Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“Then indeed, He enticed you from the mouth of distress,
Instead of it, a broad place with no constraint;
And that which was set on your table was full of fatness.

King James Version

Even so would he have removed thee out of the strait into a broad place, where there is no straitness; and that which should be set on thy table should be full of fatness.

Holman Bible

Indeed, He lured you from the jaws of distress
to a spacious and unconfined place.
Your table was spread with choice food.

International Standard Version

"Indeed, he drew you away from the brink of distress to a spacious place without constraints, filling your festive table with bountiful food.

A Conservative Version

Yea, he would have allured thee out of distress into a broad place, where there is no confinement, and that which is set on thy table would be full of fatness.

American Standard Version

Yea, he would have allured thee out of distress Into a broad place, where there is no straitness; And that which is set on thy table would be full of fatness.

Amplified


“Then indeed, He enticed you from the mouth of distress and confinement,
Into a broad place where there is no constraint or distress;
And that which was set on your table was full of fatness (rich food).

Darby Translation

Even so would he have allured thee out of the jaws of distress into a broad place, where there is no straitness; and the supply of thy table would be full of fatness.

Julia Smith Translation

And also he moved thee from the mouth of the enemy to a broad, not straight place; and thy table came. down full of fatness.

King James 2000

Even so would he have removed you out of the distress into a broad place, where there is no restraint; and that which should be set on your table should be full of richness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And what's more, he allured you {out of distress} [into] a broad place, [where] in place of it [was] no constraint; and [what] was set on your table is full of fatness.

Modern King James verseion

And He also would have lured you from the mouth of distress to a wide place not cramped; and the setting of your table would be full of fatness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Even so shall he keep thee - if thou wilt be content - from the bottomless pit that is beneath: and if thou wilt hold the quiet, he shall fill thy table with plenteousness.

NET Bible

And surely, he drew you from the mouth of distress, to a wide place, unrestricted, and to the comfort of your table filled with rich food.

New Heart English Bible

Yes, he would have allured you out of distress, into a broad place, where there is no restriction. That which is set on your table would be full of fatness.

The Emphasized Bible

Yea he might even have allured thee - out of the mouth of straitness, into a wide space - no narrowness there, - and, the food set down on thy table, should have been full of fatness.

Webster

Even so would he have removed thee out of the strait into a broad place, where there is no straitness; and that which should be set on thy table would be full of fatness.

World English Bible

Yes, he would have allured you out of distress, into a broad place, where there is no restriction. That which is set on your table would be full of fatness.

Youngs Literal Translation

And also He moved thee from a strait place, To a broad place -- no straitness under it, And the sitting beyond of thy table Hath been full of fatness.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
סוּת 
Cuwth 
Usage: 18

רחב 
Rachab 
Usage: 2

תּחת 
Tachath 
instead, under, for, as, with, from, flat, in the same place
Usage: 505

מוּצק מוּצק 
Muwtsaq 
Usage: 3

and that which should be set
נחת 
Nachath 
Usage: 8

on thy table
שׁלחן 
Shulchan 
Usage: 71

מלא מלא 
Male' 
Usage: 251

Context Readings

Elihu Extols God's Greatness

15 He shall deliver the poor from his poverty, and in affliction shall open their ears. 16 “Then indeed, He enticed you from the mouth of distress,
Instead of it, a broad place with no constraint;
And that which was set on your table was full of fatness.
17 But thou hast fulfilled the judgment of the wicked, against the judgment and the justice that sustain everything.



Cross References

Psalm 23:5

Thou shalt prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; thou hast anointed my head with oil; my cup is running over.

Psalm 118:5

From a tight place I called upon JAH; and JAH answered me and set me in a wide place.

Psalm 18:19

He brought me forth also into a wide place; he delivered me because he delighted in me.

Psalm 31:8

and hast not shut me up into the hand of the enemy; thou hast set my feet in a wide place.

Psalm 36:8

They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house, and thou shalt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures.

Job 19:8

He has walled off my way and I shall not pass, and he has set darkness in my paths.

Job 42:10-17

And the LORD turned the captivity of Job, when he prayed for his friends; also the LORD gave Job twice as much as he had before.

Psalm 40:1-3

I waited patiently for the LORD, and he inclined unto me and heard my cry.

Psalm 63:5

My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness, and my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips

Isaiah 25:6

And in this mountain the LORD of the hosts shall make unto all people a feast of fat things, a feast of purified wines, of fat things full of marrow, of purified liquids.

Isaiah 55:2

Why do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labour for that which does not satisfy? Hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.

Hosea 2:14

Therefore, behold, I will induce her and bring her into the wilderness and speak unto her heart.

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