Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For their calamity will rise suddenly,
And who knows the ruin that comes from both of them?

King James Version

For their calamity shall rise suddenly; and who knoweth the ruin of them both?

Holman Bible

for destruction from them will come suddenly;
who knows what distress these two can bring?

International Standard Version

They will be destroyed suddenly, and who knows what kind of punishment will come from these two?

A Conservative Version

For their calamity shall rise suddenly, and the destruction from them both, who knows it?

American Standard Version

For their calamity shall rise suddenly; And the destruction from them both, who knoweth it?

Amplified


For their tragedy will rise suddenly,
And who knows the punishment that both [the Lord and the king] will bring on the rebellious?

Bible in Basic English

For their downfall will come suddenly; and who has knowledge of the destruction of those in high positions?

Darby Translation

For their calamity shall rise suddenly; and who knoweth the ruin of them both?

Julia Smith Translation

For suddenly shall their calamity rise, and who shall make known the misfortune of them two?

King James 2000

For their calamity shall rise suddenly; and who knows the ruin of them both?

Lexham Expanded Bible

For suddenly their disaster will come, and the ruin of {both of them}, who knows?

Modern King James verseion

for their trouble shall rise suddenly, and who knows the ruin of them both?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For their destruction shall come suddenly, and who knoweth the fall of them both?

NET Bible

for suddenly their destruction will overtake them, and who knows the ruinous judgment both the Lord and the king can bring?

New Heart English Bible

for their calamity will rise suddenly; the destruction from them both?who knows?

The Emphasized Bible

For, suddenly, shall arise their calamity; and, the misfortune of their years, who knoweth?

Webster

For their calamity shall rise suddenly; and who knoweth the ruin of them both?

World English Bible

for their calamity will rise suddenly; the destruction from them both -- who knows?

Youngs Literal Translation

For suddenly doth their calamity rise, And the ruin of them both -- who knoweth!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
איד 
'eyd 
Usage: 24

פּתאם פּתאום 
Pith'owm 
Usage: 25

the ruin
פּיד 
Piyd 
Usage: 3

References

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

21 My son, fear the Lord and the king;
Do not associate with those who are given to change,
22 For their calamity will rise suddenly,
And who knows the ruin that comes from both of them?
23 These also are sayings of the wise.
To show partiality in judgment is not good.



Cross References

Numbers 16:31-35

As he finished speaking all these words, the ground that was under them split open;

1 Samuel 31:1-7

Now the Philistines were fighting against Israel, and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines and fell slain on Mount Gilboa.

2 Samuel 18:7-8

The people of Israel were defeated there before the servants of David, and the slaughter there that day was great, 20,000 men.

2 Chronicles 13:16-17

When the sons of Israel fled before Judah, God gave them into their hand.

Psalm 90:11

Who understands the power of Your anger
And Your fury, according to the fear that is due You?

Proverbs 16:14

The fury of a king is like messengers of death,
But a wise man will appease it.

Proverbs 20:2

The terror of a king is like the growling of a lion;
He who provokes him to anger forfeits his own life.

Hosea 5:11

Ephraim is oppressed, crushed in judgment,
Because he was determined to follow man’s command.

Hosea 13:10-11

Where now is your king
That he may save you in all your cities,
And your judges of whom you requested,
“Give me a king and princes”?

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