Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

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.

King James 2000

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

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 his stomach fills up}, [God] will send {his burning anger} upon him, and he will let [it] rain down upon him as his food. 24 "He will flee from an iron weapon, [but] an arrow of bronze will pierce him. 25 He draws [it] forth, and it comes out from [his] body, and [the] glittering point comes from his gall-bladder; terrors come upon him.



Cross References

Isaiah 24:18

And this shall happen: The one who flees from the sound of the terror shall fall into the pit, and the one who goes up from {inside the pit} shall be caught in the snare, for [the] windows from heaven are opened, and [the] foundations of [the] earth tremble.

Amos 5:19

[It will be] as [if] a man fled from a lion and a bear met him; or he went [into] the house and leaned his hand against the wall and a snake bit him.

2 Samuel 22:35

He trains my hands for the war, so that my arms can bend a bow of bronze.

1 Kings 20:30

Then those who remained fled to Aphek, to the city, and the wall fell on twenty-seven thousand men who had remained, so Ben-Hadad fled and went to the innermost rooms of the city.

Proverbs 7:23

until an arrow pierces his {entrails}, like a bird rushing into a snare, but he does not know that {it will cost him his life}.

Jeremiah 48:43-44

Dread, and pit, and a trapping net [are] against you, O inhabitant of Moab," {declares} Yahweh.

Amos 9:1-3

I saw my Lord standing by the altar and he said, "Strike the capitals so that the thresholds will shake, and shatter them on the head of all of them, and I will kill the rest of them with the sword. A fugitive belonging to them will not run away, and a survivor belonging to them will not escape.

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