Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

While another dies with a bitter soul,
Never even tasting anything good.

King James Version

And another dieth in the bitterness of his soul, and never eateth with pleasure.

Holman Bible

Yet another person dies with a bitter soul,
having never tasted prosperity.

International Standard Version

Others die with a bitter soul, never having tasted the good life.

A Conservative Version

And another man dies in bitterness of soul, and never tastes of good.

American Standard Version

And another dieth in bitterness of soul, And never tasteth of good.

Amplified


Whereas another dies with a bitter soul,
Never even tasting pleasure or good fortune.

Bible in Basic English

And another comes to his end with a bitter soul, without ever tasting good.

Darby Translation

And another dieth in bitterness of soul, and hath not tasted good:

Julia Smith Translation

And this will die in the soul of bitterness, and will not eat in good.

King James 2000

And another dies in the bitterness of his soul, and never eats with pleasure.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yet another dies with a bitter inner self and has not tasted prosperity.

Modern King James verseion

And another dies with bitter soul, and never eats with pleasure.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Another dieth in sorrow and heaviness, and never had good days.

NET Bible

And another man dies in bitterness of soul, never having tasted anything good.

New Heart English Bible

Another dies in bitterness of soul, and never tastes of good.

The Emphasized Bible

Whereas, this other man, dieth, in bitterness of soul, and hath never tasted good fortune:

Webster

And another dieth in the bitterness of his soul, and never eateth with pleasure.

World English Bible

Another dies in bitterness of soul, and never tastes of good.

Youngs Literal Translation

And this one dieth with a bitter soul, And have not eaten with gladness.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

in the bitterness
מרה מר 
Mar 
Usage: 38

of his soul
נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

Context Readings

Job's Seventh Speech: A Response To Zophar

24 His sides are filled out with fat,
And the marrow of his bones is moist,
25 While another dies with a bitter soul,
Never even tasting anything good.
26 “Together they lie down in the dust,
And worms cover them.



Cross References

Job 7:11

“Therefore I will not restrain my mouth;
I will speak in the anguish of my spirit,
I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

2 Samuel 17:8

Moreover, Hushai said, “You know your father and his men, that they are mighty men and they are fierce, like a bear robbed of her cubs in the field. And your father is an expert in warfare, and will not spend the night with the people.

1 Kings 17:12

But she said, “As the Lord your God lives, I have no bread, only a handful of flour in the bowl and a little oil in the jar; and behold, I am gathering a few sticks that I may go in and prepare for me and my son, that we may eat it and die.”

Job 3:20

“Why is light given to him who suffers,
And life to the bitter of soul,

Job 9:18

“He will not allow me to get my breath,
But saturates me with bitterness.

Job 10:1

I loathe my own life;
I will give full vent to my complaint;
I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.

Job 20:23

“When he fills his belly,
God will send His fierce anger on him
And will rain it on him while he is eating.

Proverbs 14:10

The heart knows its own bitterness,
And a stranger does not share its joy.

Ecclesiastes 6:2

a man to whom God has given riches and wealth and honor so that his soul lacks nothing of all that he desires; yet God has not empowered him to eat from them, for a foreigner enjoys them. This is vanity and a severe affliction.

Isaiah 38:15-17

What shall I say?
For He has spoken to me, and He Himself has done it;
I will wander about all my years because of the bitterness of my soul.

Ezekiel 4:16-17

Moreover, He said to me, “Son of man, behold, I am going to break the staff of bread in Jerusalem, and they will eat bread by weight and with anxiety, and drink water by measure and in horror,

Ezekiel 12:18

“Son of man, eat your bread with trembling and drink your water with quivering and anxiety.

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