Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

They return at evening, they howl like a dog,
And go around the city.

King James Version

They return at evening: they make a noise like a dog, and go round about the city.

Holman Bible

They return at evening, snarling like dogs
and prowling around the city.

International Standard Version

At night they return like howling dogs; they prowl around the city.

A Conservative Version

They return at evening. They howl like a dog, and go round about the city.

American Standard Version

They return at evening, they howl like a dog, And go round about the city.

Amplified


They return at evening, they howl and snarl like dogs,
And go [prowling] around the city.

Bible in Basic English

They come back in the evening; they make a noise like a dog, and go round the town.

Darby Translation

They return in the evening; they howl like a dog, and go round about the city:

Julia Smith Translation

They will turn back at evening: they will make a noise as a dog, and they will surround the city.

King James 2000

They return at evening: they make a noise like a dog, and go round about the city.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They return at evening; they howl like dogs while they prowl [the] city.

Modern King James verseion

They return at evening; they make a noise like a dog, and go around the city.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let them go to and fro, and run about the city, howling like dogs.

NET Bible

They return in the evening; they growl like a dog and prowl around outside the city.

New Heart English Bible

They return at evening, howling like dogs, and prowl around the city.

The Emphasized Bible

They return at evening, They grow like a dog, And go round the city.

Webster

They return at evening: they make a noise like a dog, and go about the city.

World English Bible

They return at evening, howling like dogs, and prowl around the city.

Youngs Literal Translation

They turn back at evening, They make a noise like a dog, And go round about the city.

References

American

Easton

Dog

Fausets

Hastings

Dog

Morish

Dog

Smith

Dog

Watsons

Dog

Verse Info

Context Readings

God Our Stronghold

5 You, O Lord God of hosts, the God of Israel,
Awake to punish all the nations;
Do not be gracious to any who are treacherous in iniquity. Selah.
6 They return at evening, they howl like a dog,
And go around the city.
7 Behold, they belch forth with their mouth;
Swords are in their lips,
For, they say, “Who hears?”


Cross References

Psalm 59:14

They return at evening, they howl like a dog,
And go around the city.

1 Samuel 19:11

Then Saul sent messengers to David’s house to watch him, in order to put him to death in the morning. But Michal, David’s wife, told him, saying, “If you do not save your life tonight, tomorrow you will be put to death.”

Psalm 22:16

For dogs have surrounded me;
A band of evildoers has encompassed me;
They pierced my hands and my feet.

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