Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

He will sit alone and be silent, for he laid upon him.

New American Standard Bible

Let him sit alone and be silent Since He has laid it on him.

King James Version

He sitteth alone and keepeth silence, because he hath borne it upon him.

Holman Bible

?YodLet him sit alone and be silent,
for God has disciplined him.

International Standard Version

He is to sit apart and remain silent, because the LORD has laid it upon him.

A Conservative Version

Let him sit alone and keep silence, because he has laid it upon him.

American Standard Version

Let him sit alone and keep silence, because he hath laid it upon him.

Amplified

Let him sit alone uncomplaining and keeping silent [in hope], because [God] has laid [the yoke] upon him [for his benefit].

Bible in Basic English

Let him be seated by himself, saying nothing, because he has put it on him.

Darby Translation

He sitteth solitary and keepeth silence, because he hath laid it upon him;

King James 2000

He sits alone and keeps silence, because he has borne it upon him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Let him sit alone and be silent when he has laid it on him.

Modern King James verseion

He sits alone and keeps silence because He laid it on him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{Yod} He sitteth alone, he holdeth him still, and dwelleth quietly by himself.

NET Bible

(Yod) Let a person sit alone in silence, when the Lord is disciplining him.

New Heart English Bible

Let him sit alone and keep silence when he is disciplining him.

The Emphasized Bible

Let him sit alone, and keep silence, because he took it upon himself:

Webster

He sitteth alone, and keepeth silence, because he hath borne it upon him.

World English Bible

Let him sit alone and keep silence, because he has laid it on him.

Youngs Literal Translation

He sitteth alone, and is silent, For He hath laid it upon him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He sitteth
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

בּדד 
Badad 
Usage: 11

דּמם 
Damam 
Usage: 30

נטל 
Natal 
bare, take up, offer
Usage: 4

References

Context Readings

Israel's Affliction

27 Good for a man that he shall lift up the yoke in his youth. 28 He will sit alone and be silent, for he laid upon him. 29 He will give his mouth in the dust, if perhaps there is hope.



Cross References

Jeremiah 15:17

I sat not in the assembly of those mocking, and I will not exult; from the face of thy hand I sat alone, for thou didst fill me with anger.

Lamentations 2:10

They sat upon the earth; the old men of the daughter of Zion were silent; they brought up the dust upon their head: they girded on sackcloth: the virgins of Jerusalem brought down their head to the earth.

Psalm 39:9

I was dumb, I will not open my mouth; for thou didst

Psalm 102:7

I watched and I shall be as the sparrow being alone upon the roof

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