Psalm 103:16 {102:16}
Good News Translation
then the wind blows on it, and it is gone--no one sees it again.

Contemporary English Version
But a scorching wind blows, and they quickly wither to be forever forgotten.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For the spirit shall pass in him, and he shall not be: and he shall know his place no more.

New American Bible
A wind sweeps over it and it is gone; its place knows it no more.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

For the spirit shall pass in him, and he shall not be: and he shall know his place no more.

the wind

Job 27:20,21 Poverty like water shall take hold on him, a tempest shall oppress him in the night: . . .

Isaiah 40:7 The grass is withered, and the flower is fallen, because the spirit of the Lord hath blown upon it. Indeed the people is grass:

it is gone.

Job 7:6-10 My days have passed more swiftly than the web is cut by the weaver, and are consumed without any hope. . . .

Job 8:18,19 If one swallow him up out of his place, he shall deny him, and shall say: I know thee not. . . .

Job 20:9 The eyes that had seen him, shall see him no more, neither shall his place any more behold him.

Context
Bless the LORD, O My Soul
15Man's days are as grass, as the flower of the field so shall he flourish. 16For the spirit shall pass in him, and he shall not be: and he shall know his place no more.17But the mercy of the Lord is from eternity and unto eternity upon them that fear him: And his justice unto children's children,…
Cross References
Job 7:10
Nor shall he return any more into his house, neither shall his place know him any more

Job 8:18
If one swallow him up out of his place, he shall deny him, and shall say: I know thee not.

Job 20:9
The eyes that had seen him, shall see him no more, neither shall his place any more behold him.

Isaiah 40:7
The grass is withered, and the flower is fallen, because the spirit of the Lord hath blown upon it. Indeed the people is grass:

Additional Translations
when the wind has passed over, it vanishes, and its place remembers it no more.For the wind passes over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more.

For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; And the place thereof shall know it no more.

For the wind passes over it, and it shall not be; and it shall know its place no more.

For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone, and the place thereof knoweth it no more.

For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more.

For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and its place shall know it no more.

For the wind passes over it, and it is gone. Its place remembers it no more.

For a wind hath passed over it, and it is not, And its place doth not discern it any more.
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