Parallel Verses

King James 2000

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my justice was as a robe and a turban.

New American Standard Bible

"I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; My justice was like a robe and a turban.

King James Version

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my judgment was as a robe and a diadem.

Holman Bible

I clothed myself in righteousness,
and it enveloped me;
my just decisions were like a robe and a turban.

International Standard Version

I put on righteousness like clothing; my just decisions were like a robe and a turban.

A Conservative Version

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me. My justice was as a robe and a diadem.

American Standard Version

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: My justice was as a robe and a diadem.

Amplified

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me or clothed itself with me; my justice was like a robe and a turban or a diadem or a crown!

Bible in Basic English

I put on righteousness as my clothing, and was full of it; right decisions were to me a robe and a head-dress.

Darby Translation

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; my justice was as a mantle and a turban.

Julia Smith Translation

I put on justice and it will clothe me: my judgment as an upper garment and a turban.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; my justice [was] like a robe and a headband.

Modern King James verseion

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; my judgment was like a robe and a diadem.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And why? I put upon me righteousness, which covered me as a garment, and equity was my crown.

NET Bible

I put on righteousness and it clothed me, my just dealing was like a robe and a turban;

New Heart English Bible

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me. My justice was as a robe and a diadem.

The Emphasized Bible

Righteousness, I put on, and it clothed me, Like a robe and turban, was my, justice;

Webster

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my judgment was as a robe and a diadem.

World English Bible

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me. My justice was as a robe and a diadem.

Youngs Literal Translation

Righteousness I have put on, and it clotheth me, As a robe and a diadem my justice.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I put
לבשׁ לבשׁ 
Labash 
Usage: 111

and it clothed
לבשׁ לבשׁ 
Labash 
Usage: 111

me my judgment
משׁפּט 
Mishpat 
Usage: 421

was as a robe
מעיל 
M@`iyl 
Usage: 28

References

Easton

Fausets

Morish

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Watsons

Context Readings

Job's Final Defense

13 The blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon me: and I caused the widow's heart to sing for joy. 14 I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my justice was as a robe and a turban. 15 I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame.


Cross References

Psalm 132:9

Let your priests be clothed with righteousness; and let your saints shout for joy.

Isaiah 59:17

For he put on righteousness as a breastplate, and a helmet of salvation upon his head; and he put on the garments of vengeance for clothing, and was clad with zeal as a cloak.

Isaiah 61:10

I will greatly rejoice in the LORD, my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he has clothed me with the garments of salvation, he has covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decks himself with ornaments, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.

Ephesians 6:14

Stand therefore, having your loins girded about with truth, and having on the breastplate of righteousness;

Isaiah 62:3

You shall also be a crown of glory in the hand of the LORD, and a royal diadem in the hand of your God.

1 Thessalonians 5:8

But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love; and for a helmet, the hope of salvation.

Deuteronomy 24:13

In any case you shall deliver him the pledge again when the sun goes down, that he may sleep in his own clothing, and bless you: and it shall be righteousness unto you before the LORD your God.

Job 27:6

My righteousness I hold fast, and will not let it go: my heart shall not reproach me so long as I live.

Isaiah 28:5

In that day shall the LORD of hosts be a crown of glory, and for a diadem of beauty, unto the remnant of his people,

Romans 13:14

But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfill the lusts thereof.

2 Corinthians 6:7

By the word of truth, by the power of God, by the armor of righteousness on the right hand and on the left,

Revelation 19:8

And to her was granted that she should be arrayed in fine linen, clean and white: for the fine linen is the righteous acts of saints.

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