Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

A rope lies hidden in the dirt; a trap lies waiting for him where he is walking."

New American Standard Bible

"A noose for him is hidden in the ground, And a trap for him on the path.

King James Version

The snare is laid for him in the ground, and a trap for him in the way.

Holman Bible

A rope lies hidden for him on the ground,
and a snare waits for him along the path.

A Conservative Version

A noose is hid for him in the ground, and a trap for him in the way.

American Standard Version

A noose is hid for him in the ground, And a trap for him in the way.

Amplified

A noose is hidden for him on the ground and a trap for him in the way.

Bible in Basic English

The twisted cord is put secretly in the earth to take him, and the cord is placed in his way.

Darby Translation

A cord is hidden for him in the ground, and his trap in the way.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The cord is hidden in the ground and a trap for him in the way.

Julia Smith Translation

His gin being hid in the earth, and his snare upon the beaten path.

King James 2000

The noose is laid for him on the ground, and a trap for him in the way.

Lexham Expanded Bible

His rope is hidden in the ground, and his trap on [the] path.

Modern King James verseion

The pitfall is laid for him in the ground, and a trap for him in the way.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The snare is laid for him in the ground, and a pitfall in the way.

NET Bible

A rope is hidden for him on the ground and a trap for him lies on the path.

New Heart English Bible

A noose is hidden for him in the ground, a trap for him in the way.

The Emphasized Bible

Concealed in the ground is a cord for him, - and a snare for him, on the path.

Webster

The snare is laid for him in the ground, and a trap for him in the way.

World English Bible

A noose is hidden for him in the ground, a trap for him in the way.

Youngs Literal Translation

Hidden in the earth is his cord, And his trap on the path.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
is laid
טמן 
Taman 
Usage: 31

for him in the ground
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and a trap
מלכּדת 
Malkodeth 
Usage: 1

References

Easton

Net

Smith

Context Readings

Bildad's Second Speech

9 The trap seizes him by the heel; a snare tightens its hold on him. 10 A rope lies hidden in the dirt; a trap lies waiting for him where he is walking." 11 "He is petrified by terror that surrounds him on all sides; they chase at his heels.



Cross References

Psalm 11:6

He rains on the wicked burning coals and sulfur; a scorching wind is their destiny.

Ezekiel 12:13

But I'll throw my net over him. As a result, he'll be captured with my net, and with it I'll bring him to Babel, the land of the Chaldeans. He won't see it, though he'll die there.

Romans 11:9

And David says, "Let their table become a snare and a trap, a stumbling block and a punishment for them.

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