New Living Translation
They pluck wild greens from among the bushes and eat from the roots of broom trees.
King James Bible
Who cut up mallows by the bushes, and juniper roots for their meat.
Darby Bible Translation
They gather the salt-wort among the bushes, and the roots of the broom for their food.
World English Bible
They pluck salt herbs by the bushes. The roots of the broom are their food.
Young's Literal Translation
Those cropping mallows near a shrub, And broom-roots is their food.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
30:4 Who cut - Bitter herbs, which shews their extreme necessity. Juniper - Possibly the word may signify some other plant, for the Hebrews themselves are at a loss for the signification of the names of plants.
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To Theoctista, Patrician  . Gregory to Theoctista, &c. We ought to give great thanks to Almighty God, that our most pious and most benignant Emperors have near them kinsfolk of their race, whose life and conversation is such as to give us all great joy. Hence too we should continually pray for these our lords, that their life, with that of all who belong to them, may by the protection of heavenly grace be preserved through long and tranquil times. I have to inform you, however, that I have …
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1 Kings 19:4
Then he went on alone into the wilderness, traveling all day. He sat down under a solitary broom tree and prayed that he might die. "I have had enough, LORD," he said. "Take my life, for I am no better than my ancestors who have already died."
They are gaunt with hunger and flee to the deserts, to desolate and gloomy wastelands.
They are driven from human society, and people shout at them as if they were thieves.
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