Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Let them be put to shame and consumed that are adversaries to my soul; Let them be covered with reproach and dishonor that seek my hurt.

New American Standard Bible

Let those who are adversaries of my soul be ashamed and consumed;
Let them be covered with reproach and dishonor, who seek to injure me.

King James Version

Let them be confounded and consumed that are adversaries to my soul; let them be covered with reproach and dishonour that seek my hurt.

Holman Bible

May my adversaries be disgraced and destroyed;
may those who seek my harm
be covered with disgrace and humiliation.

International Standard Version

Let my adversaries be ashamed and consumed; let those who seek my destruction be covered with scorn and disgrace.

A Conservative Version

Let them be put to shame [and] consumed who are adversaries to my soul. Let them be covered with reproach and dishonor who seek my hurt.

Amplified


Let those who attack my life be ashamed and consumed;
Let them be covered with reproach and dishonor, who seek to injure me.

Bible in Basic English

Let those who say evil against my soul be overcome and put to shame; let my haters be made low and have no honour.

Darby Translation

Let them be ashamed, let them be consumed, that are adversaries to my soul; let them be covered with reproach and dishonour that seek my hurt.

Julia Smith Translation

They lying in wait for my soul shall be ashamed; they shall be finished; they seeking my evil shall be covered with reproach and shame.

King James 2000

Let them be confounded and consumed that are adversaries to my soul; let them be covered with reproach and dishonor that seek my hurt.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Let them be ashamed; let them perish who are {my adversaries}. Let [them] wrap themselves with scorn and disgrace who seek my harm.

Modern King James verseion

Let them be ashamed; let those who are enemies of my soul be consumed; let them be covered with reproach and dishonor, those who seek my hurt.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let them be confounded and perish that are against my soul; let them be covered with shame and dishonour, that seek to do me evil.

NET Bible

May my accusers be humiliated and defeated! May those who want to harm me be covered with scorn and disgrace!

New Heart English Bible

Let my accusers be disappointed and consumed. Let them be covered with disgrace and scorn who want to harm me.

The Emphasized Bible

Let them be ashamed - be consumed, Who are assailing my life, - Let them be covered with reproach and confusion, Who are seeking my hurt.

Webster

Let them be confounded and consumed that are adversaries to my soul; let them be covered with reproach and dishonor that seek my hurt.

World English Bible

Let my accusers be disappointed and consumed. Let them be covered with disgrace and scorn who want to harm me.

Youngs Literal Translation

They are ashamed, they are consumed, Who are opposing my soul, They are covered with reproach and blushing, Who are seeking my evil,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּוּשׁ 
Buwsh 
Usage: 119

שׂטן 
Satan 
Usage: 6

to my soul
נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

עטה 
`atah 
Usage: 17

with reproach
חרפּה 
Cherpah 
Usage: 73

and dishonour
כּלמּה 
K@limmah 
Usage: 30

Context Readings

A Prayer To God The Rock Of Refuge

12 O God, be not far from me; O my God, make haste to help me. 13 Let them be put to shame and consumed that are adversaries to my soul; Let them be covered with reproach and dishonor that seek my hurt. 14 But I will hope continually, And will praise thee yet more and more.


Cross References

Psalm 35:4

Let them be put to shame and brought to dishonor that seek after my soul: Let them be turned back and confounded that devise my hurt.

Psalm 35:26

Let them be put to shame and confounded together that rejoice at my hurt: Let them be clothed with shame and dishonor that magnify themselves against me.

Psalm 71:24

My tongue also shall talk of thy righteousness all the day long; For they are put to shame, for they are confounded, that seek my hurt.

Psalm 109:29

Let mine adversaries be clothed with dishonor, And let them cover themselves with their own shame as with a robe.

Esther 9:2

the Jews gathered themselves together in their cities throughout all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus, to lay hand on such as sought their hurt: and no man could withstand them; for the fear of them was fallen upon all the peoples.

Psalm 6:10

All mine enemies shall be put to shame and sore troubled: They shall turn back, they shall be put to shame suddenly.

Psalm 40:14-15

Let them be put to shame and confounded together That seek after my soul to destroy it: Let them be turned backward and brought to dishonor That delight in my hurt.

Psalm 132:18

His enemies will I clothe with shame; But upon himself shall his crown flourish.

Isaiah 41:11

Behold, all they that are incensed against thee shall be put to shame and confounded: they that strive with thee shall be as nothing, and shall perish.

Jeremiah 20:11

But Jehovah is with me as a mighty one and a terrible: therefore my persecutors shall stumble, and they shall not prevail; they shall be utterly put to shame, because they have not dealt wisely, even with an everlasting dishonor which shall never be forgotten.

1 Peter 5:5

Likewise, ye younger, be subject unto the elder. Yea, all of you gird yourselves with humility, to serve one another: for God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble.

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