Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

for the evil man shall not come to a good end; the fire of the wicked shall be put out.

New American Standard Bible

For there will be no future for the evil man; The lamp of the wicked will be put out.

King James Version

For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle of the wicked shall be put out.

Holman Bible

For the evil have no future;
the lamp of the wicked will be put out.

International Standard Version

For the wicked man has no future; the lamp of the wicked will be extinguished.

A Conservative Version

For there shall be no reward to the evil man. The lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

American Standard Version

For there shall be no reward to the evil man; The lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Amplified

For there shall be no reward for the evil man; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Bible in Basic English

For there will be no future for the evil man; the light of sinners will be put out.

Darby Translation

for there shall be no future to the evil man; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Julia Smith Translation

For there shall be no latter state to the evil one: the light of the unjust shall be extinguished.

King James 2000

For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For there will not be a future for the evil; the lamp of the wicked will die out.

Modern King James verseion

for there shall not be a hereafter to the evil; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And why? The wicked hath nothing to hope for, and the candle of the ungodly shall be put out.

NET Bible

for the evil person has no future, and the lamp of the wicked will be extinguished.

New Heart English Bible

for there will be no reward to the evil man; and the lamp of the wicked shall be snuffed out.

The Emphasized Bible

For there shall be no future for the wicked, The lamp of the lawless, shall go out.

Webster

For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle of the wicked shall be extinguished.

World English Bible

for there will be no reward to the evil man; and the lamp of the wicked shall be snuffed out.

Youngs Literal Translation

For there is not a posterity to the evil, The lamp of the wicked is extinguished.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אחרית 
'achariyth 
Usage: 61

to the evil
רעה רע 
Ra` 
Usage: 669

man the candle
נרה נר ניר נר ניר 
Niyr 
Usage: 48

of the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

References

Easton

Morish

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

19 Do not meddle with those who are evil, neither be envious of the wicked; 20 for the evil man shall not come to a good end; the fire of the wicked shall be put out. 21 My son, fear the LORD and the king, and do not meddle with those that are given to change,



Cross References

Proverbs 13:9

The light of the righteous shall rejoice: but the fire of the wicked shall be put out.

Job 18:5-6

The light of the wicked shall certainly be put out, and the spark of his fire shall not shine.

Job 21:17

How often is the lamp of the wicked put out and their destruction comes upon them, and God distributes sorrows upon them in his anger.

Proverbs 20:20

Whosoever curses his father or his mother, his fire shall be put out in obscure darkness.

Psalm 9:17

The wicked shall be put into Sheol, all the Gentiles that forget God.

Psalm 11:6

Upon the wicked he shall rain snares, fire and brimstone, with winds of whirlwinds: this shall be the portion of their cup.

Proverbs 23:18

For surely there is an end, and thy hope shall not be cut off.

Isaiah 3:11

Woe unto the wicked! It shall be ill with him, for according to the work of his hands it shall be done unto him.

Matthew 8:12

But the sons of the kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.

Matthew 25:8

And the foolish said unto the prudent, Give us of your oil, for our lamps are going out.

Jude 1:13

raging waves of the sea, foaming out their own abominations; erratic stars, to whom is reserved gross darkness eternally.

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