Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

To my servant I have called, And he doth not answer, With my mouth I make supplication to him.

New American Standard Bible

"I call to my servant, but he does not answer; I have to implore him with my mouth.

King James Version

I called my servant, and he gave me no answer; I intreated him with my mouth.

Holman Bible

I call for my servant, but he does not answer,
even if I beg him with my own mouth.

International Standard Version

"I call to my servant, but he doesn't respond, even though I beg to him earnestly.

A Conservative Version

I call to my servant, and he gives me no answer. I entreat him with my mouth.

American Standard Version

I call unto my servant, and he giveth me no answer, Though I entreat him with my mouth.

Amplified

I call to my servant, but he gives me no answer, though I beseech him with words.

Bible in Basic English

At my cry my servant gives me no answer, and I have to make a prayer to him.

Darby Translation

I called my servant, and he answered not; I entreated him with my mouth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I called my slave, and he gave me no answer; I intreated him with my mouth.

Julia Smith Translation

I called to my servant and he will not answer; I shall entreat him with my mouth.

King James 2000

I called my servant, and he gave me no answer; I entreated him with my mouth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I call to my servant, but he does not answer; I must {personally} plead with him.

Modern King James verseion

I called my servant, and he gave no answer; I must beg him with my mouth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When I call upon my servant, he giveth me no answer: no though I pray him with my mouth.

NET Bible

I summon my servant, but he does not respond, even though I implore him with my own mouth.

New Heart English Bible

I call to my servant, and he gives me no answer. I beg him with my mouth.

The Emphasized Bible

To mine own servant, I called, and he would not answer, With mine own mouth, I kept entreating him;

Webster

I called my servant, and he gave me no answer; I entreated him with my mouth.

World English Bible

I call to my servant, and he gives me no answer. I beg him with my mouth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I called
קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

my servant
עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

and he gave me no answer
ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

him with
בּמו 
B@mow 
with, in, into, through, for, at, non translated variant
Usage: 8

Context Readings

I Am Forgotten

15 Sojourners of my house and my maids, For a stranger reckon me: An alien I have been in their eyes. 16 To my servant I have called, And he doth not answer, With my mouth I make supplication to him. 17 My spirit is strange to my wife, And my favours to the sons of my mother's womb.



Cross References

Job 1:15-17

and Sheba doth fall, and take them, and the young men they have smitten by the mouth of the sword, and I am escaped -- only I alone -- to declare it to thee.'

Job 1:19

And lo, a great wind hath come from over the wilderness, and striketh against the four corners of the house, and it falleth on the young men, and they are dead, and I am escaped -- only I alone -- to declare it to thee.'

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