Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

"If my heart has been enticed by a woman, and at my neighbor's doorway I have lain in wait,

New American Standard Bible

"If my heart has been enticed by a woman, Or I have lurked at my neighbor's doorway,

King James Version

If mine heart have been deceived by a woman, or if I have laid wait at my neighbour's door;

Holman Bible

If my heart has been seduced by my neighbor’s wife
or I have lurked at his door,

International Standard Version

"If my heart has been seduced by a woman and I've laid in wait at my friend's door,

A Conservative Version

If my heart has been enticed to a woman, and I have laid wait at my neighbor's door,

American Standard Version

If my heart hath been enticed unto a woman, And I have laid wait at my neighbor's door;

Amplified

If my heart has been deceived and I made a fool by a woman, or if I have [covetously] laid wait at my neighbor's door [until his departure],

Bible in Basic English

If my heart went after another man's wife, or if I was waiting secretly at my neighbour's door;

Darby Translation

If my heart have been enticed unto a woman, so that I laid wait at my neighbour's door,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

If my heart has been deceived regarding a woman, or if I have laid in wait at my neighbour's door,

Julia Smith Translation

If my heart was seduced by woman, and I laid wait at the door of my neighbor;

King James 2000

If my heart has been deceived by a woman, or if I have laid wait at my neighbor's door;

Modern King James verseion

If my heart has been enticed by a woman, or I have laid wait at my neighbor's door,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"If my heart hath lusted after my neighbour's wife, or if I have laid wait at his door:

NET Bible

If my heart has been enticed by a woman, and I have lain in wait at my neighbor's door,

New Heart English Bible

"If my heart has been enticed to a woman, and I have lain in wait at my neighbor's door,

The Emphasized Bible

If my heart hath been enticed unto a woman, or, by the door of my neighbour, I have lien in wait,

Webster

If my heart hath been deceived by a woman, or if I have laid wait at my neighbor's door;

World English Bible

"If my heart has been enticed to a woman, and I have laid wait at my neighbor's door,

Youngs Literal Translation

If my heart hath been enticed by woman, And by the opening of my neighbour I laid wait,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּתה 
Pathah 
Usage: 28

by a woman
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

or if I have laid wait
ארב 
'arab 
Usage: 42

at my neighbour's
ריע רע 
Rea` 
Usage: 187

Verse Info

Context Readings

Job's Final Defense Continued

8 let me sow, and let another eat, and let my crops be rooted out. 9 "If my heart has been enticed by a woman, and at my neighbor's doorway I have lain in wait, 10 let my wife grind for another, and let other [men] kneel over her,


Cross References

Judges 16:5

And the rulers of [the] Philistines came up to her and said, "Entice him and find out what makes his strength so great, and how we can overpower him, so that we may bind him up in order to subdue him; each of us will give you eleven hundred pieces of silver.

1 Kings 11:4

It happened at the time of Solomon's old age that his wives guided his heart after other gods, and his heart was not fully with Yahweh his God as the heart of David his father [had been].

Nehemiah 13:26

Did not King Solomon of Israel sin in this way? And among the many nations there was no king like him, and he was beloved by his God, and God made him king over all Israel. Yet the foreign women made even him sin.

Job 24:15-16

And [the] eye of [the] adulterer waits for dusk, saying, {'No eye will see me,'} and he places a covering [on his] face.

Proverbs 2:16-19

[in order] to deliver you from a strange woman, from a foreign woman [who] flatters [with] her sayings,

Proverbs 5:3-23

For the lips of the strange woman will drip honey, and smoother than oil is her mouth.

Proverbs 6:25

Do not desire her beauty in your heart; may she not capture you with her eyelashes.

Proverbs 7:21

She persuades him with the greatness of her teachings; with her smooth lips she compels him.

Proverbs 22:14

A deep pit is the mouth of an {adulteress}, [he with whom] Yahweh is angry will fall there.

Ecclesiastes 7:26

I myself found [that] more bitter than death [is] the woman who [is] a trap, whose heart [is] a snare, and whose hands [are] bonds. The one who pleases God escapes from her, but the sinner is caught by her.

Jeremiah 5:8

They were well-fed lusty horses, they neighed each to the wife of his neighbor.

Hosea 7:4

All of them commit adultery, like a burning oven whose baker has stopped from stirring the fire, and from kneading [the] dough until it is leavened.

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