Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

They conceive trouble and give birth to evil;
their womb prepares deception.

New American Standard Bible

"They conceive mischief and bring forth iniquity, And their mind prepares deception."

King James Version

They conceive mischief, and bring forth vanity, and their belly prepareth deceit.

International Standard Version

For they conceive mischief and give birth to iniquity; their womb is pregnant with deception."

A Conservative Version

They conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity, and their heart prepares deceit.

American Standard Version

They conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity, And their heart prepareth deceit.

Amplified

They conceive mischief and bring forth iniquity, and their inmost soul hatches deceit.

Bible in Basic English

Evil has made them with child, and they give birth to trouble; and the fruit of their body is shame for themselves.

Darby Translation

They conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity, and their belly prepareth deceit.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They conceive pain and bring forth iniquity, and their belly meditates deceit.

Julia Smith Translation

He conceiving trouble and he bringing forth vanity, and their belly shall prepare deceit

King James 2000

They conceive mischief, and bring forth vanity, and their heart prepares deceit.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[They] conceive trouble and bring forth mischief, and their womb prepares deceit."

Modern King James verseion

They conceive mischief, and bring forth evil, and their belly prepares deceit.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He conceiveth travail, he beareth mischief, and his body bringeth forth deceit."

NET Bible

They conceive trouble and bring forth evil; their belly prepares deception."

New Heart English Bible

They conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity. Their heart prepares deceit."

The Emphasized Bible

Conceiving mischief, and bringing forth iniquity, yea, their inmost soul, prepareth deceit.

Webster

They conceive mischief, and bring forth vanity, and their belly prepareth deceit.

World English Bible

They conceive mischief, and bring forth iniquity. Their heart prepares deceit."

Youngs Literal Translation

To conceive misery, and to bear iniquity, Even their heart doth prepare deceit.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
הרה 
Harah 
Usage: 45

and bring forth
ילד 
Yalad 
Usage: 497

and their belly
בּטן 
Beten 
Usage: 72

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Eliphaz's Second Response To Job

34 For the company of the godless will have no children,
and fire will consume the tents of those who offer bribes.
35 They conceive trouble and give birth to evil;
their womb prepares deception.



Cross References

Psalm 7:14

See, the wicked one is pregnant with evil,
conceives trouble, and gives birth to deceit.

Hosea 10:13

You have plowed wickedness and reaped injustice;
you have eaten the fruit of lies.
Because you have trusted in your own way
and in your large number of soldiers,

Isaiah 59:4-5

No one makes claims justly;
no one pleads honestly.
They trust in empty and worthless words;
they conceive trouble and give birth to iniquity.

Galatians 6:7-8

Don’t be deceived: God is not mocked. For whatever a man sows he will also reap,

James 1:15

Then after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin, and when sin is fully grown, it gives birth to death.

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