Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And life shall arise brighter than noonday; though thou be enshrouded in darkness, thou shalt be as the morning,

New American Standard Bible

"Your life would be brighter than noonday; Darkness would be like the morning.

King James Version

And thine age shall be clearer than the noonday; thou shalt shine forth, thou shalt be as the morning.

Holman Bible

Your life will be brighter than noonday;
its darkness will be like the morning.

International Standard Version

Your life will be brighter than noonday. Even its darkness will be like dawn.

A Conservative Version

And [thy] life shall be clearer than the noonday. Though there be darkness, it shall be as the morning.

American Standard Version

And thy life shall be clearer than the noonday; Though there be darkness, it shall be as the morning.

Amplified

And [your] life shall be clearer than the noonday and rise above it; though there be darkness, it shall be as the morning.

Bible in Basic English

And your life will be brighter than day; though it is dark, it will become like the morning.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and thine age shall be clearer than the noonday; thou shalt shine forth, thou shalt be as the morning.

Julia Smith Translation

And life shall rise above the noonday: thou shalt shine forth, thou shalt be as the morning

King James 2000

And your life shall be brighter than the noonday; you shall shine forth, you shall be as the morning.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"{And your life will be brighter than noon}; [its] darkness will be like the morning.

Modern King James verseion

And your lifetime shall be clearer than the noonday; though there be darkness, you shall be as the morning.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then should the residue of thy life be as clear as the noon day, and spring forth as the morning.

NET Bible

And life will be brighter than the noonday; though there be darkness, it will be like the morning.

New Heart English Bible

Life shall be clearer than the noonday. Though there is darkness, it shall be as the morning.

The Emphasized Bible

Above high noon, shall rise life's continuance, Darkness, like a morning, shall appear,

Webster

And thy age shall be clearer than the noon-day: thou shalt shine forth, thou shalt be as the morning.

World English Bible

Life shall be clearer than the noonday. Though there is darkness, it shall be as the morning.

Youngs Literal Translation

And above the noon doth age rise, Thou fliest -- as the morning thou art.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חלד 
Cheled 
Usage: 5

צהר 
Tsohar 
Usage: 24

עוּף 
`uwph 
Usage: 28

References

Easton

Age

Context Readings

Confess Your Sin And Be Forgiven

16 For thou shalt forget misery; as waters that are passed away shalt thou remember it; 17 And life shall arise brighter than noonday; though thou be enshrouded in darkness, thou shalt be as the morning, 18 And thou shalt have confidence, because there shall be hope; and having searched about thee, thou shalt take rest in safety.



Cross References

Psalm 37:6

and he will bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday.

1 Chronicles 29:10

And David blessed Jehovah in the sight of all the congregation; and David said, Blessed be thou, Jehovah, the God of our father Israel, for ever and ever.

Job 42:11-17

And all his brethren, and all his sisters, and all they that had been of his acquaintance before, came to him, and they ate bread with him in his house, and they condoled with him, and comforted him concerning all the evil that Jehovah had brought upon him; and every one gave him a piece of money, and every one a golden ring.

Psalm 92:14

They are still vigorous in old age, they are full of sap and green;

Psalm 112:4

Unto the upright there ariseth light in the darkness; he is gracious, and merciful, and righteous.

Proverbs 4:18

But the path of the righteous is as the shining light, going on and brightening until the day be fully come.

Isaiah 58:8-10

Then shall thy light break forth as the dawn, and thy health shall spring forth speedily; and thy righteousness shall go before thee, the glory of Jehovah shall be thy rearguard.

Hosea 6:3

and we shall know, we shall follow on to know Jehovah: his going forth is assured as the morning dawn; and he will come unto us as the rain, as the latter rain which watereth the earth.

Micah 7:8-9

Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy: though I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, Jehovah shall be a light unto me.

Zechariah 14:6-7

And it shall come to pass in that day, that there shall not be light; the shining shall be obscured.

Malachi 4:2

And unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and ye shall go forth and leap like fatted calves.

Luke 2:26-32

And it was divinely communicated to him by the Holy Spirit, that he should not see death before he should see the Lord's Christ.

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