Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

You have distanced loved one and neighbor from me; darkness is my [only] friend.

New American Standard Bible

You have removed lover and friend far from me; My acquaintances are in darkness.

King James Version

Lover and friend hast thou put far from me, and mine acquaintance into darkness.

International Standard Version

You caused my friend and neighbor to shun me; and my acquaintances are confused. An instruction. By Ethan, the Ezrahite

A Conservative Version

Thou have put beloved and friend far from me, and my acquaintances into darkness.

American Standard Version

Lover and friend hast thou put far from me, And mine acquaintance into darkness.

Amplified

Lover and friend have You put far from me; my familiar friends are darkness and the grave.

Bible in Basic English

You have sent my friends and lovers far from me; I am gone from the memory of those who are dear to me.

Darby Translation

Lover and associate hast thou put far from me: my familiar friends are darkness.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Thou hast put lover and friend far from me, and placed my acquaintances into darkness.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou didst remove far from me lover and friend, mine acquaintance into darkness.

King James 2000

Lover and friend have you put far from me, and my acquaintance into darkness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You have removed loved one and friend far from me, my acquaintances [far from my] darkness.

Modern King James verseion

You have taken lover and friend far from me, and those who know me into darkness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My lovers and friends hast thou put away from me, and hid mine acquaintance out of my sight.

NET Bible

You cause my friends and neighbors to keep their distance; those who know me leave me alone in the darkness.

New Heart English Bible

You have put lover and friend far from me, and my friends into darkness.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou hast far removed from me, lover and friend, Mine acquaintances, are in darkness.

Webster

Lover and friend hast thou put far from me, and my acquaintance into darkness.

World English Bible

You have put lover and friend far from me, and my friends into darkness. A contemplation by Ethan, the Ezrahite.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou hast put far from me lover and friend, Mine acquaintance is the place of darkness!

Verse Info

Context Readings

A Cry Of Desperation

17 They surround me like water all day long; they close in on me from every side. 18 You have distanced loved one and neighbor from me; darkness is my [only] friend.


Cross References

Psalm 38:11

My loved ones and friends stand back from my affliction, and my relatives stand at a distance.

Psalm 88:8

You have distanced my friends from me; You have made me repulsive to them. I am shut in and cannot go out.

Psalm 31:11

I am ridiculed by all my adversaries and even by my neighbors. I am an object of dread to my acquaintances; those who see me in the street run from me.

Job 19:12-15

His troops advance together; they construct a ramp against me and camp around my tent.

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