Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

She girdeth her loins with strength, and maketh strong her arms.

New American Standard Bible

She girds herself with strength
And makes her arms strong.

King James Version

She girdeth her loins with strength, and strengtheneth her arms.

Holman Bible

She draws on her strength
and reveals that her arms are strong.

International Standard Version

She clothes herself with fortitude, and fortifies her arms with strength.

A Conservative Version

She girds her loins with strength, and makes strong her arms.

American Standard Version

She girdeth her loins with strength, And maketh strong her arms.

Amplified


She equips herself with strength [spiritual, mental, and physical fitness for her God-given task]
And makes her arms strong.

Bible in Basic English

She puts a band of strength round her, and makes her arms strong.

Julia Smith Translation

She girded her loins with strength, and she will strengthen her arms.

King James 2000

She girds her loins with strength, and strengthens her arms.

Lexham Expanded Bible

She girds her waist in strength, and makes her arms strong.

Modern King James verseion

She binds her loins with strength, and makes her arms strong.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

She girdeth her loins with strength, and courageth her arms.

NET Bible

She begins her work vigorously, and she strengthens her arms.

New Heart English Bible

She girds her waist with strength, and makes her arms strong.

The Emphasized Bible

She girdeth, with strength her loins, and putteth vigour into her arms:

Webster

She girdeth her loins with strength, and strengtheneth her arms.

World English Bible

She arms her waist with strength, and makes her arms strong.

Youngs Literal Translation

She hath girded with might her loins, And doth strengthen her arms.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חגר 
Chagar 
Usage: 43

מתן 
Mothen 
Usage: 47

with strength
עוז עז 
`oz 
Usage: 55

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

An Excellent Woman

16 She considereth a field, and acquireth it; of the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard. 17 She girdeth her loins with strength, and maketh strong her arms. 18 She perceiveth that her earning is good; her lamp goeth not out by night.


Cross References

1 Kings 18:46

And the hand of Jehovah was upon Elijah; and he girded up his loins, and ran before Ahab to the entrance of Jizreel.

2 Kings 4:29

And he said to Gehazi, Gird up thy loins, and take my staff in thy hand, and go thy way. If thou meet any man, salute him not, and if any salute thee, answer him not again; and lay my staff upon the face of the lad.

Job 38:3

Gird up now thy loins like a man; and I will demand of thee, and inform thou me.

Genesis 49:24

But his bow abideth firm, And the arms of his hands are supple By the hands of the Mighty One of Jacob. From thence is the shepherd, the stone of Israel:

Isaiah 44:12

The iron-smith hath a chisel, and he worketh in the coals, and he fashioneth it with hammers, and worketh it with his strong arm; but he is hungry, and his strength faileth; he hath not drunk water, and he is faint.

Hosea 7:15

I have indeed trained, I have strengthened their arms, but they imagine mischief against me.

Luke 12:35

Let your loins be girded about, and lamps burning;

Ephesians 6:10

For the rest, brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the might of his strength.

Ephesians 6:14

Stand therefore, having girt about your loins with truth, and having put on the breastplate of righteousness,

1 Peter 1:13

Wherefore, having girded up the loins of your mind, be sober and hope with perfect stedfastness in the grace which will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ;

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