Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

Yes, you shall be as one who lies down in the middle of the sea, or as one who lies upon the top of a mast,

New American Standard Bible

And you will be like one who lies down in the middle of the sea, Or like one who lies down on the top of a mast.

King James Version

Yea, thou shalt be as he that lieth down in the midst of the sea, or as he that lieth upon the top of a mast.

Holman Bible

You’ll be like someone sleeping out at sea
or lying down on the top of a ship’s mast.

International Standard Version

You will be like someone who lies down in the sea, or like someone who sleeps on top of a mast.

American Standard Version

Yea, thou shalt be as he that lieth down in the midst of the sea, Or as he that lieth upon the top of a mast.

Amplified

Yes, you will be [as unsteady] as he who lies down in the midst of the sea, and [as open to disaster] as he who lies upon the top of a mast.

Bible in Basic English

Yes, you will be like him who takes his rest on the sea, or on the top of a sail-support.

Darby Translation

and thou shalt be as he that lieth down in the midst of the sea, and as he that lieth down upon the top of a mast:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Yea, thou shalt be as he that lies down in the midst of the sea or as he that sleeps at the rudder.

Julia Smith Translation

And thou wert as he lying down in the heart of the sea, and as he lying down upon the head of the mast

King James 2000

Yea, you shall be as he that lies down in the midst of the sea, or as he that lies upon the top of a mast.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And you will be like him who lies down in the heart of the sea, and like him who lies down on top of a mast.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yea, thou shalt be as though thou slept in the midst of the sea, or on the top of the mast of a ship.

NET Bible

And you will be like one who lies down in the midst of the sea, and like one who lies down on the top of the rigging.

New Heart English Bible

Yes, you will be as he who lies down in the midst of the sea, or as he who lies on top of the rigging:

The Emphasized Bible

So shalt thou become, as one lying down in the heart of the sea, - or as one lying down on the top of the mastgear:

Webster

And thou shalt be as he that lieth down in the midst of the sea, or as he that lieth upon the top of a mast.

World English Bible

Yes, you will be as he who lies down in the midst of the sea, or as he who lies on top of the rigging:

Youngs Literal Translation

And thou hast been as one lying down in the heart of the sea, And as one lying down on the top of a mast.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Yea, thou shalt be as he that lieth down
שׁכב 
Shakab 
Usage: 210

of the sea
ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

or as he that lieth
שׁכב 
Shakab 
Usage: 210

upon the top
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

References

American

Fausets

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

33 Your eyes shall look upon strange women and your heart shall speak perverse things. 34 Yes, you shall be as one who lies down in the middle of the sea, or as one who lies upon the top of a mast, 35 saying, They struck me; I was not sick; they beat me, but I did not know it. When I awaken, I will add more. I will seek it again.



Cross References

Exodus 15:8

And with the blast of Your nostrils the waters were gathered together; the floods stood upright like a heap; the depths were curdled in the heart of the sea.

1 Samuel 25:33-38

And blessed is your advice, and blessed are you who have kept me from coming to shed blood today, and from delivering myself with my own hand.

1 Samuel 30:16-17

And when he had brought him down, behold, they were spread abroad on all the earth, eating and drinking and dancing, because of all the great spoil that they had taken out of the land of the Philistines and out of the land of Judah.

2 Samuel 13:28

And Absalom had commanded his servants, saying, And watch when Amnon's heart is merry with wine, and when I say to you, Strike Amnon, you shall kill him. Do not fear. Have I not commanded you? Be courageous, and be brave.

1 Kings 16:9

And his servant Zimri, commander of half his chariots, plotted against him; and he was in Tirzah drinking himself drunk in the house of Arza the steward of his house in Tirzah.

1 Kings 20:16-22

And they went out at noon. But Ben-hadad was drinking himself drunk in the booths, he and the kings, the thirty-two kings who helped him.

Joel 1:5

Awake, drunkards, and weep; and howl, all drinkers of wine, because of the new wine; for it is cut off from your mouth.

Matthew 24:38

For as in the days before the flood, they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day Noah entered into the ark.

Luke 17:27-29

They ate, they drank, they married wives, they were given in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ark; and the flood came and destroyed them all.

Luke 21:34

And take heed to yourselves, lest your hearts are weighed down with headaches and drinking and anxieties of this life; and that day should suddenly come on you;

1 Thessalonians 5:2-7

For you yourselves know accurately that the day of the Lord comes like a thief in the night.

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