Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

You crushed the heads of Leviathan;
You gave him as food for the creatures of the wilderness.

King James Version

Thou brakest the heads of leviathan in pieces, and gavest him to be meat to the people inhabiting the wilderness.

Holman Bible

You crushed the heads of Leviathan;
You fed him to the creatures of the desert.

International Standard Version

You crushed the heads of Leviathan. You set it as food for desert creatures.

A Conservative Version

Thou break the heads of leviathan in pieces. Thou gave him to be food to the people inhabiting the wilderness.

American Standard Version

Thou brakest the heads of leviathan in pieces; Thou gavest him to be food to the people inhabiting the wilderness.

Amplified


You crushed the heads of Leviathan (Egypt);
You gave him as food for the creatures of the wilderness.

Bible in Basic English

The heads of the great snake were crushed by you; you gave them as food to the fishes of the sea.

Darby Translation

Thou didst break in pieces the heads of leviathan, thou gavest him to be meat to those that people the desert.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou didst break the heads of the sea monster, thou wilt give him for food to the people, to the inhabitants of the desert

King James 2000

You broke the heads of leviathan in pieces, and gave him to be food to the people inhabiting the wilderness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You crushed the heads of Leviathan; you gave him [as] food to [the] desert dwelling creatures.

Modern King James verseion

You cracked open the heads of leviathan, and gave him to be food to the people living in the wilderness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou smitest the heads of Leviathan in pieces, and givest him to be meat for the people in the wilderness.

NET Bible

You crushed the heads of Leviathan; you fed him to the people who live along the coast.

New Heart English Bible

You broke the heads of Leviathan in pieces. You gave him as food to people and desert creatures.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou, didst crush the heads of the Sea-Monster, Thou didst give him to be food, for the people of the deserts;

Webster

Thou didst break the head of leviathan in pieces, and didst give him to be food to the people inhabiting the wilderness.

World English Bible

You broke the heads of Leviathan in pieces. You gave him as food to people and desert creatures.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou hast broken the heads of leviathan, Thou makest him food, For the people of the dry places.

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Psalm 74:14

References

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Images Psalm 74:14

Context Readings

Prayer For Israel

13 Thou didst divide the sea by thy strength; thou didst break the heads of the dragons in the waters. 14 You crushed the heads of Leviathan;
You gave him as food for the creatures of the wilderness.
15 Thou didst cleave the fountain and the river; thou didst dry up mighty rivers.


Cross References

Isaiah 27:1

In that day the LORD with his sore and great and strong sword shall visit punishment upon leviathan the fleeing serpent, and upon leviathan that serpent of double vision; and he shall slay the dragon that is in the sea.

Psalm 72:9

Those that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him, and his enemies shall lick the dust.

Exodus 12:35-36

And the sons of Israel did according to the word of Moses; and they asked the Egyptians for vessels of silver, and vessels of gold, and clothing.

Exodus 14:30

Thus the LORD saved Israel that day out of the hand of the Egyptians; and Israel saw the Egyptians dead upon the sea shore.

Numbers 14:9

Therefore, do not be rebels against the LORD, neither fear ye the people of the land, for they are our bread; their defence is departed from them, and the LORD is with us; do not fear them.

Job 3:8

Let them curse it that curse the day, who are ready to raise up their mourning.

Job 41:1-34

Canst thou draw out leviathan with a hook or with the cord which thou lettest down on his tongue?

Psalm 104:25-26

So is this great and wide sea, wherein are innumerable creeping things, both small and great beasts.

Revelation 20:2

And he laid hold on the dragon, the serpent of old, which is the Devil and Satan and bound him a thousand years

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