Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

The bows of warriors are shattered, but those who stumble are equipped with strength.

New American Standard Bible

"The bows of the mighty are shattered, But the feeble gird on strength.

King James Version

The bows of the mighty men are broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.

Holman Bible

The bows of the warriors are broken,
but the feeble are clothed with strength.

A Conservative Version

The bows of the mighty men are broken, and those who stumbled are girded with strength.

American Standard Version

The bows of the mighty men are broken; And they that stumbled are girded with strength.

Amplified

The bows of the mighty are broken, and those who stumbled are girded with strength.

Bible in Basic English

The bows of the men of war are broken, and the feeble are clothed with strength.

Darby Translation

The bow of the mighty is broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The bows of the mighty men have been broken, and the weak are girded with strength.

Julia Smith Translation

The bows of the mighty being broken, and the weak were girded with strength.

King James 2000

The bows of the mighty men are broken, and they that stumbled are clothed with strength.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The bows of mighty warriors [are] shattered, but those who stumble gird [themselves with] strength.

Modern King James verseion

The bows of the mighty are broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The bows of the strong are broken: and the weak are endued with strength.

NET Bible

The bows of warriors are shattered, but those who stumble find their strength reinforced.

New Heart English Bible

"The bows of the mighty men are broken. Those who stumbled are armed with strength.

The Emphasized Bible

The bow of the mighty, is dismayed, - While, the fainting, are girded with strength;

Webster

The bows of the mighty men are broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.

World English Bible

"The bows of the mighty men are broken. Those who stumbled are armed with strength.

Youngs Literal Translation

Bows of the mighty are broken, And the stumbling have girded on strength.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קשׁת 
Qesheth 
Usage: 75

of the mighty men
גּבּר גּבּור 
Gibbowr 
Usage: 159

חת 
Chath 
Usage: 9

אזר 
'azar 
Usage: 16

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Hannah's Triumphant Prayer

3 Don't continue to talk proudly, and don't speak arrogantly, for the LORD is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed. 4 The bows of warriors are shattered, but those who stumble are equipped with strength. 5 Those who had an abundance of bread now hire themselves out, and those who were hungry hunger no more. While the barren woman gives birth to seven children, she who had many children languishes.



Cross References

Psalm 37:15

But their sword will pierce their own heart, and their bows will be broken!

Psalm 46:9

He causes wars to cease all over the earth, he causes the bow to break, the spear to snap, the chariots to ignite and burn.

Psalm 76:3

There he shattered sharp arrows, shields, swords, and weapons of war. Interlude

Hebrews 11:34

put out raging fires, escaped death by the sword, found strength in weakness, became powerful in battle, and routed foreign armies.

Psalm 37:17

For the arms of the wicked will be broken, but the LORD upholds the righteous.

Isaiah 10:4

so you won't have to crouch among those in chains or fall among the slain? "Yet for all this, his anger has not turned away, and his hand is still stretched out, ready to strike."

Jeremiah 37:10

Indeed, even if you defeated the entire Chaldean army that is fighting against you, and they had only wounded men left in their tents, they would get up and burn this city with fire.'"'"

2 Corinthians 4:9-10

persecuted but not abandoned, struck down but not destroyed.

2 Corinthians 12:9

but he has told me, "My grace is all you need, because my power is perfected in weakness." Therefore, I will most happily boast about my weaknesses, so that the Messiah's power may rest on me.

Ephesians 6:14

Stand firm, therefore, having fastened the belt of truth around your waist, and having put on the breastplate of righteousness,

Philippians 4:13

I can do all things through him who strengthens me.

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