Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

My spirit is broken, my days are ended, the last resting-place is ready for me.

New American Standard Bible

"My spirit is broken, my days are extinguished, The grave is ready for me.

King James Version

My breath is corrupt, my days are extinct, the graves are ready for me.

Holman Bible

My spirit is broken.
My days are extinguished.
A graveyard awaits me.

International Standard Version

"My spirit is crushed, my days are over; it's the grave for me!

A Conservative Version

My spirit is consumed, my days are extinct, the grave is [ready] for me.

American Standard Version

My spirit is consumed, my days are extinct, The grave is ready for me.

Amplified

My spirit is broken, my days are spent (snuffed out); the grave is ready for me.

Darby Translation

My breath is corrupt, my days are extinct, the graves are mine.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

My breath is corrupt, my days are cut off, and the grave is ready for me.

Julia Smith Translation

My spirit being destroyed my days were extinct; the graves are for me.

King James 2000

My breath is corrupt, my days are extinct, the grave is ready for me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"My spirit is pulled down; my days are extinguished; [the] graveyard [is] for me.

Modern King James verseion

My spirit is broken, my days are ended, the graves are ready for me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My breath faileth, my days are shortened. I am hard at death's door.

NET Bible

My spirit is broken, my days have faded out, the grave awaits me.

New Heart English Bible

"My spirit is consumed. My days are extinct, And the grave is ready for me.

The Emphasized Bible

My spirit, is broken, My days, are extinguished, Graves, are left me.

Webster

My breath is corrupt, my days are extinct, the graves are ready for me.

World English Bible

"My spirit is consumed. My days are extinct, And the grave is ready for me.

Youngs Literal Translation

My spirit hath been destroyed, My days extinguished -- graves are for me.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
My breath
רוּח 
Ruwach 
Usage: 378

my days
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

זעך 
Za`ak 
Usage: 1

the graves
קברה קבר 
Qeber 
Usage: 67

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Job's Fifth Speech, Continued

1 My spirit is broken, my days are ended, the last resting-place is ready for me. 2 Truly, those who make sport of me are round about me, and my eyes become dark because of their bitter laughing.


Cross References

Job 6:11

Have I strength to go on waiting, or have I any end to be looking forward to?

Job 17:13-14

If I am waiting for the underworld as my house, if I have made my bed in the dark;

Job 19:17

My breath is strange to my wife, and I am disgusting to the offspring of my mother's body.

Job 42:16

And after this Job had a hundred and forty years of life, and saw his sons, and his sons' sons, even four generations.

Psalm 88:3-5

For my soul is full of evils, and my life has come near to the underworld.

Isaiah 38:10-14

I said, In the quiet of my days I am going down into the underworld: the rest of my years are being taken away from me.

Isaiah 57:16

For I will not give punishment for ever, or be angry without end: for from me breath goes out; and I it was who made the souls.

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