Psalm 55:13
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New International Version
But it is you, a man like myself, my companion, my close friend,

New Living Translation
Instead, it is you--my equal, my companion and close friend.

English Standard Version
But it is you, a man, my equal, my companion, my familiar friend.

New American Standard Bible
But it is you, a man my equal, My companion and my familiar friend;

King James Bible
But it was thou, a man mine equal, my guide, and mine acquaintance.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But it is you, a man who is my peer, my companion and good friend!

International Standard Version
but it is you— a man whom I treated as my equal— my personal confidant, my close friend!

NET Bible
But it is you, a man like me, my close friend in whom I confided.

New Heart English Bible
But it was you, a man like me, my companion, and my familiar friend.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
For it is you, a man like me, my neighbor and my friend.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
But it is you, my equal, my best friend, one I knew so well!

JPS Tanakh 1917
But it was thou, a man mine equal, My companion, and my familiar friend;

New American Standard 1977
But it is you, a man my equal,
            My companion and my familiar friend.

Jubilee Bible 2000
But it was thou, who in my estimation was, my lord, and of my own family.

King James 2000 Bible
But it was you, a man my equal, my guide, and my close friend.

American King James Version
But it was you, a man my equal, my guide, and my acquaintance.

American Standard Version
But it was thou, a man mine equal, My companion, and my familiar friend.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But thou a man of one mind, my guide, and my familiar,

Darby Bible Translation
But it was thou, a man mine equal, mine intimate, my familiar friend. ...

English Revised Version
But it was thou, a man mine equal, my companion, and my familiar friend.

Webster's Bible Translation
But it was thou, a man my equal, my guide, and my acquaintance.

World English Bible
But it was you, a man like me, my companion, and my familiar friend.

Young's Literal Translation
But thou, a man -- as mine equal, My familiar friend, and mine acquaintance.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
55:9-15 No wickedness so distresses the believer, as that which he witnesses in those who profess to be of the church of God. Let us not be surprised at the corruptions and disorders of the church on earth, but long to see the New Jerusalem. He complains of one that had been very industrious against him. God often destroys the enemies of the church by dividing them. And an interest divided against itself cannot long stand. The true Christian must expect trials from professed friends, from those with whom he has been united; this will be very painful; but by looking unto Jesus we shall be enabled to bear it. Christ was betrayed by a companion, a disciple, an apostle, who resembled Ahithophel in his crimes and doom. Both were speedily overtaken by Divine vengeance. And this prayer is a prophecy of the utter, the everlasting ruin, of all who oppose and rebel against the Messiah.
Study Bible
Cast Your Cares on the Lord
12For it is not an enemy who reproaches me, Then I could bear it; Nor is it one who hates me who has exalted himself against me, Then I could hide myself from him. 13But it is you, a man my equal, My companion and my familiar friend; 14We who had sweet fellowship together Walked in the house of God in the throng.…
Cross References
2 Samuel 15:12
And Absalom sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, David's counselor, from his city Giloh, while he was offering the sacrifices. And the conspiracy was strong, for the people increased continually with Absalom.

Job 19:5
"If indeed you vaunt yourselves against me And prove my disgrace to me,

Job 19:14
"My relatives have failed, And my intimate friends have forgotten me.

Job 19:19
"All my associates abhor me, And those I love have turned against me.

Psalm 41:9
Even my close friend in whom I trusted, Who ate my bread, Has lifted up his heel against me.
Treasury of Scripture

But it was you, a man my equal, my guide, and my acquaintance.

a man mine equal [heb.] a man according to my rank, my guide

2 Samuel 15:12 And Absalom sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, David's counselor, …

2 Samuel 16:23 And the counsel of Ahithophel, which he counceled in those days, …

Jeremiah 9:4 Take you heed every one of his neighbor, and trust you not in any …

Micah 7:5 Trust you not in a friend, put you not confidence in a guide: keep …

mine acquaintance

John 19:13 When Pilate therefore heard that saying, he brought Jesus forth…

Matthew 26:47-50 And while he yet spoke, see, Judas, one of the twelve, came, and …

Mark 14:44,45 And he that betrayed him had given them a token, saying, Whomsoever …

Luke 22:21,47,48 But, behold, the hand of him that betrays me is with me on the table…

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