Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Wherefore wilt thou forget us forever? wilt thou forsake us to length of days?

New American Standard Bible

Why do You forget us forever?
Why do You forsake us so long?

King James Version

Wherefore dost thou forget us for ever, and forsake us so long time?

Holman Bible

Why have You forgotten us forever,
abandoned us for our entire lives?

International Standard Version

So why have you completely forgotten us, forsaking us for so long?

A Conservative Version

Why do thou forget us forever, [and] forsake us so long time?

American Standard Version

Wherefore dost thou forget us for ever, And forsake us so long time?

Amplified


Why do You forget us forever?
Why do You forsake us so long?

Bible in Basic English

Why have we gone from your memory for ever? why have you been turned away from us for so long?

Darby Translation

Wherefore dost thou forget us for ever, dost thou forsake us so long time?

King James 2000

Why do you forget us forever, and forsake us for so long a time?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Why have you forgotten us forever? Why have you forsaken us {for so long}?

Modern King James verseion

Why do You forget us forever and forsake us the length of days?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore wilt thou still forget us, and forsake us so long?

NET Bible

Why do you keep on forgetting us? Why do you forsake us so long?

New Heart English Bible

Why do you keep on forgetting us? Why do you forsake us so long?

The Emphasized Bible

Wherefore shouldst thou perpetually forget us? forsake us, to length of days?

Webster

Why dost thou forget us for ever, and forsake us so long time?

World English Bible

Why do you forget us forever, [And] forsake us so long time?

Youngs Literal Translation

Why for ever dost Thou forget us? Thou forsakest us for length of days!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁכח שׁכח 
Shakach 
Usage: 102

us for ever
נצח נצח 
Netsach 
Usage: 43

us so long
ארך 
'orek 
length, long, ever, as long as, high
Usage: 95

References

Verse Info

Context Readings

A Request For Mercy

19 Thou, O Jehovah, shalt dwell forever; thy throne to generation and generation. 20 Wherefore wilt thou forget us forever? wilt thou forsake us to length of days? 21 Turn us back, O Jehovah, to thee, and we shall be turned; renew our days as of old.


Cross References

Psalm 13:1

To the overseer; chanting of David.

Psalm 44:24

Why wilt thou hide thy face? wilt thou forget our affliction and our oppression?

Psalm 74:1

Understanding to Asaph. Wherefore, O God, didst thou reject forever? will thine anger smoke against the sheep of thy feeding?

Psalm 77:7-10

Will Jehovah reject forever? and will he no more add to be satisfied?

Psalm 79:5

How long, O Jehovah? wilt thou be angry forever? shall thy jealousy burn as fire?

Psalm 85:5

Wilt thou be angry with us forever? wilt thou draw out thine anger to generation and generation?

Psalm 89:46

How long, O Jehovah, wilt thou hide thyself forever? Shall thy wrath burn as fire?

Psalm 94:3-4

How long shall the unjust, O Jehovah, how long shall the unjust exult?

Isaiah 64:9-12

Thou wilt not be angry, O Jehovah, even greatly, and not forever wilt thou remember iniquity: behold, look now, Ye are all thy people.

Jeremiah 14:19-21

Rejecting, didst thou reject Judah? if thy soul abhorred in Zion? wherefore didst thou smite us, and no healing to us? waiting for peace, and no good; and for a time of healing, and behold terror.

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