Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

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 calamity shall rise suddenly, and who knows the punishment and ruin which both [the Lord and the king] will bring upon [the rebellious]?

Bible in Basic English

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

for their calamity shall rise suddenly; and the ruin of them both, who shall know it?

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 Jehovah and the king: meddle not with them that are given to change. 22 For their calamity shall rise suddenly; and who knoweth the ruin of them both? 23 These things also come from the wise. It is not good to have respect of persons in judgment.



Cross References

Numbers 16:31-35

And it came to pass when he had ended speaking all these words, that the ground clave apart that was under them.

1 Samuel 31:1-7

And the Philistines fought against Israel; and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines, and fell down slain on mount Gilboa.

2 Samuel 18:7-8

And the people of Israel were routed before the servants of David, and there was a great slaughter there that day: twenty thousand men.

2 Chronicles 13:16-17

And the children of Israel fled before Judah; and God delivered them into their hand.

Psalm 90:11

Who knoweth the power of thine anger? and thy wrath according to the fear of thee?

Proverbs 16:14

The fury of a king is as messengers of death; but a wise man will pacify it.

Proverbs 20:2

The terror of a king is as the roaring of a lion: he that provoketh him to anger sinneth against his own soul.

Hosea 5:11

Ephraim is oppressed, crushed in judgment, because in selfwill he walked after the commandment of man.

Hosea 13:10-11

Where then is thy king, that he may save thee in all thy cities? and thy judges of whom thou saidst, Give me a king and princes? --

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