Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

They loathed all food, and even reached the gates of death.

New American Standard Bible

Their soul abhorred all kinds of food, And they drew near to the gates of death.

King James Version

Their soul abhorreth all manner of meat; and they draw near unto the gates of death.

Holman Bible

They loathed all food
and came near the gates of death.

A Conservative Version

Their soul abhors all manner of food, and they draw near to the gates of death.

American Standard Version

Their soul abhorreth all manner of food; And they draw near unto the gates of death.

Amplified

They loathe every kind of food, and they draw near to the gates of death.

Bible in Basic English

They are disgusted by all food, and they come near to the doors of death.

Darby Translation

Their soul abhorreth all manner of food, and they draw near unto the gates of death:

Julia Smith Translation

Their soul will abhor all food, and they will draw near to the gates of death.

King James 2000

Their soul abhors all manner of food; and they draw near unto the gates of death.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Their soul abhorred all food, and they approached [the] gates of death.

Modern King James verseion

Their soul hates all kinds of food; and they draw near the gates of death.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Their soul abhorred all manner of meat, and they were even hard at death's door.

NET Bible

They lost their appetite for all food, and they drew near the gates of death.

New Heart English Bible

Their soul abhors all kinds of food. They draw near to the gates of death.

The Emphasized Bible

All manner of food, their soul abhorreth, and so they draw near unto the gates of death,

Webster

Their soul abhorreth all manner of food; and they draw near to the gates of death.

World English Bible

Their soul abhors all kinds of food. They draw near to the gates of death.

Youngs Literal Translation

All food doth their soul abominate, And they come nigh unto the gates of death,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

תּעב 
Ta`ab 
Usage: 22

אכל 
'okel 
Usage: 44

and they draw near
נגע 
Naga` 
Usage: 150

unto the gates
שׁער 
Sha`ar 
Usage: 374

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Thanksgiving To Yahweh For His Of Deliverance

17 Because of their rebellious ways, fools suffered for their iniquities. 18 They loathed all food, and even reached the gates of death. 19 Yet when they cried out to the LORD in their trouble, he delivered them from certain destruction.


Cross References

Psalm 88:3

For my life is filled with troubles as I approach Sheol.

Psalm 9:13

Be gracious to me, LORD, take note of my affliction, because of those who hate me. You snatch me away from the gates of death,

Job 33:19-22

"He is being reproved by painful bed rest, with continual aching in his bones.

Job 38:17

Have the gates of death been revealed to you? Have you seen the gates of the deepest darkness?

Isaiah 38:10

I said, "Must I leave in the prime of my life? Must I be consigned to the control of Sheol? Bitter are my years!"

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