Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Mine enemies wish me evil: When will he die, and his name perish?

New American Standard Bible

My enemies speak evil against me, "When will he die, and his name perish?"

King James Version

Mine enemies speak evil of me, When shall he die, and his name perish?

Holman Bible

My enemies speak maliciously about me:
“When will he die and be forgotten?”

International Standard Version

As for my enemies, with malice they said, "When will he die and memory of his name perish?"

A Conservative Version

My enemies speak evil against me, [saying], When will he die, and his name perish?

American Standard Version

Mine enemies speak evil against me,'saying , When will he die, and his name perish?

Amplified

My enemies speak evil of me, [saying], When will he die and his name perish?

Bible in Basic English

My haters say evil against me, When will he be dead, and his name come to an end?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

My enemies speak evil of me, When shall he die and his name perish?

Julia Smith Translation

Mine enemies will say evil to me: When shall he die, and his name perish?

King James 2000

My enemies speak evil of me, When shall he die, and his name perish?

Lexham Expanded Bible

My enemies speak evil about me, "When will he die and his name perish?"

Modern King James verseion

My enemies speak evil of me, saying, When will he die, and his name perish?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Mine enemies speak evil upon me, "When shall he die, and his name perish?"

NET Bible

My enemies ask this cruel question about me, 'When will he finally die and be forgotten?'

New Heart English Bible

My enemies speak evil against me: "When will he die, and his name perish?"

The Emphasized Bible

Mine enemies, speak ill of me, When will he die, and his name perish?

Webster

My enemies speak evil of me, When shall he die, and his name perish?

World English Bible

My enemies speak evil against me: "When will he die, and his name perish?"

Youngs Literal Translation

Mine enemies say evil of me: When he dieth -- his name hath perished!

Verse Info

Context Readings

Victory In Spite Of Betrayal

4 As for me, I said, Jehovah, be gracious unto me: heal my soul; for I have sinned against thee. 5 Mine enemies wish me evil: When will he die, and his name perish? 6 And if one come to see me, he speaketh falsehood; his heart gathereth wickedness to itself: he goeth abroad, he telleth it.


Cross References

Job 18:17

His remembrance shall perish from the earth, and he shall have no name on the pasture-grounds.

Job 20:7

Like his own dung doth he perish for ever; they which have seen him shall say, Where is he?

Psalm 22:6-8

But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men, and the despised of the people.

Psalm 38:12

And they that seek after my life lay snares for me; and they that seek my hurt speak mischievous things, and meditate deceits all the day long.

Psalm 102:8

Mine enemies reproach me all the day; they that are mad against me swear by me.

Proverbs 10:7

The memory of the righteous man shall be blessed; but the name of the wicked shall rot.

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