Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Behold, my belly is as wine which has no vent; it is ready to burst like new wineskins.

New American Standard Bible

"Behold, my belly is like unvented wine, Like new wineskins it is about to burst.

King James Version

Behold, my belly is as wine which hath no vent; it is ready to burst like new bottles.

Holman Bible

My heart is like unvented wine; it is about to burst like new wineskins.

International Standard Version

My insides feel like unvented wine, like it's about to burst like a new wineskin.

A Conservative Version

Behold, my breast is as wine which has no vent. Like new wine-skins it is ready to burst.

American Standard Version

Behold, my breast is as wine which hath no vent; Like new wine-skins it is ready to burst.

Amplified

My breast is as wine that has no vent; like new wineskins, it is ready to burst.

Bible in Basic English

My stomach is like wine which is unable to get out; like skins full of new wine, it is almost burst.

Darby Translation

Behold, my belly is as wine which hath no vent; like new flasks, it is ready to burst.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Behold, my belly is as wine which has no vent; it is ready to burst forth like spirits.

Julia Smith Translation

Behold, my belly as wine it will not open; it will break open as new wine skins.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Look, my internal organs [are] like unopened wine, like new wineskins it is [ready] to burst open.

Modern King James verseion

Behold, my breast is as wine which has no vent; it bursts like new wineskins.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Behold, I am as the new wine, which hath no vent, and bursteth the new vessels in sunder.

NET Bible

Inside I am like wine which has no outlet, like new wineskins ready to burst!

New Heart English Bible

Behold, my breast is as wine which has no vent; like new wineskins it is ready to burst.

New simplified Bible

My heart is indeed like wine that has no vent. It is like new wineskins and is ready to burst.

The Emphasized Bible

Lo! my bosom, is like wine not opened, Like new wine-skins, it will burst.

Webster

Behold, my belly is as wine which hath no vent; it is ready to burst like new bottles.

World English Bible

Behold, my breast is as wine which has no vent; like new wineskins it is ready to burst.

Youngs Literal Translation

Lo, my breast is as wine not opened, Like new bottles it is broken up.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּטן 
Beten 
Usage: 72

is as wine
יין 
Yayin 
Usage: 140

פּתח 
Pathach 
Usage: 143

it is ready to burst
בּקע 
Baqa` 
cleave , ...up , divide , rent , ... out , break through , rend , breach , asunder , hatch , brake , burst , cleft , break forth , pieces , tare , tear , win
Usage: 51

חדשׁ 
Chadash 
Usage: 53

References

American

Easton

Context Readings

Elihu Rebukes Job And His Three Friends

18 For I am full of words, the spirit within me constrains me. 19 Behold, my belly is as wine which has no vent; it is ready to burst like new wineskins. 20 I will speak, that I may be refreshed: I will open my lips and answer.



Cross References

Matthew 9:17

Neither do men put new wine into old wineskins: else the wineskins break, and the wine runs out, and the wineskins perish: but they put new wine into new wineskins, and both are preserved.



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