021] , [and] have no rest [H5117] .(Our: Heb. On our necks are we persecuted)
5:6 We have given [H5414] the hand [H3027] [to] the Egyptians [H4714] , [and to] the Assyrians [H804] , to be satisfied [H7646] with bread [H3899] .
5:7 Our fathers [H1] have sinned [H2398] , [and are] not [H369] ; and we have borne [H5445] their iniquities [H5771] .
5:8 Servants [H5650] have ruled [H4910] over us: [there is] none that doth deliver [H6561] [us] out of their hand [H3027] .
5:9 We gat [H935] our bread [H3899] with [the peril of] our lives [H5315] because [H6440] of the sword [H2719] of the wilderness [H4057] .
5:10 Our skin [H5785] was black [H3648] like an oven [H8574] because [H6440] of the terrible [H2152] famine [H7458] .(terrible: or, terrors, or, storms)
5:11 They ravished [H6031] the women [H802] in Zion [H6726] , [and] the maids [H1330] in the cities [H5892] of Judah [H3063] .
5:12 Princes [H8269] are hanged up [H8518] by their hand [H3027] : the faces [H6440] of elders [H2205] were not honoured [H1921] .
5:13 They took [H5375] the young men [H970] to grind [H2911] , and the children [H5288] fell [H3782] under the wood [H6086] .
5:14 The elders [H2205] have ceased [H7673] from the gate [H8179] , the young men [H970] from their musick [H5058] .
5:15 The joy [H4885] of our heart [H3820] is ceased [H7673] ; our dance [H4234] is turned [H2015] into mourning [H60] .
5:16 The crown [H5850] is fallen [H5307] [from] our head [H7218] : woe [H188] unto us, that we have sinned [H2398] !(The: Heb. The crown of our head is fallen)
5:17 For this our heart [H3820] is faint [H1739] ; for these [things] our eyes [H5869] are dim [H2821] .
5:18 Because of the mountain [H2022] of Zion [H6726] , which is desolate [H8074] , the foxes [H7776] walk [H1980] upon it.
5:19 Thou, O LORD [H3068] , remainest [H3427] for ever [H5769] ; thy throne [H3678] from generation [H1755] to generation [H1755] .
5:20 Wherefore dost thou forget [H7911] us for ever [H5331] , [and] forsake [H5800] us so long [H753] time [H3117] ?(so: Heb. for length of days?)
5:21 Turn [H7725] thou us unto thee, O LORD [H3068] , and we shall be turned [H7725] ; renew [H2318] our days [H3117] as of old [H6924] .
5:22 But thou hast utterly [H3988] rejected [H3988] us; thou art very [H3966] wroth [H7107] against us.(But: or, For wilt thou utterly reject us?)