Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"My bone clings to my skin and my flesh, And I have escaped only by the skin of my teeth.

King James Version

My bone cleaveth to my skin and to my flesh, and I am escaped with the skin of my teeth.

Holman Bible

My skin and my flesh cling to my bones; I have escaped by the skin of my teeth.

International Standard Version

I'm a pile of skin and bones; I have barely escaped by the skin of my teeth."

A Conservative Version

My bone cleaves to my skin and to my flesh, and I have escaped with the skin of my teeth.

American Standard Version

My bone cleaveth to my skin and to my flesh, And I am escaped with the skin of my teeth.

Amplified

My bone clings to my skin and to my flesh, and I have escaped with the skin or gums of my teeth.

Bible in Basic English

My bones are joined to my skin, and I have got away with my flesh in my teeth.

Darby Translation

My bones cleave to my skin and to my flesh, and I am escaped with the skin of my teeth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

My bones cleave to my skin and to my flesh, and I am escaped with the skin of my teeth.

Julia Smith Translation

My bone cleaved to my skin and to my flesh, and I shall escape with the skin of my teeth.

King James 2000

My bone clings to my skin and to my flesh, and I have escaped by the skin of my teeth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

My bones cling to my skin and to my flesh, and I have escaped by the skin of my teeth.

Modern King James verseion

My bone clings to my skin and to my flesh, and I have escaped with the skin of my teeth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My bone hangeth to my skin, and my flesh is away; there is left me only the skin about my teeth.

NET Bible

My bones stick to my skin and my flesh; I have escaped alive with only the skin of my teeth.

New Heart English Bible

My bones stick to my skin and to my flesh. I have escaped by the skin of my teeth.

The Emphasized Bible

Unto my skin and unto my flesh, have my bones cleaved, and I have escaped with the akin of my teeth.

Webster

My bone cleaveth to my skin and to my flesh, and I have escaped with the skin of my teeth.

World English Bible

My bones stick to my skin and to my flesh. I have escaped by the skin of my teeth.

Youngs Literal Translation

To my skin and to my flesh Cleaved hath my bone, And I deliver myself with the skin of my teeth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
My bone
עצם 
`etsem 
Usage: 126

דּבק 
Dabaq 
Usage: 54

to my skin
עור 
`owr 
Usage: 99

and to my flesh
בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 270

and I am escaped
מלט 
Malat 
Usage: 95

with the skin
עור 
`owr 
Usage: 99

References

Hastings

Context Readings

I Am Forgotten

19 "All my associates abhor me, And those I love have turned against me. 20 "My bone clings to my skin and my flesh, And I have escaped only by the skin of my teeth. 21 "Pity me, pity me, O you my friends, For the hand of God has struck me.



Cross References

Psalm 102:5

Because of the loudness of my groaning My bones cling to my flesh.

Lamentations 4:8

Their appearance is blacker than soot, They are not recognized in the streets; Their skin is shriveled on their bones, It is withered, it has become like wood.

Job 2:4-6

Satan answered the LORD and said, "Skin for skin! Yes, all that a man has he will give for his life.

Job 7:5

"My flesh is clothed with worms and a crust of dirt, My skin hardens and runs.

Job 30:30

"My skin turns black on me, And my bones burn with fever.

Job 33:19-22

"Man is also chastened with pain on his bed, And with unceasing complaint in his bones;

Psalm 22:14-17

I am poured out like water, And all my bones are out of joint; My heart is like wax; It is melted within me.

Psalm 32:3-4

When I kept silent about my sin, my body wasted away Through my groaning all day long.

Psalm 38:3

There is no soundness in my flesh because of Your indignation; There is no health in my bones because of my sin.

Psalm 102:3

For my days have been consumed in smoke, And my bones have been scorched like a hearth.

Lamentations 3:4

He has caused my flesh and my skin to waste away, He has broken my bones.

Lamentations 5:10

Our skin has become as hot as an oven, Because of the burning heat of famine.

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