Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

As a dream from awakening, O Lord, In awaking, their image Thou despisest.

New American Standard Bible

Like a dream when one awakes,
O Lord, when aroused, You will despise their form.

King James Version

As a dream when one awaketh; so, O Lord, when thou awakest, thou shalt despise their image.

Holman Bible

Like one waking from a dream,
Lord, when arising, You will despise their image.

International Standard Version

Like a dream when one awakens, Lord, you will despise their image when you arise.

A Conservative Version

As a dream from awakening, O LORD, when thou waken, thou will despise their form.

American Standard Version

As a dream when one awaketh, So, O Lord, when thou awakest, thou wilt despise their image.

Amplified


Like a dream [which seems real] until one awakens,
O Lord, when stirred, [You observe the wicked], You will despise their image.

Bible in Basic English

As a dream when one is awake, they are ended; they are like an image gone out of mind when sleep is over.

Darby Translation

As a dream, when one awaketh, wilt thou, Lord, on arising despise their image.

Julia Smith Translation

As a dream of him awaking, O Jehovah, in awaking thou wilt despise their image.

King James 2000

As a dream when one awakes; so, O Lord, when you awake, you shall despise their image.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Like a dream upon awakening, when [you] wake up, O Lord, you will despise their fleeting form.

Modern King James verseion

like a dream when one awakens; so, O Jehovah, when You awake, You shall despise their image.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yea, even like as a dream when one awaketh, so makest thou their image to vanish out of the city.

NET Bible

They are like a dream after one wakes up. O Lord, when you awake you will despise them.

New Heart English Bible

As a dream when one wakes up, so, Lord, when you awake, you will despise their fantasies.

The Emphasized Bible

As the dream of him that waketh, O my Lord! when rousing thyself up, their shadowy being, wilt thou despise.

Webster

As a dream when one awaketh; so, O Lord, when thou awakest, thou wilt despise their image.

World English Bible

As a dream when one wakes up, so, Lord, when you awake, you will despise their fantasies.

References

American

Context Readings

God's Ways Vindicated

19 How have they become a desolation as in a moment, They have been ended -- consumed from terrors. 20 As a dream from awakening, O Lord, In awaking, their image Thou despisest. 21 For my heart doth show itself violent, And my reins prick themselves,


Cross References

Job 20:8

As a dream he fleeth, and they find him not, And he is driven away as a vision of the night,

Psalm 78:65

And the Lord waketh as a sleeper, As a mighty one crying aloud from wine.

Psalm 7:6

Rise, O Jehovah, in Thine anger, Be lifted up at the wrath of mine adversaries, And awake Thou for me: Judgment Thou hast commanded:

Psalm 39:6

Only, in an image doth each walk habitually, Only, in vain, they are disquieted, He heapeth up and knoweth not who gathereth them.

Psalm 90:5

Thou hast inundated them, they are asleep, In the morning as grass he changeth.

Isaiah 29:7-8

And as a dream, a vision of night, hath been The multitude of all the nations Who are warring against Ariel, And all its warriors, and its bulwark, Even of those distressing her.

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