Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

You put my feet in the stocks
and stand watch over all my paths,
setting a limit for the soles of my feet.

New American Standard Bible

"You put my feet in the stocks And watch all my paths; You set a limit for the soles of my feet,

King James Version

Thou puttest my feet also in the stocks, and lookest narrowly unto all my paths; thou settest a print upon the heels of my feet.

International Standard Version

You've locked my feet in stocks; you watch all my steps; You've limited where I can walk.

A Conservative Version

Thou also put my feet in the stocks, and mark all my paths. Thou set a bound to the soles of my feet.

American Standard Version

Thou puttest my feet also in the stocks, And markest all my paths; Thou settest a bound to the soles of my feet:

Amplified

You put my feet also in the stocks and observe critically all my paths; You set a circle and limit around the soles of my feet [which I must not overstep].

Bible in Basic English

And you put chains on my feet, watching all my ways, and making a limit for my steps;

Darby Translation

And thou puttest my feet in the stocks, and markest all my paths; thou settest a bound about the soles of my feet; --

Julia Smith Translation

And thou wilt set my feet in the stocks, and thou wilt watch all my paths; thou wilt dig round the roots of my feet

King James 2000

You put my feet also in the stocks, and watch closely all my paths; you set a bound to the soles of my feet.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And you put my feet in the block, and you watch all my paths; you carve [a mark] on the soles of my feet.

Modern King James verseion

You put my feet also in the stocks, and look closely to all my paths; You set a limit for the soles of my feet.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou hast put my foot in the stocks: thou lookest narrowly unto all my paths, and markest the steps of my feet.

NET Bible

And you put my feet in the stocks and you watch all my movements; you put marks on the soles of my feet.

New Heart English Bible

You also put my feet in the stocks, and mark all my paths. You set a bound to the soles of my feet,

The Emphasized Bible

And thou dost put - in the stocks - my feet, and observest all my paths, Against the roots of my feet, thou dost cut out a bound;

Webster

Thou puttest my feet also in the stocks, and lookest narrowly to all my paths; thou settest a print upon the heels of my feet.

World English Bible

You also put my feet in the stocks, and mark all my paths. You set a bound to the soles of my feet,

Youngs Literal Translation

And puttest in the stocks my feet, And observest all my paths, On the roots of my feet Thou settest a print,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

my feet
רגל 
Regel 
Usage: 247

also in the stocks
סד 
Cad 
Usage: 2

שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

ארח 
'orach 
Usage: 59

thou settest a print
חקה 
Chaqah 
Usage: 4

upon the heels
שׁרשׁ 
Sheresh 
Usage: 33

References

American

Fausets

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Job Argues His Case With God

26 For You record bitter accusations against me
and make me inherit the iniquities of my youth.
27 You put my feet in the stocks
and stand watch over all my paths,
setting a limit for the soles of my feet.
28 Man wears out like something rotten,
like a moth-eaten garment.



Cross References

Job 33:11

He puts my feet in the stocks;
He stands watch over all my paths.”

2 Chronicles 16:10-12

Asa was angry with the seer and put him in prison because of his anger over this. And Asa mistreated some of the people at that time.

Job 2:7

So Satan left the Lord’s presence and infected Job with terrible boils from the sole of his foot to the top of his head.

Job 10:6

that You look for my wrongdoing
and search for my sin,

Job 14:16

For then You would count my steps
but would not take note of my sin.

Job 16:9

His anger tears at me, and He harasses me.
He gnashes His teeth at me.
My enemy pierces me with His eyes.

Proverbs 7:22

He follows her impulsively
like an ox going to the slaughter,
like a deer bounding toward a trap

Acts 16:24

Receiving such an order, he put them into the inner prison and secured their feet in the stocks.

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