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Jeremiah 6:26

26 O daughter of my people, sgird thee with sackcloth, and twallow thyself uin ashes: make thee vmourning, as for an only son, most wbitter lamentation: for the spoiler shall suddenly come upon us.

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Jeremiah 6:26 — The New International Version (NIV)

26 Put on sackcloth, my people,

and roll in ashes;

mourn with bitter wailing

as for an only son,

for suddenly the destroyer

will come upon us.

Jeremiah 6:26 — English Standard Version (ESV)

26 O daughter of my people, put on sackcloth,

and roll in ashes;

make mourning as for an only son,

most bitter lamentation,

for suddenly the destroyer

will come upon us.

Jeremiah 6:26 — New Living Translation (NLT)

26 Oh, my people, dress yourselves in burlap

and sit among the ashes.

Mourn and weep bitterly, as for the loss of an only son.

For suddenly the destroying armies will be upon you!

Jeremiah 6:26 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

26 O daughter of my people,

Dress in sackcloth

And roll about in ashes!

Make mourning as for an only son, most bitter lamentation;

For the plunderer will suddenly come upon us.

Jeremiah 6:26 — New Century Version (NCV)

26 My people, put on rough cloth

and roll in the ashes to show how sad you are.

Cry loudly for those who are dead,

as if your only son were dead,

because the destroyer

will soon come against us.

Jeremiah 6:26 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

26 O daughter of my people, gird thee with sackcloth, and wallow thyself in ashes: make thee mourning, as for an only son, most bitter lamentation; for the destroyer shall suddenly come upon us.

Jeremiah 6:26 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

26 Daughter of my people, gird thee with sackcloth, and roll thyself in ashes: make mourning, as for an only son—bitter lamentation; for the spoiler cometh suddenly upon us.

Jeremiah 6:26 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

26 Wear sackcloth, and roll around in ashes, my people. 

Mourn as if you have lost your only child, and cry bitterly. 

The destroyer will suddenly attack us. 

Jeremiah 6:26 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

26 My dear people, dress yourselves in sackcloth

and roll in the dust.

Mourn as you would for an only son,

a bitter lament,

for suddenly the destroyer will come on us.

Jeremiah 6:26 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

26 O my poor people, put on sackcloth,

and roll in ashes;

make mourning as for an only child,

most bitter lamentation:

for suddenly the destroyer

will come upon us.

Jeremiah 6:26 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

26 O daughter of my people,

gird yourself with sackcloth,

and roll about in the ashes in mourning,

a mourning ceremony as for an only child.

Make for yourself wailing of bitterness,

for suddenly the destroyer will come upon us.

Jeremiah 6:26 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

26 Put on black clothes, my people.

Roll among the ashes.

Cry with bitter sobbing

just as you would cry for an only child.

The one who is going to destroy us

will come suddenly.

Jeremiah 6:26 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

26 O daughter of my people, put on sackcloth

And roll in ashes;

Mourn as for an only son,

A lamentation most bitter.

For suddenly the destroyer

Will come upon us.