New International Version
Nothing is left for him to devour; his prosperity will not endure.
King James Bible
There shall none of his meat be left; therefore shall no man look for his goods.
Darby Bible Translation
Nothing escaped his greediness; therefore his prosperity shall not endure.
World English Bible
There was nothing left that he didn't devour, therefore his prosperity shall not endure.
Young's Literal Translation
There is not a remnant to his food, Therefore his good doth not stay.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
There shall none of his meat be left - Coverdale translates thus: He devoured so gredily, that he left nothinge behynde, therefore his goodes shal not prospere. He shall be stripped of every thing.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
none of his meat be left. or, be none left for his meat
LibraryJune 9 Evening
The triumphing of the wicked is short.--JOB 20:5. Thou shalt bruise his heel.--This is your hour, and the power of darkness.--As the children are partakers of flesh and blood he also himself likewise took part of the same; that through death he might destroy him that had the power of death, that is, the devil.--Having spoiled principalities and powers, he made a shew of them openly, triumphing over them in it. Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
Terrifying sounds fill his ears; when all seems well, marauders attack him.
He will no longer be rich and his wealth will not endure, nor will his possessions spread over the land.
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