|New International Version (© 2011)|
those whose teeth are swords and whose jaws are set with knives to devour the poor from the earth and the needy from among mankind.
King James Bible
There is a generation, whose teeth are as swords, and their jaw teeth as knives, to devour the poor from off the earth, and the needy from among men.
American Standard Version
There is a generation whose teeth are as'swords, and their jaw teeth as knives, To devour the poor from off the earth, and the needy from among men.
Young's Literal Translation
A generation -- swords are their teeth, And knives -- their jaw-teeth, To consume the poor from earth, And the needy from among men.
Proverbs 30:14 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The fourth, The greedy, cruel, and oppressive, and, especially, oppressive to the poor.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Proverbs 12:18 There is that speaks like the piercings of a sword: but the tongue of the wise is health.
Job 29:17 And I broke the jaws of the wicked, and plucked the spoil out of his teeth.
Psalm 3:7 Arise, O LORD; save me, O my God: for you have smitten all my enemies on the cheek bone; you have broken the teeth of the ungodly.
Psalm 52:2 The tongue devises mischiefs; like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
Psalm 57:4 My soul is among lions: and I lie even among them that are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows...
Psalm 58:6 Break their teeth, O God, in their mouth: break out the great teeth of the young lions, O LORD.
Daniel 7:5-7 And behold another beast, a second, like to a bear, and it raised up itself on one side...
Revelation 9:8 And they had hair as the hair of women, and their teeth were as the teeth of lions.
Proverbs 22:16 He that oppresses the poor to increase his riches, and he that gives to the rich, shall surely come to want.
Proverbs 28:3 A poor man that oppresses the poor is like a sweeping rain which leaves no food.
Psalm 10:8,9 He sits in the lurking places of the villages: in the secret places does he murder the innocent...
Psalm 12:5 For the oppression of the poor, for the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, said the LORD...
Psalm 14:4 Have all the workers of iniquity no knowledge? who eat up my people as they eat bread, and call not on the LORD.
Ecclesiastes 4:1 So I returned, and considered all the oppressions that are done under the sun: and behold the tears of such as were oppressed...
Isaiah 32:7 The instruments also of the churl are evil: he devises wicked devices to destroy the poor with lying words...
Amos 2:7 That pant after the dust of the earth on the head of the poor, and turn aside the way of the meek...
Amos 4:1 Hear this word, you cows of Bashan, that are in the mountain of Samaria, which oppress the poor, which crush the needy...
Amos 8:4 Hear this, O you that swallow up the needy, even to make the poor of the land to fail,
Micah 2:1,2 Woe to them that devise iniquity, and work evil on their beds! when the morning is light, they practice it...
Micah 3:1-5 And I said, Hear, I pray you, O heads of Jacob, and you princes of the house of Israel; Is it not for you to know judgment...
Habakkuk 3:14 You did strike through with his staves the head of his villages: they came out as a whirlwind to scatter me...
Zephaniah 3:3 Her princes within her are roaring lions; her judges are evening wolves; they gnaw not the bones till the morrow.
Matthew 23:14 Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for you devour widows' houses, and for a pretense make long prayer...
James 5:1-4 Go to now, you rich men, weep and howl for your miseries that shall come on you...
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Job 29:17 I broke the fangs of the wicked and snatched the victims from their teeth.
Psalm 14:4 Do all these evildoers know nothing? They devour my people as though eating bread; they never call on the LORD.
Psalm 57:4 I am in the midst of lions; I am forced to dwell among ravenous beasts-- men whose teeth are spears and arrows, whose tongues are sharp swords.
Psalm 124:6 Praise be to the LORD, who has not let us be torn by their teeth.
Proverbs 30:15 "The leech has two daughters. 'Give! Give!' they cry. "There are three things that are never satisfied, four that never say, 'Enough!':
Isaiah 3:14 The LORD enters into judgment against the elders and leaders of his people: "It is you who have ruined my vineyard; the plunder from the poor is in your houses.
Amos 8:4 Hear this, you who trample the needy and do away with the poor of the land,