Job 9:18

“He will not suffer me to take my breath, but filleth me with bitterness.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Hee will not suffer me to take my breath, but filleth me with bitternesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"He will not allow me to get my breath, But saturates me with bitterness.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He will not suffer me to take my breath, But filleth me with bitterness.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He would not let me take my breath, but I would be full of bitter grief.
- Basic English Bible

He suffereth me not to take my breath, for he filleth me with bitternesses.
- Darby Bible

He will not suffer me to take my breath, but filleth me with bitterness.
- Webster's Bible

He will not allow me to catch my breath, but fills me with bitterness.
- World English Bible

He permitteth me not to refresh my spirit, But filleth me with bitter things.
- Youngs Literal Bible

That would not suffer me to take my breath, but fill me with bitterness.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 9:18


9:18 Breath - My pains are continual, and I have not so much as a breathing time free from them.


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