Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Then he passed away, and lo, he was no more;
I sought for him, but he could not be found.

King James Version

Yet he passed away, and, lo, he was not: yea, I sought him, but he could not be found.

Holman Bible

Then I passed by and noticed he was gone;
I searched for him, but he could not be found.

International Standard Version

But then he passed away; in fact, he simply was not there. When I looked for him, he could not be found.

A Conservative Version

But I passed by, and, lo, he was not. Yea, I sought him, but he could not be found.

American Standard Version

But one passed by, and, lo, he was not: Yea, I sought him, but he could not be found.

Amplified


Yet he passed away, and lo, he was no more;
I sought him, but he could not be found.

Bible in Basic English

But he came to an end, and there was no sign of him; I made a search for him and he was not there.

Darby Translation

but he passed away, and behold, he was not; and I sought him, but he was not found.

Julia Smith Translation

And he shall pass away, and behold, he is not: and I shall seek him and he was not found.

King James 2000

Yet he passed away, and, lo, he was not: yea, I sought him, but he could not be found.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he passed on and behold, he was not. And I sought him, but he could not be found.

Modern King James verseion

Yet he passed away, and, lo, he was not; and I looked for him, but he could not be found.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But when I went by, lo, he was gone; I sought him, but his place could nowhere be found.

NET Bible

But then one passes by, and suddenly they have disappeared! I looked for them, but they could not be found.

New Heart English Bible

But he passed away, and behold, he was not. Yes, I sought him, but he could not be found.

The Emphasized Bible

Then I passed by, and lo! he had vanished! Yea I sought him, but he could not be found.

Webster

Yet he passed away, and lo, he was not: yes, I sought him, but he could not be found.

World English Bible

But he passed away, and behold, he was not. Yes, I sought him, but he could not be found.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he passeth away, and lo, he is not, And I seek him, and he is not found!

References

Fausets

Watsons

Context Readings

Instruction In Wisdom

35 I have seen a wicked, violent man
Spreading himself like a luxuriant tree in its native soil.
36 Then he passed away, and lo, he was no more;
I sought for him, but he could not be found.
37 Mark the blameless man, and behold the upright;
For the man of peace will have a posterity.


Cross References

Psalm 37:10

Yet a little while and the wicked man will be no more;
And you will look carefully for his place and he will not be there.

Exodus 15:9-10

The enemy said, ‘I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil;
My desire shall be gratified against them;
I will draw out my sword, my hand will destroy them.’

Exodus 15:19

For the horses of Pharaoh with his chariots and his horsemen went into the sea, and the Lord brought back the waters of the sea on them, but the sons of Israel walked on dry land through the midst of the sea.

Job 20:5-29

That the triumphing of the wicked is short,
And the joy of the godless momentary?

Isaiah 10:16-19

Therefore the Lord, the God of hosts, will send a wasting disease among his stout warriors;
And under his glory a fire will be kindled like a burning flame.

Isaiah 10:33-34

Behold, the Lord, the God of hosts, will lop off the boughs with a terrible crash;
Those also who are tall in stature will be cut down
And those who are lofty will be abased.

Acts 12:22-23

The people kept crying out, “The voice of a god and not of a man!”

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