Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

International Standard Version

He bent his bow, aiming at me with 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.

Julia Smith Translation

He bent his bow, he will set me up 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 has turned aside my ways, and pulled me in pieces: he has made me desolate. 12 He has bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow. 13 He has caused the arrows of his quiver to enter into my heart.


Cross References

Job 7:20

I have sinned; what shall I do unto you, O you preserver of men? why have you set me as a mark against you, so that I am a burden to myself?

Psalm 38:2

For your arrows stick fast in me, and your hand presses me down.

Job 6:4

For the arrows of the Almighty are within me, the poison thereof drinks up my spirit: the terrors of God do set themselves in array against me.

Psalm 7:12-13

If he turns not, he will whet his sword; he has bent his bow, and made it ready.

Lamentations 2:4

He has bent his bow like an enemy: he stood with his right hand as an adversary, and has slain all that were pleasant to the eye in the tent of the daughter of Zion: he poured out his fury like fire.

Job 16:12-13

I was at ease, but he has broken me asunder: he has also taken me by my neck, and shaken me to pieces, and set me up for his mark.

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