Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

That will not hearken to the voice of whisperers, Though the wise one try to bind him with spells.

New American Standard Bible

So that it does not hear the voice of charmers,
Or a skillful caster of spells.

King James Version

Which will not hearken to the voice of charmers, charming never so wisely.

Holman Bible

that does not listen to the sound of the charmers
who skillfully weave spells.

International Standard Version

refusing to hear the voice of the snake charmer, the cunning enchanter.

A Conservative Version

which hearkens not to the voice of charmers, charming ever so wisely.

American Standard Version

Which hearkeneth not to the voice of charmers, Charming never so wisely.

Amplified


So that it does not listen to the voice of charmers,
Or of the skillful enchanter casting [cunning] spells.

Bible in Basic English

Who will not be moved by the voice of the wonder-worker, however great are his powers.

Darby Translation

Which doth not hearken to the voice of enchanters, of one charming ever so wisely.

Julia Smith Translation

Which will not hear to the voice of enchanters, charming with enchantments from wisdom.

King James 2000

Which will not hearken to the voice of charmers, charming ever so wisely.

Lexham Expanded Bible

so that it does not hear [the] voice of charmers [or the] skilled caster of spells.

Modern King James verseion

which will not listen to the charmer's voice, a skillful caster of spells.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that she should not hear the voice of the charmer, charm he never so wisely.

NET Bible

that does not respond to the magicians, or to a skilled snake-charmer.

New Heart English Bible

which doesn't listen to the voice of charmers, no matter how skillful the charmer may be.

Webster

Which will not hearken to the voice of charmers, charming never so wisely.

World English Bible

which doesn't listen to the voice of charmers, no matter how skillful the charmer may be.

Youngs Literal Translation

Which hearkeneth not to the voice of whisperers, A charmer of charms most skilful.

References

Context Readings

A Cry Against Injustice

4 Their poison, is like unto the poison of a serpent, Like the deaf adder, that stoppeth his ear; 5 That will not hearken to the voice of whisperers, Though the wise one try to bind him with spells. 6 O God! break away their teeth in their mouth, The biters of the young lions, knock thou out, O Yahweh!


Cross References

Deuteronomy 18:11

Or who bindeth with spells, - Or who asketh of a familiar spirit or an oracle, Or who seeketh unto the dead.

Isaiah 19:3

And the spirit of Egypt, shall vanish, within them, Yea the sagacity thereof, will I swallow up, - And they will seek Unto the idols and Unto them that mutter, and Unto them that have familiar spirits, and Unto the wizards;

Jeremiah 8:17

For behold me! sending among you serpents - vipers which there is no charming, - And they shall fatally bite you declareth Yahweh.

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