Parallel Verses

King James Version

That strengtheneth the spoiled against the strong, so that the spoiled shall come against the fortress.

New American Standard Bible

It is He who flashes forth with destruction upon the strong,
So that destruction comes upon the fortress.

Holman Bible

He brings destruction on the strong,
and it falls on the stronghold.

International Standard Version

It is he who is raining sudden destruction upon the strong like lightning, so that ruin comes upon the fortress.

A Conservative Version

who brings sudden destruction upon the strong, so that destruction comes upon the fortress.

American Standard Version

that bringeth sudden destruction upon the strong, so that destruction cometh upon the fortress.

Amplified


It is He who causes [sudden] destruction to flash forth on the strong
So that destruction comes on the fortress.

Bible in Basic English

Who sends sudden destruction on the strong, so that destruction comes on the walled town.

Darby Translation

He causeth destruction to break forth suddenly upon the strong, and bringeth destruction upon the fortress.

Julia Smith Translation

Causing desolation to shine forth upon the strong one and desolation shall come against the fortress.

King James 2000

That strengthens the plundered against the strong, so that the plundered shall come against the fortress.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The one who makes destruction flash upon [the] fierce, {so that} destruction comes upon [the] fortification.

Modern King James verseion

who causes destruction to flash out against the strong, and destruction comes against the fortress.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He raiseth destruction upon the mighty people, and bringeth down the stronghold.

NET Bible

He flashes destruction down upon the strong so that destruction overwhelms the fortified places.)

New Heart English Bible

who brings sudden destruction on the strong, so that destruction comes on the fortress.

The Emphasized Bible

Him who flasheth force on the strong, - and, force, on the fortress, alighteth!

Webster

That strengtheneth the spoiled against the strong, so that the spoiled shall come against the fortress.

World English Bible

who brings sudden destruction on the strong, so that destruction comes on the fortress.

Youngs Literal Translation

Who is brightening up the spoiled against the strong, And the spoiled against a fortress cometh.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּלג 
Balag 
Usage: 4

the spoiled
שׁוד שׁד 
Shod 
Usage: 25

עז 
`az 
Usage: 22

so that the spoiled
שׁוד שׁד 
Shod 
Usage: 25


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

Context Readings

A Lament And Call To Repentance

8 Seek him that maketh the seven stars and Orion, and turneth the shadow of death into the morning, and maketh the day dark with night: that calleth for the waters of the sea, and poureth them out upon the face of the earth: The LORD is his name: 9 That strengtheneth the spoiled against the strong, so that the spoiled shall come against the fortress. 10 They hate him that rebuketh in the gate, and they abhor him that speaketh uprightly.



Cross References

2 Kings 13:17

And he said, Open the window eastward. And he opened it. Then Elisha said, Shoot. And he shot. And he said, The arrow of the LORD'S deliverance, and the arrow of deliverance from Syria: for thou shalt smite the Syrians in Aphek, till thou have consumed them.

2 Kings 13:25

And Jehoash the son of Jehoahaz took again out of the hand of Benhadad the son of Hazael the cities, which he had taken out of the hand of Jehoahaz his father by war. Three times did Joash beat him, and recovered the cities of Israel.

Jeremiah 37:10

For though ye had smitten the whole army of the Chaldeans that fight against you, and there remained but wounded men among them, yet should they rise up every man in his tent, and burn this city with fire.

Micah 5:11

And I will cut off the cities of thy land, and throw down all thy strong holds:

Hebrews 11:34

Quenched the violence of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, out of weakness were made strong, waxed valiant in fight, turned to flight the armies of the aliens.

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