Jonah 2:5
Good News Translation
The water came over me and choked me; the sea covered me completely, and seaweed wrapped around my head.

Contemporary English Version
I was almost drowned by the swirling waters that surrounded me. Seaweed had wrapped around my head.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And I said: I am cast away out of the sight of thy eyes: but yet I shall see the holy temple again.

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And I said: I am cast away out of the sight of thy eyes: but yet I shall see the holy temple again.

Psalm 40:2 And he heard my prayers, and brought me out of the pit of misery and the mire of dregs. And he set my feet upon a rock, and directed my steps.

Psalm 69:1,2 Unto the end, for them that shall be changed; for David. [2] Save me, O God: for the waters are come in even unto my soul. . . .

Lamentations 3:54 Sade. Waters have flowed over my head: I said: I am cut off.

Context
Jonah's Prayer
4And thou hast cast me forth into the deep, in the heart of the sea, and a flood hast compassed me: all thy billows, and thy waves have passed over me. 5And I said: I am cast away out of the sight of thy eyes: but yet I shall see the holy temple again.6The waters compassed me about even to the soul: the deep hath closed me round about, the sea hath covered my head.…
Cross References
Luke 21:20
And when you shall see Jerusalem compassed about with an army, then know that the desolation thereof is at hand.

Psalm 69:1
Unto the end, for them that shall be changed; for David. [2] Save me, O God: for the waters are come in even unto my soul.

Psalm 69:2
I stick fast in the mire of the deep and there is no sure standing. I am come into the depth of the sea, and a tempest hath overwhelmed me.

Lamentations 3:54
Sade. Waters have flowed over my head: I said: I am cut off.

Additional Translations
The waters engulfed me up to the neck; the watery depths overcame me; the seaweed wrapped around my head.The waters compassed me about, even to the soul: the depth closed me round about, the weeds were wrapped about my head.

The waters compassed me about, even to the soul; The deep was round about me; The weeds were wrapped about my head.

Water was poured around me to the soul: the lowest deep compassed me, my head went down

The waters encompassed me, to the soul: The deep was round about me, The weeds were wrapped about my head.

The waters compassed me about, even to the soul; the deep was round about me; the weeds were wrapped about my head.

The waters encompassed me, even to the soul: the depth inclosed me on every side, the weeds were wrapped about my head.

The waters surrounded me, even to the soul. The deep was around me. The weeds were wrapped around my head.

Compassed me have waters unto the soul, The deep doth compass me, The weed is bound to my head.
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