Psalms 55:11

“Wickedness is in the midst thereof: deceit and guile depart not from her streets.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Wickednesse is in the midst thereof: deceite and guile depart not from her streets.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Destruction is in her midst; Oppression and deceit do not depart from her streets.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wickedness is in the midst thereof: Oppression and guile depart not from its streets.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Evil is there; cruel rule and deceit are ever in the streets.
- Basic English Bible

Perversities are in the midst thereof; and oppression and deceit depart not from its streets.
- Darby Bible

Wickedness is in the midst of it: deceit and guile depart not from her streets.
- Webster's Bible

Destructive forces are within her. Threats and lies don't depart from her streets.
- World English Bible

Mischiefs [are] in its midst. Fraud and deceit depart not from its street.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(55:12) Wickedness is in the midst thereof; oppression and guile depart not from her broad place.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 55:11


55:11 Streets - The places of buying and selling, and of public commerce.


Discussion for Psalms 55:11

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