Psalms 69:12

“They that sit in the gate speak against me; and I was the song of the drunkards.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They that sit in the gate, speake against mee; and I was the song of the drunkards.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Those who sit in the gate talk about me, And I {am} the song of the drunkards.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They that sit in the gate talk of me; And `I am' the song of the drunkards.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I am a cause of wonder to those in authority; a song to those who are given to strong drink.
- Basic English Bible

They that sit in the gate talk of me, and [I am] the song of the drunkards.
- Darby Bible

They that sit in the gate speak against me; and I was the song of the drunkards.
- Webster's Bible

Those who sit in the gate talk about me. I am the song of the drunkards.
- World English Bible

Those sitting at the gate meditate concerning me, And those drinking strong drink, Play on instruments.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(69:13) They that sit in the gate talk of me; and I am the song of the drunkards.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 69:12


69:12 That sit - Vain and idle persons, that spend their time in the gates and markets.


Discussion for Psalms 69:12

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