Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Therefore I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

King James Version

Therefore I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Holman Bible

Therefore I will not restrain my mouth. I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

International Standard Version

"In addition, I won't keep my opinion to myself; I'll speak from my distressed spirit; I'll complain with my bitter soul.

A Conservative Version

Therefore I will not refrain my mouth. I will speak in the anguish of my spirit. I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

American Standard Version

Therefore I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Amplified

Therefore I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul [O Lord]!

Bible in Basic English

So I will not keep my mouth shut; I will let the words come from it in the pain of my spirit, my soul will make a bitter outcry.

Darby Translation

Therefore I will not restrain my mouth: I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore, I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Julia Smith Translation

Also I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the straitness of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

King James 2000

Therefore I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Even I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in my spirit's anguish; I will complain in my inner self's bitterness.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore I will not hold my mouth; I will speak in the trouble of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therefore I will not spare my mouth, but will speak in the trouble of my spirit; in that bitterness of my mind will I talk.

NET Bible

"Therefore, I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

New Heart English Bible

"Therefore I will not keep silent. I will speak in the anguish of my spirit. I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

The Emphasized Bible

I also, cannot restrain my mouth, - I must speak, in the anguish of my spirit, I must find utterance, in the bitterness of my soul.

Webster

Therefore I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

World English Bible

"Therefore I will not keep silent. I will speak in the anguish of my spirit. I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Youngs Literal Translation

Also I -- I withhold not my mouth -- I speak in the distress of my spirit, I talk in the bitterness of my soul.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Therefore I will not refrain
חשׂך 
Chasak 
Usage: 28

my mouth
פּה 
Peh 
Usage: 497

I will speak
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

in the anguish
צר צר 
Tsar 
Usage: 109

of my spirit
רוּח 
Ruwach 
Usage: 378

I will complain
שׂיח 
Siyach 
Usage: 20

in the bitterness
מרה מר 
Mar 
Usage: 38

Context Readings

Don'T Forget!

10 "He will not return again to his house, Nor will his place know him anymore. 11 "Therefore I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul. 12 "Am I the sea, or the sea monster, That You set a guard over me?



Cross References

Psalm 40:9

I have proclaimed glad tidings of righteousness in the great congregation; Behold, I will not restrain my lips, O LORD, You know.

1 Samuel 1:10

She, greatly distressed, prayed to the LORD and wept bitterly.

Job 10:1

"I loathe my own life; I will give full vent to my complaint; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.

Job 21:25

While another dies with a bitter soul, Never even tasting anything good.

Isaiah 38:15

"What shall I say? For He has spoken to me, and He Himself has done it; I will wander about all my years because of the bitterness of my soul.

Genesis 42:21

Then they said to one another, "Truly we are guilty concerning our brother, because we saw the distress of his soul when he pleaded with us, yet we would not listen; therefore this distress has come upon us."

2 Kings 4:27-28

When she came to the man of God to the hill, she caught hold of his feet. And Gehazi came near to push her away; but the man of God said, "Let her alone, for her soul is troubled within her; and the LORD has hidden it from me and has not told me."

Job 6:26

"Do you intend to reprove my words, When the words of one in despair belong to the wind?

Job 10:15

'If I am wicked, woe to me! And if I am righteous, I dare not lift up my head. I am sated with disgrace and conscious of my misery.

Job 13:13

"Be silent before me so that I may speak; Then let come on me what may.

Job 16:6

"If I speak, my pain is not lessened, And if I hold back, what has left me?

Job 21:3-4

"Bear with me that I may speak; Then after I have spoken, you may mock.

Psalm 39:3

My heart was hot within me, While I was musing the fire burned; Then I spoke with my tongue:

Isaiah 38:17

"Lo, for my own welfare I had great bitterness; It is You who has kept my soul from the pit of nothingness, For You have cast all my sins behind Your back.

Matthew 26:37-38

And He took with Him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, and began to be grieved and distressed.

Luke 22:44

And being in agony He was praying very fervently; and His sweat became like drops of blood, falling down upon the ground.

2 Corinthians 2:4

For out of much affliction and anguish of heart I wrote to you with many tears; not so that you would be made sorrowful, but that you might know the love which I have especially for you.



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