Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Cursing, deceit, and violence fill his mouth;
trouble and malice are under his tongue.

New American Standard Bible

His mouth is full of curses and deceit and oppression; Under his tongue is mischief and wickedness.

King James Version

His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and fraud: under his tongue is mischief and vanity.

International Standard Version

Their mouth is full of curses, lies, and oppression, their tongues spread trouble and iniquity.

A Conservative Version

His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and oppression. Under his tongue is mischief and iniquity.

American Standard Version

His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and oppression: Under his tongue is mischief and iniquity.

Amplified

His mouth is full of cursing, deceit, oppression (fraud); under his tongue are trouble and sin (mischief and iniquity).

Bible in Basic English

His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and false words: under his tongue are evil purposes and dark thoughts.

Darby Translation

His mouth is full of cursing, and deceit, and oppression; under his tongue is mischief and iniquity.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and fraud: under his tongue is mischief and vanity.

Julia Smith Translation

His mouth was filled with cursing and deceit and violence: under his tongue, trouble and vanity.

King James 2000

His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and fraud: under his tongue is mischief and vanity.

Lexham Expanded Bible

His mouth is filled with cursing, with deceits and oppression; under his tongue are trouble and evil.

Modern King James verseion

His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and fraud; under his tongue are mischief and vanity.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

His mouth is full of cursing, deceit and fraud; under his tongue is travail and sorrow.

NET Bible

His mouth is full of curses and deceptive, harmful words; his tongue injures and destroys.

New Heart English Bible

His mouth is full of cursing, deceit, and oppression. Under his tongue is mischief and iniquity.

The Emphasized Bible

With cursing, his mouth is full, and with deceptions and oppression, Under his tongue, are trouble and mischief:

Webster

His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and fraud: under his tongue is mischief and vanity.

World English Bible

His mouth is full of cursing, deceit, and oppression. Under his tongue is mischief and iniquity.

Youngs Literal Translation

Of oaths his mouth is full, And deceits, and fraud: Under his tongue is perverseness and iniquity,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
is full
מלא מלא 
Male' 
Usage: 251

of cursing
אלה 
'alah 
Usage: 35

and deceit
מרמה 
Mirmah 
Usage: 39

and fraud
תּוך תּך 
Tok 
Usage: 3

לשׁנה לשׁן לשׁון 
Lashown 
Usage: 116

References

Hastings

Context Readings

A Prayer For God To Throw Down The Wicked

6 He says to himself, “I will never be moved—
from generation to generation without calamity.”
7 Cursing, deceit, and violence fill his mouth;
trouble and malice are under his tongue.
8 He waits in ambush near the villages;
he kills the innocent in secret places.
His eyes are on the lookout for the helpless;



Cross References

Psalm 7:14

See, the wicked one is pregnant with evil,
conceives trouble, and gives birth to deceit.

Job 20:12

Though evil tastes sweet in his mouth
and he conceals it under his tongue,

Psalm 36:3

The words of his mouth are malicious and deceptive;
he has stopped acting wisely and doing good.

Psalm 140:3

They make their tongues
as sharp as a snake’s bite;
viper’s venom is under their lips.Selah

Job 15:35

They conceive trouble and give birth to evil;
their womb prepares deception.

Psalm 5:9

For there is nothing reliable in what they say;
destruction is within them;
their throat is an open grave;
they flatter with their tongues.

Psalm 12:2

They lie to one another;
they speak with flattering lips and deceptive hearts.

Psalm 41:6

When one of them comes to visit, he speaks deceitfully;
he stores up evil in his heart;
he goes out and talks.

Psalm 52:4

You love any words that destroy,
you treacherous tongue!

Psalm 55:21

His buttery words are smooth,
but war is in his heart.
His words are softer than oil,
but they are drawn swords.

Psalm 58:3

The wicked go astray from the womb;
liars err from birth.

Psalm 59:12

For the sin of their mouths and the words of their lips,
let them be caught in their pride.
They utter curses and lies.

Psalm 62:4

They only plan to bring him down
from his high position.
They take pleasure in lying;
they bless with their mouths,
but they curse inwardly.Selah

Psalm 64:3

who sharpen their tongues like swords
and aim bitter words like arrows,

Psalm 73:8

They mock, and they speak maliciously;
they arrogantly threaten oppression.

Psalm 140:9

When those who surround me rise up,
may the trouble their lips cause overwhelm them.

Psalm 144:8

whose mouths speak lies,
whose right hands are deceptive.

Psalm 144:11

Set me free and rescue me
from the grasp of foreigners
whose mouths speak lies,
whose right hands are deceptive.

Proverbs 21:6

Making a fortune through a lying tongue
is a vanishing mist, a pursuit of death.

Proverbs 30:8

Keep falsehood and deceitful words far from me.
Give me neither poverty nor wealth;
feed me with the food I need.

Isaiah 59:4

No one makes claims justly;
no one pleads honestly.
They trust in empty and worthless words;
they conceive trouble and give birth to iniquity.

Jeremiah 9:3

They bent their tongues like their bows;
lies and not faithfulness prevail in the land,
for they proceed from one evil to another,
and they do not take Me into account.
This is the Lord’s declaration.

Jeremiah 9:6

You live in a world of deception.
In their deception they refuse to know Me.
This is the Lord’s declaration.

Matthew 12:34

Brood of vipers! How can you speak good things when you are evil? For the mouth speaks from the overflow of the heart.

Romans 3:13-14

Their throat is an open grave;
they deceive with their tongues.
Vipers’ venom is under their lips.

James 3:6-8

And the tongue is a fire. The tongue, a world of unrighteousness, is placed among the parts of our bodies. It pollutes the whole body, sets the course of life on fire, and is set on fire by hell.

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