Psalms 140:9

As for the head of those that compass me about, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 140:9

As for the head of those that compasse me about: let the mischiefe of their owne lips couer them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"As for the head of those who surround me, May the mischief of their lips cover them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

As for the head of those that compass me about, Let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

As for those who come round me, let their heads be covered by the evil of their lips.
- Basic English Bible

[As for] the head of those that encompass me, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
- Darby Bible

As for the head of those that encompass me, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
- Webster's Bible

As for the head of those who surround me, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
- World English Bible

The chief of my surrounders, The perverseness of their lips covereth them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(140:10) As for the head of those that compass me about, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 140:9

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 140:9


140:9 Mischief - The mischief which they design against me, shall fall upon themselves.


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