Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

The joy of our heart ceased; our dance was turned to mourning.

New American Standard Bible

The joy of our hearts has ceased;
Our dancing has been turned into mourning.

King James Version

The joy of our heart is ceased; our dance is turned into mourning.

Holman Bible

Joy has left our hearts;
our dancing has turned to mourning.

International Standard Version

The joy of our hearts has ceased, and our dancing has turned into dirges.

A Conservative Version

The joy of our heart is ceased, our dance is turned into mourning.

American Standard Version

The joy of our heart is ceased; Our dance is turned into mourning.

Amplified


The joy of our hearts has ended;
Our dancing has been turned into mourning.

Bible in Basic English

The joy of our hearts is ended; our dancing is changed into sorrow.

Darby Translation

The joy of our heart hath ceased; our dance is turned into mourning.

King James 2000

The joy of our heart has ceased; our dance has turned into mourning.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The joy of our hearts has stopped; our circle-dancing has changed to a mourning ceremony.

Modern King James verseion

The joy of our heart has ceased; our dance has turned into mourning.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The joy of our heart is gone, our merry query is turned into mourning.

NET Bible

Our hearts no longer have any joy; our dancing is turned to mourning.

New Heart English Bible

The joy of our heart has ceased; our dancing is turned into mourning.

The Emphasized Bible

Ceased hath the joy of our hearts, Changed to mourning, our dance.

Webster

The joy of our heart hath ceased; our dance is turned into mourning.

World English Bible

The joy of our heart is ceased; Our dance is turned into mourning.

Youngs Literal Translation

Ceased hath the joy of our heart, Turned to mourning hath been our dancing.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
משׂושׂ 
Masows 
Usage: 17

is ceased
שׁבת 
Shabath 
Usage: 71

מחול 
Machowl 
Usage: 6

References

Fausets

Verse Info

Context Readings

A Request For Mercy

14 Old men ceased from the gate, the chosen ones from their stringed instruments. 15 The joy of our heart ceased; our dance was turned to mourning. 16 The crown of our head fell: wo! now to us, for we sinned.


Cross References

Amos 8:10

And turned your festivals into mourning, and all your songs to lamentation; and I brought up sackcloth upon all loins, and upon every head, baldness; and I set it as the mourning of an only one, and its last part as a day of bitterness.

Psalm 30:11

Thou didst turn my wailing to dancing to me: thou didst loose my sackcloth, and thou wilt gird me with gladness;

Jeremiah 25:10

And I destroyed from them the voice of joy and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom and the voice of the bride, the voice of the two millstones and the light of the lamp.

Amos 6:4-7

Lying upon beds of ivory, and stretching out upon their couches, and eating the lambs from the flock, and the calves from the midst of the stall.

James 4:9-10

Toil, and mourn, and weep: let your laughter be turned to mourning, and joy to dejection.

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