Psalms 73:6

“Therefore pride compasseth them about as a chain; violence covereth them as a garment.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore pride is their necklace; The garment of violence covers them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore pride is as a chain about their neck; Violence covereth them as a garment.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For this reason pride is round them like a chain; they are clothed with violent behaviour as with a robe.
- Basic English Bible

Therefore pride encompasseth them as a neck-chain, violence covereth them [as] a garment;
- Darby Bible

Therefore pride encompasseth them as a chain; violence covereth them as a garment.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore pride is like a chain around their neck. Violence covers them like a garment.
- World English Bible

Therefore hath pride encircled them, Violence covereth them as a dress.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Therefore pride is as a chain about their neck; violence covereth them as a garment.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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