Parallel Verses

Amplified

In the twilight, in the evening; night black and dense was falling [over the young man's life].

New American Standard Bible

In the twilight, in the evening, In the middle of the night and in the darkness.

King James Version

In the twilight, in the evening, in the black and dark night:

Holman Bible

at twilight, in the evening,
in the dark of the night.

International Standard Version

at twilight, during the evening, even during the darkest part of the night.

A Conservative Version

in the twilight, in the evening of the day, in the middle of the night and in the darkness.

American Standard Version

In the twilight, in the evening of the day, In the middle of the night and in the darkness.

Bible in Basic English

At nightfall, in the evening of the day, in the black dark of the night.

Darby Translation

in the twilight, in the evening of the day, in the blackness of night and the darkness.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

in the twilight, in the evening, in the black and dark night;

Julia Smith Translation

In the twilight, in the evening of the day, in the middle of the night, in the thick darkness:

King James 2000

In the twilight, in the evening, in the black and dark night:

Lexham Expanded Bible

at twilight, at [the] day's evening, in [the] midst of night and the darkness.

Modern King James verseion

in the twilight, in the evening, in the black and dark night.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

in the twilight of the evening, when it began now to be night and dark.

NET Bible

in the twilight, the evening, in the dark of the night.

New Heart English Bible

in the twilight, in the evening of the day, in the middle of the night and in the darkness.

The Emphasized Bible

In the twilight, in the evening of the day, in the midst of the night, and the gloom;

Webster

In the twilight, in the evening, in the black and dark night:

World English Bible

in the twilight, in the evening of the day, in the middle of the night and in the darkness.

Youngs Literal Translation

In the twilight -- in the evening of day, In the darkness of night and blackness.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
In the twilight
נשׁף 
Nesheph 
Usage: 12

in the evening
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

in the black
אישׁון 
'iyshown 
Usage: 5

and dark
אפלה 
'aphelah 
Usage: 10

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

A Story Of Seduction

8 Sauntering through the street near the [loose woman's] corner; and he went the way to her house 9 In the twilight, in the evening; night black and dense was falling [over the young man's life]. 10 And behold, there met him a woman, dressed as a harlot and sly and cunning of heart.



Cross References

Genesis 39:11

Then it happened about this time that Joseph went into the house to attend to his duties, and none of the men of the house were indoors.

Exodus 12:6

And you shall keep it until the fourteenth day of the same month; and the whole assembly of the congregation of Israel shall [each] kill [his] lamb in the evening.

Job 24:13-15

These wrongdoers are of those who rebel against the light; they know not its ways nor stay in its paths.

Romans 13:12-14

The night is far gone and the day is almost here. Let us then drop (fling away) the works and deeds of darkness and put on the [full] armor of light.

Ephesians 5:11

Take no part in and have no fellowship with the fruitless deeds and enterprises of darkness, but instead [let your lives be so in contrast as to] expose and reprove and convict them.

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