Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

This adversary will embitter him, and the lords of the arrows will lie in wait.

New American Standard Bible

“The archers bitterly attacked him,
And shot at him and harassed him;

King James Version

The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and hated him:

Holman Bible

The archers attacked him,
shot at him, and were hostile toward him.

International Standard Version

Even though enemies attacked him, shooting at him and pursuing him viciously,

A Conservative Version

The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and persecute him,

American Standard Version

The archers have sorely grieved him, And shot at him, and persecute him:

Amplified


“The [skilled] archers have bitterly attacked and provoked him;
They have shot [at him] and harassed him.

Bible in Basic English

He was troubled by the archers; they sent out their arrows against him, cruelly wounding him:

Darby Translation

The archers have provoked him, And shot at, and hated him;

King James 2000

The archers have fiercely attacked him, and shot at him, and hated him:

Lexham Expanded Bible

{The archers} fiercely attacked him. They shot arrows [at him] and were hostile to him.

Modern King James verseion

The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and an archer lurks for him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The shooters have envied him and chide with him and hated him,

NET Bible

The archers will attack him, they will shoot at him and oppose him.

New Heart English Bible

The archers have sorely grieved him, shot at him, and persecute him:

The Emphasized Bible

So they attack him and have shot, - So they enclose him, do the masters of arrows.

Webster

The archers have sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and hated him:

World English Bible

The archers have severely grieved him, shot at him, and persecute him:

Youngs Literal Translation

And embitter him -- yea, they have striven, Yea, hate him do archers;

Interlinear

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and shot
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Usage: 2

References

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Context Readings

Jacob Blesses His Twelve Sons

22 Joseph a fruitful son, a fruitful son upon a fountain, the daughters mounting over a wall. 23 This adversary will embitter him, and the lords of the arrows will lie in wait. 24 And his bow will dwell in strength, and the seed of his hands will be firm by the hands of the mighty one of Jacob; from whence the shepherd, the stone of Israel


Cross References

Genesis 37:24

And they will take him and will throw him into the pit; and the pit empty; water not in it

Genesis 37:28

And men will pass by, Midianites, merchants; and they will draw and bring up Joseph from the pit, and they will sell Joseph to the Ishmaelites for twenty of silver: and they will bring Joseph to Egypt

Psalm 64:3

Who sharpened as a sword their tongue, they bent their arrows a bitter word:

Genesis 37:4

And his brethren will see that their father loved him above all his brethren, and they will hate him, and will not be able to speak to him for peace.

Genesis 37:18

And they will see him from far off and before he will draw near to them, and they will act deceitfully with him, to kill him.

Genesis 39:7-20

And it will be after these words, and his lord's wife will lift up her eyes to Joseph, and she will say, Lie with me.

Genesis 42:21

And they will say, a man to his brother, Truly we guilty concerning our brother, when we saw the straits of his soul in his entreating us, and we heard him not; for this, these straits are come to us.

Psalm 118:13

Being thrust, I was thrust down to fall, and Jehovah helped me.

John 16:33

These have I spoken to you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world shall ye have pressure; but take courage; I have conquered the world.

Acts 14:22

And supporting the souls of the disciples, beseeching to remain in the faith, that through many pressures we must come into the kingdom of God.

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