Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

In the fulness of his sufficiency he is straitened. Every perverse hand doth meet him.

New American Standard Bible

“In the fullness of his plenty he will be cramped;
The hand of everyone who suffers will come against him.

King James Version

In the fulness of his sufficiency he shall be in straits: every hand of the wicked shall come upon him.

Holman Bible

At the height of his success distress will come to him;
the full weight of misery will crush him.

International Standard Version

Even though he is satiated and self-sufficient, he suffers everyone in any sort of trouble will attack him.

A Conservative Version

In the fullness of his sufficiency he shall be in straits. The hand of everyone who is in misery shall come upon him.

American Standard Version

In the fulness of his sufficiency he shall be in straits: The hand of every one that is in misery shall come upon him.

Amplified


“In the fullness of his excess (great abundance) he will be in trouble;
The hand of everyone who suffers will come against him [he is miserable on every side].

Bible in Basic English

Even when his wealth is great, he is full of care, for the hand of everyone who is in trouble is turned against him.

Darby Translation

In the fulness of his sufficiency he shall be in straits; every hand of the wretched shall come upon him.

Julia Smith Translation

In the fulness of his abundance it shall be pressed to him: every laboring hand shall come to him.

King James 2000

In the fullness of his sufficiency he shall be in distress: every hand of the wicked shall come upon him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

In the fullness of his excess {he will be in distress}; all of misery's power will come [upon] him.

Modern King James verseion

In the fullness of his plenty he shall be in trouble; every wretched one shall come on him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Though he had plenteousness of everything, yet was he poor, and therefore he is but a wretch on every side.

NET Bible

In the fullness of his sufficiency, distress overtakes him. the full force of misery will come upon him.

New Heart English Bible

In the fullness of his sufficiency, distress shall overtake him. The hand of everyone who is in misery shall come on him.

The Emphasized Bible

When his abundance is gone, he shall be in straits, All the power of distress, shall come upon him.

Webster

In the fullness of his sufficiency he shall be in straits: every hand of the wicked shall come upon him.

World English Bible

In the fullness of his sufficiency, distress shall overtake him. The hand of everyone who is in misery shall come on him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
In the fulness
מלא מלא 
Male' 
Usage: 251

שׂפק ספק 
Cepheq 
Usage: 2

he shall be in straits
יצר 
Yatsar 
Usage: 8

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

of the wicked
עמל 
`amel 
Usage: 9


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

Context Readings

A Wicked Person's Joy Is Short, His Pain Long

21 There is not a remnant to his food, Therefore his good doth not stay. 22 In the fulness of his sufficiency he is straitened. Every perverse hand doth meet him. 23 It cometh to pass, at the filling of his belly, He sendeth forth against him The fierceness of His anger, Yea, He raineth on him in his eating.



Cross References

2 Kings 24:2

and Jehovah sendeth against him the troops of the Chaldeans, and the troops of Aram, and the troops of Moab, and the troops of the sons of Ammon, and He sendeth them against Judah to destroy it, according to the word of Jehovah, that He spake by the hand of His servants the prophets;

Job 1:15

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 1:17

While this one is speaking another also hath come and saith, 'Chaldeans made three heads, and rush on the camels, 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 3:17

There the wicked have ceased troubling, And there rest do the wearied in power.

Job 15:29

He is not rich, nor doth his wealth rise, Nor doth he stretch out on earth their continuance.

Job 16:11

God shutteth me up unto the perverse, And to the hands of the wicked turneth me over.

Job 18:7

Straitened are the steps of his strength, And cast him down doth his own counsel.

Psalm 39:5

Lo, handbreadths Thou hast made my days, And mine age is as nothing before Thee, Only, all vanity is every man set up. Selah.

Ecclesiastes 2:18-20

And I have hated all my labour that I labour at under the sun, because I leave it to a man who is after me.

Isaiah 10:6

Against a profane nation I send him, And concerning a people of My wrath I charge him, To spoil spoil, and to seize prey, And to make it a treading-place as the clay of out places.

Revelation 18:7

'As much as she did glorify herself and did revel, so much torment and sorrow give to her, because in her heart she saith, I sit a queen, and a widow I am not, and sorrow I shall not see;

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