Parallel Verses

King James 2000

A heart that devises wicked imaginations, feet that are swift in running to evil,

New American Standard Bible

A heart that devises wicked plans, Feet that run rapidly to evil,

King James Version

An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief,

Holman Bible

a heart that plots wicked schemes,
feet eager to run to evil,

International Standard Version

a heart crafting evil plans, feet running swiftly to wickedness,

A Conservative Version

a heart that devises wicked purposes, feet that are swift in running to mischief,

American Standard Version

A heart that deviseth wicked purposes, Feet that are swift in running to mischief,

Amplified

A heart that manufactures wicked thoughts and plans, feet that are swift in running to evil,

Bible in Basic English

A heart full of evil designs, feet which are quick in running after sin;

Darby Translation

a heart that deviseth wicked imaginations; feet that are swift in running to mischief;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

a heart that devises wicked imaginations, feet that are swift in running to evil,

Julia Smith Translation

A heart fabricating purposes of iniquity; feet being quick to run to evil,

Lexham Expanded Bible

a devising heart, plans of deception, feet that hurry to run to evil,

Modern King James verseion

a heart that plots wicked plans, feet hurrying to run to evil,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

a heart that goeth about with wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to do mischief,

NET Bible

a heart that devises wicked plans, feet that are swift to run to evil,

New Heart English Bible

a heart that devises wicked schemes, feet that are swift in running to mischief,

The Emphasized Bible

A heart contriving iniquitous devices, feet hasting to run into mischief;

Webster

A heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that are swift in running to mischief,

World English Bible

a heart that devises wicked schemes, feet that are swift in running to mischief,

Youngs Literal Translation

A heart devising thoughts of vanity -- Feet hasting to run to evil --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חרשׁ 
Charash 
Usage: 74

מחשׁבת מחשׁבה 
Machashabah 
Usage: 56

רגל 
Regel 
Usage: 247

in running
רוּץ 
Ruwts 
Usage: 103

Context Readings

What Yahweh Hates

17 A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, 18 A heart that devises wicked imaginations, feet that are swift in running to evil, 19 A false witness that speaks lies, and he that sows discord among brethren.


Cross References

Genesis 6:5

And God saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.

Proverbs 1:16

For their feet run to evil, and make haste to shed blood.

Isaiah 59:7

Their feet run to evil, and they make haste to shed innocent blood: their thoughts are thoughts of iniquity; wasting and destruction are in their paths.

Romans 3:15

Their feet are swift to shed blood:

Psalm 36:4

He devises mischief upon his bed; he sets himself in a way that is not good; he abhors not evil.

Proverbs 24:8

He that plans to do evil shall be called a mischievous person.

Jeremiah 4:14

O Jerusalem, wash your heart from wickedness, that you may be saved. How long shall your vain thoughts lodge within you?

Micah 2:1

Woe to them that devise iniquity, and work evil upon their beds! when the morning is light, they practice it, because it is in the power of their hand.

Zechariah 8:17

And let none of you imagine evil in your hearts against his neighbor; and love no false oath: for all these are things that I hate, says the LORD.

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