38 And mourning shall be upon all the house tops of Moab, and in all the streets thereof: for I have broken Moab like a vessel wherein is no pleasure, saith the Lord.

39 They shall howl, saying, How is he destroyed? how hath Moab turned the back with shame? so shall Moab be a derision, and a fear to all them about him.

40 For thus saith the Lord, Behold, [a]he shall flee as an eagle, and shall spread his wings over Moab.

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  1. Jeremiah 48:40 That is, Nebuchadnezzar, as Jer. 49:22.