Psalms 90:5

“Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: in the morning they are like grass which groweth up.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou carriest them away as with a flood, they are as a sleepe: in the morning they are like grasse which groweth vp.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You have swept them away like a flood, they fall asleep; In the morning they are like grass which sprouts anew.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: In the morning they are like grass which groweth up.
- American Standard Version (1901)

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- Basic English Bible

Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are [as] a sleep: in the morning they are like grass [that] groweth up:
- Darby Bible

Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep; in the morning they are like grass which groweth.
- Webster's Bible

You sweep them away as they sleep. In the morning they sprout like new grass.
- World English Bible

Thou hast inundated them, they are asleep, In the morning as grass he changeth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep; in the morning they are like grass which groweth up.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 90:5


90:5 Them - Mankind. Away - Universally, without exception or distinction. A sleep - Short and vain, as sleep is, and not minded 'till it be past.


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