Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

He bent his bow, aiming at me with his arrow.

New American Standard Bible

He bent His bow And set me as a target for the arrow.

King James Version

He hath bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow.

Holman Bible

He strung His bow
and set me as the target for His arrow.

A Conservative Version

He has bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow.

American Standard Version

He hath bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow.

Amplified

He has bent His bow and set me as a mark for the arrow.

Bible in Basic English

With his bow bent, he has made me the mark for his arrows.

Darby Translation

He hath bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Daleth He has bent his bow and set me as a mark for the arrow.

Julia Smith Translation

He bent his bow, he will set me up as a mark for the arrow.

King James 2000

He has bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He has bent his bow and set me as the target for the arrow.

Modern King James verseion

He has bent His bow and set me as a mark for the arrow.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He hath bent his bow, and made me as it were a mark to shoot at.

NET Bible

He drew his bow and made me the target for his arrow.

New Heart English Bible

He has bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow.

The Emphasized Bible

He hath trodden his bow, and set me up, as a mark for the arrow.

Webster

He hath bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow.

World English Bible

He has bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow.

Youngs Literal Translation

He hath trodden His bow, And setteth me up as a mark for an arrow.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He hath bent
דּרך 
Darak 
Usage: 63

קשׁת 
Qesheth 
Usage: 75

and set
נצב 
Natsab 
Usage: 75

me as a mark
מטּרה מטּרא 
Mattara' 
Usage: 16

References

Morish

Verse Info

Context Readings

Israel's Affliction

11 He forced me off my path, tearing me to pieces and making me desolate. 12 He bent his bow, aiming at me with his arrow. 13 He caused his war arrows to pierce my vital organs.


Cross References

Job 7:20

So what if I sin? What have I done against you, you observer of humankind? Why have you made me your target? Why burden yourself with me?

Psalm 38:2

because your arrows have sunk deep into me, and your hand has come down hard on me.

Job 6:4

"The arrows of the Almighty have pierced me; my spirit absorbs their poison; God's terrors have been arranged just for me!

Psalm 7:12-13

If the ungodly one doesn't repent, God will sharpen his sword; he will string his bow and prepare it.

Lamentations 2:4

He bent his bow against us as would an enemy, his right hand cocked as would an adversary. He has killed everyone in whom we took pride; in the tent of cherished Zion he poured out his anger like fire.

Job 16:12-13

"He tore me apart when I was at ease; grabbing me by my neck, he shook me to pieces then he really made me his target.

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