Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Rejoice not when thine enemy falleth, and let not thy heart be glad when he stumbleth;

New American Standard Bible

Do not rejoice when your enemy falls, And do not let your heart be glad when he stumbles;

King James Version

Rejoice not when thine enemy falleth, and let not thine heart be glad when he stumbleth:

Holman Bible

Don’t gloat when your enemy falls,
and don’t let your heart rejoice when he stumbles,

International Standard Version

Don't rejoice when your enemy falls; don't let yourself be glad when he stumbles.

A Conservative Version

Rejoice not when thine enemy falls, and let not thy heart be glad when he is overthrown,

American Standard Version

Rejoice not when thine enemy falleth, And let not thy heart be glad when he is overthrown;

Amplified

Rejoice not when your enemy falls, and let not your heart be glad when he stumbles or is overthrown,

Bible in Basic English

Do not be glad at the fall of your hater, and let not your heart have joy at his downfall:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Do not rejoice when thy enemy falls, and do not let thy heart be glad when he stumbles

Julia Smith Translation

In the falling of thine enemies thou shalt not rejoice, and in his stumbling thy heart shall not exult:

King James 2000

Rejoice not when your enemy falls, and let not your heart be glad when he stumbles:

Lexham Expanded Bible

While your enemies are falling, do not rejoice; when he trips himself, may your heart not be glad

Modern King James verseion

Do not rejoice when your enemy falls, and do not let your heart be glad when he stumbles;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Rejoice not thou at the fall of thine enemy; and let not thine heart be glad when he stumbleth.

NET Bible

Do not rejoice when your enemy falls, and when he stumbles do not let your heart rejoice,

New Heart English Bible

Do not rejoice when your enemy falls. Do not let your heart be glad when he is overthrown;

The Emphasized Bible

When thine enemy falleth, do not thou rejoice, and, when he stumbleth, let not thy heart exult:

Webster

Rejoice not when thy enemy falleth, and let not thy heart be glad when he stumbleth:

World English Bible

Don't rejoice when your enemy falls. Don't let your heart be glad when he is overthrown;

Youngs Literal Translation

In the falling of thine enemy rejoice not, And in his stumbling let not thy heart be joyful,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂמח 
Samach 
Usage: 155

אויב איב 
'oyeb 
Usage: 272

be glad
גּוּל גּיל 
Giyl 
Usage: 45

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

16 For the righteous falleth seven times, and riseth up again; but the wicked stumble into disaster. 17 Rejoice not when thine enemy falleth, and let not thy heart be glad when he stumbleth; 18 lest Jehovah see it, and it be evil in his sight, and he turn away his anger from him.



Cross References

Job 31:29

If I rejoiced at the destruction of him that hated me, and exulted when evil befell him;

Proverbs 17:5

Whoso mocketh a poor man reproacheth his Maker; he that is glad at calamity shall not be held innocent.

Obadiah 1:12

But thou shouldest not have looked on the day of thy brother in the day of his disaster; neither shouldest thou have rejoiced over the children of Judah in the day of their destruction; nor have opened wide thy mouth in the day of distress.

Psalm 35:15

But at my halting they rejoiced, and gathered together: the slanderers gathered themselves together against me, and I knew it not; they did tear me, and ceased not:

Psalm 35:19

Let not them that are wrongfully mine enemies rejoice over me; let them not wink with the eye that hate me without cause.

1 Corinthians 13:6-7

does not rejoice at iniquity but rejoices with the truth,

Judges 16:25

And when their hearts were merry, they said, "Call Samson, that he may make sport for us." So they called Samson out of the prison, and he made sport before them. They made him stand between the pillars;

2 Samuel 16:5-14

And when king David came to Bahurim, behold, there came out from thence a man of the family of the house of Saul, whose name was Shimei, the son of Gera: he came forth, and cursed,

Psalm 42:10

As with a crushing in my bones mine adversaries reproach me, while they say unto me all the day, Where is thy God?

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