Psalms 22:12

“Many bulls have compassed me: strong bulls of Bashan have beset me round.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Many bulles haue compassed me: strong bulles of Bashan haue beset me round.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Many bulls have surrounded me; Strong {bulls} of Bashan have encircled me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Many bulls have compassed me; Strong bulls of Bashan have beset me round.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A great herd of oxen is round me: I am shut in by the strong oxen of Bashan.
- Basic English Bible

Many bulls have encompassed me; Bashan's strong ones have beset me round.
- Darby Bible

Many bulls have compassed me: strong bulls of Bashan have beset me round.
- Webster's Bible

Many bulls have surrounded me. Strong bulls of Bashan have encircled me.
- World English Bible

Many bulls have surrounded me, Mighty ones of Bashan have compassed me,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(22:13) Many bulls have encompassed me; strong bulls of Bashan have beset me round.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 22:12


22:12 Bulls - Wicked and violent, and potent enemies; for such are so called, #Ezek 39:18 Amos 4:1|. Of Bashan - As the cattle there bred were, and therefore fierce and furious.


Discussion for Psalms 22:12

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