Parallel Verses

King James 2000

He shall flee from the iron weapon, and the bow of bronze shall strike him through.

New American Standard Bible

“He may flee from the iron weapon,
But the bronze bow will pierce him.

King James Version

He shall flee from the iron weapon, and the bow of steel shall strike him through.

Holman Bible

If he flees from an iron weapon,
an arrow from a bronze bow will pierce him.

International Standard Version

Though he dodges an iron weapon, a bronze arrow will pierce him.

A Conservative Version

He shall flee from the iron weapon, and the bow of brass shall strike him through.

American Standard Version

He shall flee from the iron weapon, And the bow of brass shall strike him through.

Amplified


“He may flee from the iron weapon,
But the bow of bronze will pierce him through.

Bible in Basic English

He may go in flight from the iron spear, but the arrow from the bow of brass will go through him;

Darby Translation

If he have fled from the iron weapon, the bow of brass shall strike him through.

Julia Smith Translation

He shall flee from the weapon of iron, the bow of brass shall pierce him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"He will flee from an iron weapon, [but] an arrow of bronze will pierce him.

Modern King James verseion

He shall flee from the iron weapon, a bow of bronze shall pierce him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

so that if he flee the iron weapons, he shall be shot with the steel bow.

NET Bible

If he flees from an iron weapon, then an arrow from a bronze bow pierces him.

New Heart English Bible

He shall flee from the iron weapon. The bronze arrow shall strike him through.

The Emphasized Bible

He shall flee from the armour of iron, - There shall pierce him, a bow of bronze!

Webster

He shall flee from the iron weapon, and the bow of steel shall strike him through.

World English Bible

He shall flee from the iron weapon. The bronze arrow shall strike him through.

Youngs Literal Translation

He fleeth from an iron weapon, Pass through him doth a bow of brass.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He shall flee
בּרח 
Barach 
Usage: 64

from the iron
בּרזל 
Barzel 
Usage: 76

נשׁק נשׁק 
Nesheq 
Usage: 10

and the bow
קשׁת 
Qesheth 
Usage: 75

of steel
נחשׁה נחוּשׁה 
N@chuwshah 
Usage: 10

References

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

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

23 When he is about to fill his belly, God shall cast the fury of his wrath upon him, and shall rain it upon him while he is eating. 24 He shall flee from the iron weapon, and the bow of bronze shall strike him through. 25 It is drawn, and comes out of the body; yea, the glittering sword comes out of his gall: terrors are upon him.



Cross References

Isaiah 24:18

And it shall come to pass, that he who flees from the noise of the fear shall fall into the pit; and he that comes up out of the midst of the pit shall be taken in the snare: for the windows from on high are open, and the foundations of the earth do shake.

Amos 5:19

As if a man did flee from a lion, and a bear met him; or went into the house, and leaned his hand on the wall, and a serpent bit him.

2 Samuel 22:35

He teaches my hands to make war; so that a bow of steel is broken by my arms.

1 Kings 20:30

But the rest fled to Aphek, into the city; and there a wall fell upon twenty and seven thousand of the men that were left. And Ben-hadad fled, and came into the city, into an inner chamber.

Proverbs 7:23

Till an arrow strikes through his liver; as a bird hastens to the snare, and knows not that it is for his life.

Jeremiah 48:43-44

Fear, and the pit, and the snare, shall be upon you, O inhabitant of Moab, says the LORD.

Amos 9:1-3

I saw the Lord standing upon the altar: and he said, Strike the lintel of the door, that the posts may shake: and break them on the heads of all of them; and I will slay the last of them with the sword: he that flees of them shall not flee away, and he that escapes of them shall not be delivered.

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