Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When the wind has passed over it, it is no more,
And its place acknowledges it no longer.

King James Version

For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more.

Holman Bible

when the wind passes over it, it vanishes,
and its place is no longer known.

International Standard Version

but when the wind blows through it, it withers away and no one remembers where it was.

A Conservative Version

For the wind passes over it, and it is gone, and the place thereof shall know it no more.

American Standard Version

For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; And the place thereof shall know it no more.

Amplified


For the wind passes over it and it is no more,
And its place knows it no longer.

Bible in Basic English

The wind goes over it and it is gone; and its place sees it no longer.

Darby Translation

For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone, and the place thereof knoweth it no more.

Julia Smith Translation

For the wind passed over upon it and it is not; and its place shall know it no more.

King James 2000

For the wind passes over it, and it is gone; and the place there shall know it no more.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When [the] wind passes over it, it is no more, and its place knows it no longer.

Modern King James verseion

For the wind passes over it, and it is gone; and its place shall know it no more.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For as soon as the wind goeth over it, it is gone, and the place thereof knoweth it no more.

NET Bible

but when the hot wind blows by, it disappears, and one can no longer even spot the place where it once grew.

New Heart English Bible

For the wind passes over it, and it is gone. Its place remembers it no more.

The Emphasized Bible

For, a wind, hath passed ever it, and it is gone, And its own place is acquainted with it no more.

Webster

For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and its place shall know it no more.

World English Bible

For the wind passes over it, and it is gone. Its place remembers it no more.

Youngs Literal Translation

For a wind hath passed over it, and it is not, And its place doth not discern it any more.

References

American

Context Readings

The Forgiving God

15 As for man, his days are like grass;
As a flower of the field, so he flourishes.
16 When the wind has passed over it, it is no more,
And its place acknowledges it no longer.
17 But the lovingkindness of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear Him,
And His righteousness to children’s children,


Cross References

Isaiah 40:7

The grass withers, the flower fades,
When the breath of the Lord blows upon it;
Surely the people are grass.

Job 20:9

“The eye which saw him sees him no longer,
And his place no longer beholds him.

Genesis 5:24

Enoch walked with God; and he was not, for God took him.

Job 7:6-10

“My days are swifter than a weaver’s shuttle,
And come to an end without hope.

Job 8:18-19

“If he is removed from his place,
Then it will deny him, saying, ‘I never saw you.’

Job 14:10

“But man dies and lies prostrate.
Man expires, and where is he?

Job 27:20-21

Terrors overtake him like a flood;
A tempest steals him away in the night.

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