Job 10:19
Good News Translation
To go from the womb straight to the grave would have been as good as never existing.

Contemporary English Version
and been carried to the grave without ever breathing.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I should have been as if I had not been, carried from the womb to the grave.

New American Bible
I should be as though I had never lived; I should have been taken from the womb to the grave.

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I should have been as if I had not been, carried from the womb to the grave.

Psalm 58:8 Like wax that melteth they shall be taken away: fire hath fallen on them, and they shall not see the sun.

Context
Job's Plea to God
18Why didst thou bring me forth out of the womb? O that I had been consumed, that eye might not see me! 19I should have been as if I had not been, carried from the womb to the grave.20Shall not the fewness of my days be ended shortly? Suffer me, therefore, that I may lament my sorrow a little:…
Cross References
Job 3:11
Why did I not die in the womb? why did I not perish when I came out of the belly?

Job 10:18
Why didst thou bring me forth out of the womb? O that I had been consumed, that eye might not see me!

Job 10:20
Shall not the fewness of my days be ended shortly? Suffer me, therefore, that I may lament my sorrow a little:

Job 23:17
For I have not perished because of the darkness that hangs over me, neither hath the mist covered my face.

Jeremiah 20:17
Who slew me not from the womb, that my mother might have been my grave, and her womb an everlasting conception.

Additional Translations
If only I had never come to be, but had been carried from the womb to the grave.I should have been as though I had not been; I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.

I should have been as though I had not been; I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.

and I become as if I had not been? for why was I not carried from the womb to the grave?

I should be as though I had not been; I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.

I should have been as though I had not been; I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.

I should have been as though I had not been; I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.

I should have been as though I had not been. I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.

As I had not been, I am, From the belly to the grave I am brought,
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