Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of broom.

New American Standard Bible

Sharp arrows of the warrior, With the burning coals of the broom tree.

King James Version

Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of juniper.

Holman Bible

A warrior’s sharp arrows
with burning charcoal!

International Standard Version

Like a sharp arrow from a warrior, along with fiery coals from juniper trees!

A Conservative Version

Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of juniper.

American Standard Version

Sharp arrows of the mighty, With coals of juniper.

Amplified

Sharp arrows of a [mighty] warrior, with [glowing] coals of the broom tree!

Darby Translation

Sharp arrows of a mighty one, with burning coals of broom-wood.

Julia Smith Translation

Arrows of the strong one sharpened with burning coals of broom.

King James 2000

Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of juniper.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[The] sharpened arrows of a warrior, with burning charcoals from broom trees.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Even mighty and sharp arrows, with hot burning coals.

NET Bible

Here's how! With the sharp arrows of warriors, with arrowheads forged over the hot coals.

New Heart English Bible

Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of juniper.

The Emphasized Bible

The arrows of the hero sharpened, with burning coals of broom.

Webster

Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of juniper.

World English Bible

Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of juniper.

Youngs Literal Translation

Sharp arrows of a mighty one, with broom-coals.

References

Context Readings

A Cry For Truth And Peace

3 What shall be given to you? Or what shall be done to you, O false tongue? 4 Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of broom. 5 Woe is me, that I live in Mesech; I dwell in the tents of Kedar!


Cross References

Psalm 45:5

Your arrows are sharp in the heart of the King's enemies; peoples fall under You.

Deuteronomy 32:23-24

I will heap evils on them. I will spend My arrows on them.

Psalm 7:13

Yea, He has fitted him for instruments of death; He has made His arrows hotly pursue.

Psalm 52:5

God will likewise destroy you forever; He shall take you away, and pluck you out of your tent, and root you out of the land of the living. Selah.

Psalm 57:4

My soul is among lions; I lie among those on fire, the sons of men whose teeth are spears and arrows, and their tongue a sharp sword.

Psalm 59:7

Behold, they bellow out with their mouth; swords are in their lips; for they say, Who hears?

Psalm 140:9-11

As for the head of those around me, let the evil of their own lips cover them.

Proverbs 11:9

A hypocrite corrupts his neighbor with his mouth; but through knowledge the just shall be delivered.

Proverbs 11:12

One despising his friend lacks heart, but a man of understanding remains silent.

Proverbs 11:18

The wicked makes a deceitful wage; but one sowing righteousness has a sure reward.

Proverbs 12:22

Lying lips are hateful to Jehovah, but those who deal truly are His delight.

Proverbs 16:27

An ungodly man plots evil, and his lips are like a burning fire.

Proverbs 18:8

The words of a talebearer are as wounds, and they go down into the innermost parts of the belly.

Proverbs 18:21

Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it shall eat the fruit of it.

Proverbs 19:5

A false witness shall not be unpunished, and a breather of lies shall not escape.

Proverbs 19:9

A false witness shall not be unpunished, and one speaking lies shall perish.

James 3:5-8

Even so the tongue is a little member and boasts great things. Behold how little a fire kindles how large a forest!

Revelation 21:8

But the fearful, and the unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, will have their part in the Lake burning with fire and brimstone, which is the second death.

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