Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Cursed be the day wherein I was born: let not the day wherein my mother bare me be blessed.

New American Standard Bible

Cursed be the day when I was born;
Let the day not be blessed when my mother bore me!

King James Version

Cursed be the day wherein I was born: let not the day wherein my mother bare me be blessed.

Holman Bible

May the day I was born
be cursed.
May the day my mother bore me
never be blessed.

International Standard Version

Let the day on which I was born be cursed. Don't let the day on which my mother gave birth to me be blessed.

A Conservative Version

Cursed be the day in which I was born. Let not the day in which my mother bore me be blessed.

Amplified


Cursed be the day on which I was born;
Do not bless the day on which my mother gave birth to me!

Bible in Basic English

A curse on the day of my birth: let there be no blessing on the day when my mother had me.

Darby Translation

Cursed be the day wherein I was born; let not the day wherein my mother bore me be blessed!

Julia Smith Translation

Cursed the day which I was born in it; the day which my mother brought me forth shall not be blessed.

King James 2000

Cursed be the day on which I was born: let not the day on which my mother bore me be blessed.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Cursed be [the] day [on] which I was born, let not the day [on] which my mother gave birth to me be blessed.

Modern King James verseion

Cursed is the day in which I was born; let not the day in which my mother bore me be blessed.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Cursed be the day wherein I was born! Unhappy be the day, wherein my mother brought me forth!

NET Bible

Cursed be the day I was born! May that day not be blessed when my mother gave birth to me.

New Heart English Bible

Cursed is the day in which I was born: do not let the day in which my mother bore me be blessed.

The Emphasized Bible

Accursed, be the day on which I was born, - The day when my mother bare me, let it not be blessed!

Webster

Cursed be the day in which I was born: let not the day in which my mother bore me be blessed.

World English Bible

Cursed is the day in which I was born: don't let the day in which my mother bore me be blessed.

Youngs Literal Translation

Cursed is the day in which I was born, The day that my mother bare me, Let it not be blessed!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ארר 
'arar 
Usage: 63

be the day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

let not the day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

ילד 
Yalad 
Usage: 497

References

Fausets

Job

Hastings

Context Readings

Jeremiah's Lament

13 Sing unto Jehovah, praise ye Jehovah; for he hath delivered the soul of the needy from the hand of evil-doers. 14 Cursed be the day wherein I was born: let not the day wherein my mother bare me be blessed. 15 Cursed be the man who brought tidings to my father, saying, A man-child is born unto thee; making him very glad.



Cross References

Jeremiah 15:10

Woe is me, my mother, that thou hast borne me a man of strife and a man of contention to the whole earth! I have not lent, neither have men lent to me; yet every one of them doth curse me.

Job 3:3-16

Let the day perish wherein I was born, And the night which said, There is a man-child conceived.

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