Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And also if a proud man transgressing by wine, and he will not rest; who enlarged his soul as hades, and he as death, and he will not be satisfied, and he will gather to him all nations, and he will collect to him all peoples.

New American Standard Bible

“Furthermore, wine betrays the haughty man,
So that he does not stay at home.
He enlarges his appetite like Sheol,
And he is like death, never satisfied.
He also gathers to himself all nations
And collects to himself all peoples.

King James Version

Yea also, because he transgresseth by wine, he is a proud man, neither keepeth at home, who enlargeth his desire as hell, and is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathereth unto him all nations, and heapeth unto him all people:

Holman Bible

Moreover, wine betrays;
an arrogant man is never at rest.
He enlarges his appetite like Sheol,
and like Death he is never satisfied.
He gathers all the nations to himself;
he collects all the peoples for himself.

International Standard Version

Moreover, just as wine leads astray the proud and powerful man, he remains restless; he has expanded his appetite like the afterlife or death itself, he is never satisfied. He gathers to himself all of the nations, taking captive all of the people for himself."

A Conservative Version

Yea, moreover, wine is treacherous.) [He is] a haughty man, who does not keep at home, who enlarges his desire as Sheol, and he is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathers to him all nations, and heaps to him all peoples.

American Standard Version

Yea, moreover, wine is treacherous, a haughty man, that keepeth not at home; who enlargeth his desire as Sheol, and he is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathereth unto him all nations, and heapeth unto him all peoples.

Amplified


“Moreover, wine is treacherous and betrays the arrogant man,
So that he does not stay at home.
His appetite is large like Sheol,
And he is like death, never satisfied.
He gathers to himself all nations
And collects to himself all peoples [as if he owned them].

Bible in Basic English

A curse on the cruel and false one! the man full of pride, who never has enough; who makes his desires wide as the underworld! he is like death; he is never full, but he makes all nations come to him, getting all peoples together to himself.

Darby Translation

And moreover, the wine is treacherous: he is a proud man, and keepeth not at rest, he enlargeth his desire as Sheol, and he is like death and cannot be satisfied; and he assembleth unto him all nations, and gathereth unto him all peoples.

King James 2000

Yea also, because he transgresses by wine, he is a proud man, neither keeps at home, who enlarges his desire as sheol, and is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathers unto him all nations, and heaps unto him all people:

Lexham Expanded Bible

{How much less} the defiant; [the] arrogant, treacherous man? He who broadens his throat like Sheol, and who, like death, is not satisfied, and who gathers to himself all the nations, and harvested for himself all the peoples, will not succeed.

Modern King James verseion

And also wine indeed betrays a proud man, and he is not content. He widens his soul like Sheol, and he is like death, and is not satisfied, but gathers all nations to himself, and heaps to himself all the peoples.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Like as the wine deceiveth the drunkard, even so the proud shall fail and not endure. He openeth his desire wide up as the hell, and is as insatiable as death. All Heathen gathereth he to him, and heapeth unto him all people."

NET Bible

Indeed, wine will betray the proud, restless man! His appetite is as big as Sheol's; like death, he is never satisfied. He gathers all the nations; he seizes all peoples.

New Heart English Bible

Yes, moreover, wine is treacherous. A haughty man who doesn't stay at home, who enlarges his desire as Sheol, and he is like death, and can't be satisfied, but gathers to himself all nations, and heaps to himself all peoples.

The Emphasized Bible

Moreover also, when wine betrayeth, a man, is arrogant, and findeth no rest, - because he hath enlarged, like hades, his desire, yea, he, is like death, and cannot be satisfied, - but hath gathered unto himself, all the nations, and assembled unto himself, all the peoples.

Webster

Yes also, because he transgresseth by wine, he is a proud man, neither keepeth at home, who enlargeth his desire, as hell, and is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathereth to him all nations, and collecteth to him all people:

World English Bible

Yes, moreover, wine is treacherous. A haughty man who doesn't stay at home, who enlarges his desire as Sheol, and he is like death, and can't be satisfied, but gathers to himself all nations, and heaps to himself all peoples.

Youngs Literal Translation

And also, because the wine is treacherous, A man is haughty, and remaineth not at home, Who hath enlarged as sheol his soul, And is as death that is not satisfied, And doth gather unto itself all the nations, And doth assemble unto itself all the peoples,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
by wine
יין 
Yayin 
Usage: 140

he is a proud
יהיר 
Yahiyr 
Usage: 2

man
גּבר 
Geber 
Usage: 65

נוה 
Navah 
Usage: 2

רחב 
Rachab 
Usage: 25

נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

as hell
שׁאל שׁאול 
Sh@'owl 
Usage: 65

and is as death
מות 
Maveth 
Usage: 156

and cannot be satisfied
שׂבע שׂבע 
Saba` 
Usage: 98

but gathereth
אסף 
'acaph 
Usage: 199

גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

and heapeth
קבץ 
Qabats 
Usage: 127

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Doom On The Unrighteous

4 Behold, his soul being inflated in him, was not straight: and the just one shall live by his faithfulness. 5 And also if a proud man transgressing by wine, and he will not rest; who enlarged his soul as hades, and he as death, and he will not be satisfied, and he will gather to him all nations, and he will collect to him all peoples. 6 Shall not these all of them lift up a parable against him, and an enigma of an oracle against him, and it shall be said, Wo! to him multiplying that not to him. how long making heavy upon him goods taken in pledge?



Cross References

Proverbs 27:20

Hades and destruction shall not be satisfied; and the eyes of man shall not be satisfied.

Proverbs 20:1

Wine is mocking, strong drink is noisy: and every one going astray by it will not be wise.

2 Kings 14:10

Striking, thou struckest Edom, and thy heart lifted thee up: be honored, and sit in thy house: and wherefore wilt thou contend with evil, and fall, thou and Judah with thee?

Isaiah 5:11-12

Wo to those rising early in the morning, they will follow strong drink; remaining in the evening, wine will inflame them.

Psalm 138:6

If Jehovah is high, and he will see the humble one: and the lofty one he will know from far off.

Proverbs 23:29-33

To whom wo? to whom want? to whom strife? to whom complaint? to whom wounds gratuitously? to whom dark fleshings of the eyes?

Proverbs 30:13-16

A generation, how its eyes were raised up and its eyelashes will be lifted up.

Proverbs 31:4-5

Not for kings, O Lemuel, not for kings to drink and for princes the desire of strong drink:

Ecclesiastes 5:10

He loving silver shall not be satisfied with silver; and whoever loved not the increase with the multitude. Also this is vanity.

Isaiah 2:11-12

The lofty eyes of man were humbled, and the height of men bowed down, and Jehovah alone was exalted in that day.

Isaiah 2:17

And the haughtiness of man was bowed down, and the height of man was humbled: and Jehovah alone was exalted in that day.

Isaiah 5:8

Wo to those touching house upon house, they will bring near field upon field, till no more place, and ye dwelt yourselves alone in the midst of the earth.

Isaiah 5:22-23

Wo to the strong to drink wine, and men of strength to mix strong drink:

Isaiah 10:7-13

And he will not thus purpose, and his heart will not reckon thus; for in his heart to destroy and to cut off nations not few.

Isaiah 14:16-17

They seeing thee shall look upon thee, they shall attend to thee. This the man moving the earth, shaking kingdoms:

Isaiah 16:6

We heard the pride of Moab; he was greatly elated; his haughtiness and his pride and his wrath; not so his empty talk

Isaiah 21:5

Set in order the table; view the watch-tower; eat, drink: arise ye chiefs, anoint the shield.

Jeremiah 25:9

Behold me sending, and I took all the families of the north, says Jehovah, to Nebuchadnezzar king of Babel, my servant, and I brought them against this land and against its inhabitants, and against all these nations round about, and I devoted them to destruction, and I set them for a desolation and for a hissing, and for perpetual wastes.

Jeremiah 25:17-29

And I shall take the cup from the hand of Jehovah, and I shall cause all the nations. which Jehovah sent me to them to drink.

Jeremiah 50:29

Cause ye many to be heard against Babel: all ye bending the bow encamp against her round about; there shall be no escaping: requite her according to her work; according to all she did, do to her: for she acted proudly against Jehovah, against the Holy One of Israel.

Jeremiah 51:39

In their heat I will set their drinkings, and I made them drunken so that they shall exult, and sleep an eternal sleep, and they shall not rouse up, says Jehovah.

Daniel 5:1-4

Belshazzar the king made great food for a thousand of his nobles, and before the thousand he drank wine.

Daniel 5:20-23

And when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was strong for pride, he was brought down from the throne of his kingdom, and they took away his honor from him.

Nahum 1:9-10

What will ye purpose against Jehovah? he made a completion: straits shall not rise up twice.

Habakkuk 2:4

Behold, his soul being inflated in him, was not straight: and the just one shall live by his faithfulness.

Habakkuk 2:8-10

For thou didst spoil many nations, all the rest of the peoples shall spoil thee; from the bloods of man, and the violence of the land, of the city, and all dwelling in it.

1 Thessalonians 4:11

And that ye be ambitions to remain quiet, and attend to your own things, and work with your own hands, as we enjoined you;

James 4:6

And he gives greater grace. Wherefore he says, God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble.

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