Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"His anger has torn me and hunted me down, He has gnashed at me with His teeth; My adversary glares at me.

King James Version

He teareth me in his wrath, who hateth me: he gnasheth upon me with his teeth; mine enemy sharpeneth his eyes upon me.

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

His anger tears me in his persistent resentment against me; he gnashes his teeth at me. My adversary glares at me.

A Conservative Version

He has torn me in his wrath, and persecuted me. He has gnashed upon me with his teeth. My adversary sharpens his eyes upon me.

American Standard Version

He hath torn me in his wrath, and persecuted me; He hath gnashed upon me with his teeth: Mine adversary sharpeneth his eyes upon me.

Amplified

[ My adversary Satan] has torn [me] in his wrath and hated and persecuted me; he has gnashed upon me with his teeth; my adversary sharpens his eyes against me.

Bible in Basic English

I am broken by his wrath, and his hate has gone after me; he has made his teeth sharp against me: my haters are looking on me with cruel eyes;

Darby Translation

His anger teareth and pursueth me; he gnasheth with his teeth against me; as mine adversary he sharpeneth his eyes at me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

His wrath has torn me and has been against me; he gnashed upon me with his teeth; my enemy sharpened his eyes upon me.

Julia Smith Translation

He rent in his anger, and he will lie in wait for me, gnashing upon me with his teeth; mine enemy will sharpen his eyes against me.

King James 2000

He tears me in his wrath, who hates me: he gnashes upon me with his teeth; my enemy sharpens his eyes upon me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

His wrath has torn, and he has been hostile toward me; he gnashed at me with his teeth. My foe sharpens his eyes against me.

Modern King James verseion

His anger has torn and hated me; He gnashes on me with His teeth; my enemy sharpens his eyes at me;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He is angry at me, he hateth me, and gnasheth upon me with his teeth. Mine enemy scowleth upon me with his eyes.

NET Bible

His anger has torn me and persecuted me; he has gnashed at me with his teeth; my adversary locks his eyes on me.

New Heart English Bible

He has torn me in his wrath, and persecuted me. He has gnashed on me with his teeth. My adversary sharpens his eyes on me.

The Emphasized Bible

His anger, hath torn and persecuted me, He hath gnashed upon me with his teeth, Mine adversary, hath sharpened his eyes for me.

Webster

He teareth me in his wrath, who hateth me: he gnasheth upon me with his teeth; my enemy sharpeneth his eyes upon me.

World English Bible

He has torn me in his wrath, and persecuted me. He has gnashed on me with his teeth. My adversary sharpens his eyes on me.

Youngs Literal Translation

His anger hath torn, and he hateth me, He hath gnashed at me with his teeth, My adversary sharpeneth his eyes for me.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He teareth
טרף 
Taraph 
Usage: 25

שׂטם 
Satam 
Usage: 6

me he gnasheth
חרק 
Charaq 
Usage: 5

upon me with his teeth
שׁן 
Shen 
Usage: 55

לטשׁ 
Latash 
Usage: 5

References

Easton

Hastings

Job

Context Readings

Job Describes What God Has Done To Him

8 "You have shriveled me up, It has become a witness; And my leanness rises up against me, It testifies to my face. 9 "His anger has torn me and hunted me down, He has gnashed at me with His teeth; My adversary glares at me. 10 "They have gaped at me with their mouth, They have slapped me on the cheek with contempt; They have massed themselves against me.



Cross References

Psalm 35:16

Like godless jesters at a feast, They gnashed at me with their teeth.

Lamentations 2:16

All your enemies Have opened their mouths wide against you; They hiss and gnash their teeth They say, "We have swallowed her up! Surely this is the day for which we waited; We have reached it, we have seen it."

Job 13:24

"Why do You hide Your face And consider me Your enemy?

Job 18:4

"O you who tear yourself in your anger-- For your sake is the earth to be abandoned, Or the rock to be moved from its place?

Job 19:11

"He has also kindled His anger against me And considered me as His enemy.

Psalm 37:12

The wicked plots against the righteous And gnashes at him with his teeth.

Hosea 6:1

"Come, let us return to the LORD For He has torn us, but He will heal us; He has wounded us, but He will bandage us.

Acts 7:54

Now when they heard this, they were cut to the quick, and they began gnashing their teeth at him.

Job 10:16-17

'Should my head be lifted up, You would hunt me like a lion; And again You would show Your power against me.

Job 13:27

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

Psalm 50:22

"Now consider this, you who forget God, Or I will tear you in pieces, and there will be none to deliver.

Lamentations 3:10

He is to me like a bear lying in wait, Like a lion in secret places.

Hosea 5:14

For I will be like a lion to Ephraim And like a young lion to the house of Judah I, even I, will tear to pieces and go away, I will carry away, and there will be none to deliver.

Micah 7:8

Do not rejoice over me, O my enemy Though I fall I will rise; Though I dwell in darkness, the LORD is a light for me.

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