Jeremiah 14:3

Their nobles send their little ones to the waters: they come to the cisterns, and find no water; they return with their vessels empty; they are disappointed and confounded, and cover their heads.

Alternate Versions of Jeremiah 14-3

A Conservative Version: Jeremiah 14:3
And their ranking men send their little ones to the waters. They come to the cisterns, and find no water. They return with their vessels empty. They are put to shame and confounded, and cover their heads,

American Standard Version: Jeremiah 14:3
And their nobles send their little ones to the waters: they come to the cisterns, and find no water; they return with their vessels empty; they are put to shame and confounded, and cover their heads.

Bible in Basic English: Jeremiah 14:3
Their great men have sent their servants for water: they come to the holes and there is no water to be seen; they come back with nothing in their vessels; they are overcome with shame and fear, covering their heads.

Darby English Bible: Jeremiah 14:3
And their nobles send their little ones for water: they come to the pits, they find no water; they return with their vessels empty; they are ashamed, they are confounded, and have covered their heads.

King James Version: Jeremiah 14:3
And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters: they came to the pits, and found no water; they returned with their vessels empty; they were ashamed and confounded, and covered their heads.

King James Version (UK): Jeremiah 14:3
And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters they came to the pits, and found no water; they returned with their vessels empty; they were ashamed and confounded, and covered their heads.

Youngs Literal Translation: Jeremiah 14:3
And their honourable ones have sent their little ones to the water, They have come unto ditches, They have not found water, They have turned back -- their vessels empty! They have been ashamed, And have blushed and covered their head.

Verses Related to Jeremiah 14-3

2 Samuel 15:30
David went up by the ascent of the [Mount of] Olives, and wept as he went up; and he had his head covered, and went barefoot: and all the people who were with him covered every man his head, and they went up, weeping as they went up.

2 Samuel 19:4
The king covered his face, and the king cried with a loud voice, my son Absalom, Absalom, my son, my son!

1 Kings 17:7
It happened after a while, that the brook dried up, because there was no rain in the land.

1 Kings 18:5
Ahab said to Obadiah, Go through the land, to all the springs of water, and to all the brooks: peradventure we may find grass and save the horses and mules alive, that we not lose all the animals.

2 Kings 18:31
Don't listen to Hezekiah: for thus says the king of Assyria, Make your peace with me, and come out to me; and eat you everyone of his vine, and everyone of his fig tree, and everyone drink the waters of his own cistern;

Esther 6:12
Mordecai came again to the king's gate. But Haman hurried to his house, mourning and having his head covered.

Psalms 40:14
Let them be disappointed and confounded together who seek after my soul to destroy it. Let them be turned backward and brought to dishonor who delight in my hurt.

Psalms 109:29
Let my adversaries be clothed with dishonor. Let them cover themselves with their own shame as with a robe.

Isaiah 45:16
They shall be disappointed, yes, confounded, all of them; they shall go into confusion together who are makers of idols.

Jeremiah 2:13
For my people have committed two evils: they have forsaken me, the spring of living waters, and hewed them out cisterns, broken cisterns, that can hold no water.