Jeremiah 41:4
New International Version
The day after Gedaliah’s assassination, before anyone knew about it,

New Living Translation
The next day, before anyone had heard about Gedaliah’s murder,

English Standard Version
On the day after the murder of Gedaliah, before anyone knew of it,

Berean Study Bible
On the second day after the murder of Gedaliah, when no one yet knew about it,

King James Bible
And it came to pass the second day after he had slain Gedaliah, and no man knew it,

New King James Version
And it happened, on the second day after he had killed Gedaliah, when as yet no one knew it,

New American Standard Bible
Now it happened on the next day after the killing of Gedaliah, when no one knew about it,

NASB 1995
Now it happened on the next day after the killing of Gedaliah, when no one knew about it,

NASB 1977
Now it happened on the next day after the killing of Gedaliah, when no one knew about it,

Amplified Bible
Now it happened on the second day after the killing of Gedaliah, before anyone knew about it,

Christian Standard Bible
On the day after he had killed Gedaliah, when no one knew yet,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
On the second day after he had killed Gedaliah, when no one knew yet,

American Standard Version
And it came to pass the second day after he had slain Gedaliah, and no man knew it,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And no man heard, and on the second day after Gedaliah was killed

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And it came to pass on the second day after he had smitten Godolias, and no man knew of it,

Contemporary English Version
The next day, the murders had still not been discovered,

Douay-Rheims Bible
And on the second day after he had killed Godolias, no man yet knowing it,

English Revised Version
And it came to pass the second day after he had slain Gedaliah, and no man knew it,

Good News Translation
The next day, before anyone knew about Gedaliah's murder,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The day after the murder of Gedaliah, before anyone knew about it,

International Standard Version
Now on the day after Gedaliah was killed, when as yet no one knew about it,

JPS Tanakh 1917
And it came to pass the second day after he had slain Gedaliah, and no man knew it,

Literal Standard Version
And it comes to pass, on the second day of the putting of Gedaliah to death (and no one has known),

NET Bible
On the day after Gedaliah had been murdered, before anyone even knew about it,

New Heart English Bible
It happened the second day after he had killed Gedaliah, and no man knew it,

World English Bible
It happened the second day after he had killed Gedaliah, and no man knew it,

Young's Literal Translation
And it cometh to pass, on the second day of the putting of Gedaliah to death, (and no one hath known,)

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Assassination of Gedaliah
3Ishmael also killed all the Jews who were with Gedaliah at Mizpah, as well as the Chaldean soldiers who were there. 4 On the second day after the murder of Gedaliah, when no one yet knew about it, 5eighty men who had shaved off their beards, torn their garments, and cut themselves came from Shechem, Shiloh, and Samaria, carrying grain offerings and frankincense for the house of the LORD.…

Cross References
Jeremiah 41:3
Ishmael also killed all the Jews who were with Gedaliah at Mizpah, as well as the Chaldean soldiers who were there.

Jeremiah 41:5
eighty men who had shaved off their beards, torn their garments, and cut themselves came from Shechem, Shiloh, and Samaria, carrying grain offerings and frankincense for the house of the LORD.


Treasury of Scripture

And it came to pass the second day after he had slain Gedaliah, and no man knew it,

after.

1 Samuel 27:11
And David saved neither man nor woman alive, to bring tidings to Gath, saying, Lest they should tell on us, saying, So did David, and so will be his manner all the while he dwelleth in the country of the Philistines.

Psalm 52:1,2
To the chief Musician, Maschil, A Psalm of David, when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul, and said unto him, David is come to the house of Ahimelech. Why boastest thou thyself in mischief, O mighty man? the goodness of God endureth continually…









Verses 4-7. - The news of the deed of violence had not yet been spread, and Ishmael seized the opportunity of imbruing his hands in fresh blood. He could have had no personal motive; but his employer, Baalis, desired that "the remnant in Judah might perish" (Jeremiah 40:15).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
On the second
הַשֵּׁנִ֖י (haš·šê·nî)
Article | Number - ordinal masculine singular
Strong's 8145: Second (an ordinal number)

day
בַּיּ֥וֹם (bay·yō·wm)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3117: A day

after the murder
לְהָמִ֣ית (lə·hā·mîṯ)
Preposition-l | Verb - Hifil - Infinitive construct
Strong's 4191: To die, to kill

of Gedaliah,
גְּדַלְיָ֑הוּ (gə·ḏal·yā·hū)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 1436: Gedaliah -- 'Yah is great', three Israelites

when no
לֹ֥א (lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

one
וְאִ֖ישׁ (wə·’îš)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 376: A man as an individual, a male person

yet knew about it,
יָדָֽע׃ (yā·ḏā‘)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3045: To know


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