Job 19:2
New International Version
“How long will you torment me and crush me with words?

New Living Translation
“How long will you torture me? How long will you try to crush me with your words?

English Standard Version
“How long will you torment me and break me in pieces with words?

Berean Study Bible
“How long will you torment me and crush me with your words?

King James Bible
How long will ye vex my soul, and break me in pieces with words?

New King James Version
“How long will you torment my soul, And break me in pieces with words?

New American Standard Bible
“How long will you torment me And crush me with words?

NASB 1995
“How long will you torment me And crush me with words?

NASB 1977
“How long will you torment me, And crush me with words?

Amplified Bible
“How long will you torment and exasperate me And crush me with words?

Christian Standard Bible
How long will you torment me and crush me with words?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
How long will you torment me and crush me with words?

American Standard Version
How long will ye vex my soul, And break me in pieces with words?

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
“How long will you grieve my soul and afflict me with words?

Brenton Septuagint Translation
How long will ye vex my soul, and destroy me with words? only know that the Lord has dealt with me thus.

Contemporary English Version
How long will you torture me with your words?

Douay-Rheims Bible
How long do you afflict my soul, and break me in pieces with words?

English Revised Version
How long will ye vex my soul and break me in pieces with words?

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"How long will you torment me and depress me with words?

International Standard Version
"How long do you intend to keep torturing me and trying to break me by what you're saying?

JPS Tanakh 1917
How long will ye vex my soul, And crush me with words?

Literal Standard Version
“Until when do you afflict my soul, And bruise me with words?

NET Bible
"How long will you torment me and crush me with your words?

New Heart English Bible
"How long will you torment me, and crush me with words?

World English Bible
"How long will you torment me, and crush me with words?

Young's Literal Translation
Till when do ye afflict my soul, And bruise me with words?

Additional Translations ...
Context
Job: My Redeemer Lives
1Then Job answered: 2“How long will you torment me and crush me with your words? 3Ten times now you have reproached me; you shamelessly mistreat me.…

Cross References
Job 19:1
Then Job answered:

Job 19:3
Ten times now you have reproached me; you shamelessly mistreat me.


Treasury of Scripture

How long will you vex my soul, and break me in pieces with words?

How long

Job 8:2
How long wilt thou speak these things? and how long shall the words of thy mouth be like a strong wind?

Job 18:2
How long will it be ere ye make an end of words? mark, and afterwards we will speak.

Psalm 13:1
To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. How long wilt thou forget me, O LORD? for ever? how long wilt thou hide thy face from me?

vex

Job 27:2
As God liveth, who hath taken away my judgment; and the Almighty, who hath vexed my soul;

Judges 16:16
And it came to pass, when she pressed him daily with her words, and urged him, so that his soul was vexed unto death;

Psalm 6:2,3
Have mercy upon me, O LORD; for I am weak: O LORD, heal me; for my bones are vexed…

break me

Psalm 55:21
The words of his mouth were smoother than butter, but war was in his heart: his words were softer than oil, yet were they drawn swords.

Psalm 59:7
Behold, they belch out with their mouth: swords are in their lips: for who, say they, doth hear?

Psalm 64:3
Who whet their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words:









XIX.

(2) How long?--Job begins as Bildad himself had begun in both cases. His last speech had been so offensive and unfeeling that Job may well ask "How long will ye vex my soul, and break me in pieces with words?" Moreover, Bildad had infused a kind of personal malice into his charges, which Job felt most keenly, so that he is constrained to ask, "If indeed I have erred, doth not my error remain with myself? I alone suffer for it, and ye do not even sympathise or suffer with me."



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
“How long
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

will you torment
תּוֹגְי֣וּן (tō·wḡ·yūn)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - second person masculine plural | Paragogic nun
Strong's 3013: To grieve

me
נַפְשִׁ֑י (nap̄·šî)
Noun - feminine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's 5315: A soul, living being, life, self, person, desire, passion, appetite, emotion

and crush me
וּֽתְדַכְּאוּנַ֥נִי (ū·ṯə·ḏak·kə·’ū·na·nî)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Piel - Conjunctive imperfect - second person masculine plural | first person common singular, Paragogic nun
Strong's 1792: To crumble, to bruise

with words?
בְמִלִּֽים׃ (ḇə·mil·lîm)
Preposition-b | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 4405: A word, a discourse, a topic


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