Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

Turn to me and be amazed, and lay your hand on your mouth.

New American Standard Bible

“Look at me, and be astonished,
And put your hand over your mouth.

King James Version

Mark me, and be astonished, and lay your hand upon your mouth.

Holman Bible

Look at me and shudder;
put your hand over your mouth.

International Standard Version

Look at me, be appalled, and then shut up!

A Conservative Version

Mark me, and be astonished, and lay your hand upon your mouth.

American Standard Version

Mark me, and be astonished, And lay your hand upon your mouth.

Amplified


“Look at me and be astonished and appalled;
And put your hand over your mouth.

Bible in Basic English

Take note of me and be full of wonder, put your hand on your mouth.

Darby Translation

Mark me, and be astonished, and lay the hand upon the mouth.

Julia Smith Translation

Look to me and be astonished, and put the hand upon the mouth.

King James 2000

Look at me, and be astonished, and lay your hand upon your mouth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Turn to me and be appalled, and place [your] hand on [your] mouth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Mark me well, and be abashed, and lay your hand upon your mouth.

NET Bible

Look at me and be appalled; put your hands over your mouths.

New Heart English Bible

Look at me, and be astonished. Lay your hand on your mouth.

The Emphasized Bible

Turn round to me, and be astonished, and lay hand on mouth!

Webster

Mark me, and be astonished, and lay your hand upon your mouth.

World English Bible

Look at me, and be astonished. Lay your hand on your mouth.

Youngs Literal Translation

Turn unto me, and be astonished, And put hand to mouth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּנה 
Panah 
Usage: 134

me, and be astonished
שׁמם 
Shamem 
Usage: 89

and lay
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

Verse Info

Context Readings

Job's Seventh Speech: A Response To Zophar

4 As for me, is my complaint to man? And why should my spirit not be troubled? 5 Turn to me and be amazed, and lay your hand on your mouth. 6 And if I remember, I am afraid, and trembling takes hold on my flesh.


Cross References

Judges 18:19

And they said to him, Be quiet, lay your hand on your mouth and go with us, and be to us a father and a priest. Is it better for you to be a priest to the house of one man, or that you be a priest to a tribe and a family in Israel?

Job 29:9

The rulers held back from talking, and laid their hand on their mouth.

Job 40:4

Behold, I am vile! What shall I answer You? I will lay my hand on my mouth.

Job 2:12

And when they lifted up their eyes afar off, and did not know him, they lifted up their voice and wept. And each one tore his robe, and they sprinkled dust upon their heads toward Heaven.

Job 17:8

Upright ones shall be amazed at this, and the innocent shall stir himself up against the ungodly.

Job 19:20-21

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

Psalm 39:9

I was dumb, I did not open my mouth; because You have done it.

Proverbs 30:32

If you have done foolishly in lifting yourself up, or if you have thought evil, lay your hand on your mouth.

Amos 5:13

So the understanding ones shall keep silent in that time; for it is an evil time.

Micah 7:16

The nations shall see and be ashamed at all their might; they shall lay their hand on their mouth; their ears shall be deaf.

Romans 11:33

O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments, and His ways past finding out!

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