Psalms 102:6

“I am like a pelican of the wilderness: I am like an owl of the desert.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I am like a Pelican of the wildernes: I am like an owle of the desert.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I resemble a pelican of the wilderness; I have become like an owl of the waste places.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I am like a pelican of the wilderness; I am become as an owl of the waste places.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I am like a bird living by itself in the waste places; like the night-bird in a waste of sand.
- Basic English Bible

I am become like the pelican of the wilderness, I am as an owl in desolate places;
- Darby Bible

I am like a pelican of the wilderness: I am like an owl of the desert.
- Webster's Bible

I am like a pelican of the wilderness. I have become as an owl of the waste places.
- World English Bible

I have been like to a pelican of the wilderness, I have been as an owl of the dry places.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(102:7) I am like a pelican of the wilderness; I am become as an owl of the waste places.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 102:6


102:6 A pelican - Is a solitary and mournful bird.


Discussion for Psalms 102:6

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