Job 9:26
Modern Translations
New International Version
They skim past like boats of papyrus, like eagles swooping down on their prey.

New Living Translation
It disappears like a swift papyrus boat, like an eagle swooping down on its prey.

English Standard Version
They go by like skiffs of reed, like an eagle swooping on the prey.

Berean Study Bible
They sweep by like boats of papyrus, like an eagle swooping down on its prey.

New American Standard Bible
“They slip by like reed boats, Like an eagle that swoops on its prey.

NASB 1995
"They slip by like reed boats, Like an eagle that swoops on its prey.

NASB 1977
“They slip by like reed boats, Like an eagle that swoops on its prey.

Amplified Bible
“They pass by like the [swift] boats made of reeds, Like an eagle that swoops down on its prey.

Christian Standard Bible
They sweep by like boats made of papyrus, like an eagle swooping down on its prey.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They sweep by like boats made of papyrus, like an eagle swooping down on its prey.

Contemporary English Version
Each day passes swifter than a sailing ship or an eagle swooping down.

Good News Translation
My life passes like the swiftest boat, as fast as an eagle swooping down on a rabbit.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They pass by quickly like boats made from reeds, like an eagle swooping down on its prey.

International Standard Version
They pass by like a ship made of reeds, like an eagle swooping down on its prey.

NET Bible
They glide by like reed boats, like an eagle that swoops down on its prey.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
They are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that hasteth to the prey.

New King James Version
They pass by like swift ships, Like an eagle swooping on its prey.

King James 2000 Bible
They are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that hastens to the prey.

New Heart English Bible
They have passed away as the swift ships, as the eagle that swoops on the prey.

World English Bible
They have passed away as the swift ships, as the eagle that swoops on the prey.

American King James Version
They are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that hastens to the prey.

American Standard Version
They are passed away as the swift ships; As the eagle that swoopeth on the prey.

A Faithful Version
They have passed away like the swift ships; like the eagle who swoops on the prey.

Darby Bible Translation
They pass by like skiffs of reed; as an eagle that swoops upon the prey.

English Revised Version
They are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that swoopeth on the prey.

Webster's Bible Translation
They are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that hasteth to the prey.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
They are passed as with the most swift ships, and as the eagle that flyeth to the pray.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
They are passed away as the shippes that be good vnder sayle, & as the eagle that fleeth to the pray.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
They are passed awaye, as the shippes that be good vnder sale, and as the Aegle that haisteth to the pray.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
They have passed on with ships of reed, "" As an eagle darts on food.

Young's Literal Translation
They have passed on with ships of reed, As an eagle darteth on food.

Smith's Literal Translation
They glided along with the ships of desire: as the eagle will pounce upon food.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
They have passed by as ships carrying fruits, as an eagle flying to the prey.

Catholic Public Domain Version
They have passed by like ships carrying fruits, just like an eagle flying to food.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
They have passed by with the many ships of an enemy like an eagle that flies upon its food

Lamsa Bible
They are passed away like ships of the enemy; like the eagle that swoops on the prey.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
They are passed away as the swift ships; As the vulture that swoopeth on the prey.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Or again, is there a trace of their path left by ships? or is there one of the flying eagle as it seeks its prey?









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