Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

Orphans we have been -- without a father, our mothers are as widows.

New American Standard Bible

We have become orphans without a father,
Our mothers are like widows.

King James Version

We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows.

Holman Bible

We have become orphans, fatherless;
our mothers are widows.

International Standard Version

We are now orphans without fathers and our mothers are like widows.

A Conservative Version

We are orphans and fatherless. Our mothers are as widows.

American Standard Version

We are orphans and fatherless; Our mothers are as widows.

Amplified


We have become orphans without a father;
Our mothers are like widows.

Bible in Basic English

We are children without fathers, our mothers are like widows.

Darby Translation

We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows.

Julia Smith Translation

We were orphans, no father; our mothers as widows.

King James 2000

We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows.

Lexham Expanded Bible

We have become orphans, fatherless, our mothers are like widows.

Modern King James verseion

We are orphans and fatherless; our mothers are as widows.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

We are become careful and fatherless, and our mothers are as the widows.

NET Bible

We have become fatherless orphans; our mothers have become widows.

New Heart English Bible

We are orphans and fatherless. Our mothers are like widows.

The Emphasized Bible

Orphans, have we become, and fatherless, our mothers, are widows indeed.

Webster

We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows.

World English Bible

We are orphans and fatherless; Our mothers are as widows.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יתום 
Yathowm 
Usage: 42

אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

References

Easton

Context Readings

A Request For Mercy

2 Our inheritance hath been turned to strangers, Our houses to foreigners. 3 Orphans we have been -- without a father, our mothers are as widows. 4 Our water for money we have drunk, Our wood for a price doth come.


Cross References

Jeremiah 18:21

Therefore, give up their sons to famine, And cause them to run on the sides of the sword, And their wives are bereaved and widows, And their men are slain by death, Their young men smitten by sword in battle,

Exodus 22:24

and Mine anger hath burned, and I have slain you by the sword, and your wives have been widows, and your sons orphans.

Jeremiah 15:8

Its widows have been more to Me than the sand of the seas, I brought in to them -- against the mother -- A young man -- a spoiler -- at noon. I caused to fall upon her suddenly, wrath and trouble.

Hosea 14:3

Asshur doth not save us, on a horse we ride not, Nor do we say any more, Our God, to the work of our hands, For in Thee find mercy doth the fatherless.'

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