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English Standard Version
He opens shafts in a valley away from where anyone lives; they are forgotten by travelers; they hang in the air, far away from mankind; they swing to and fro.
New American Standard Bible
"He sinks a shaft far from habitation, Forgotten by the foot; They hang and swing to and fro far from men.
King James Bible
The flood breaketh out from the inhabitant; even the waters forgotten of the foot: they are dried up, they are gone away from men.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
He cuts a shaft far from human habitation, in places unknown to those who walk above ground. Suspended far away from people, the miners swing back and forth.
International Standard Version
He sinks his shaft far from human habitations, in a place forgotten by explorers; they hang on harnesses as they swing back and forth.
Far from where people live he sinks a shaft, in places travelers have long forgotten, far from other people he dangles and sways.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
They open up a mineshaft far from civilization, where no one has set foot. [In this shaft] men dangle and swing back and forth.
King James 2000 Bible
He breaks open a shaft away from the inhabitants; even in places forgotten of the foot: they are gone away from men, they swing to and fro.
American King James Version
The flood breaks out from the inhabitant; even the waters forgotten of the foot: they are dried up, they are gone away from men.
American Standard Version
He breaketh open a shaft away from where men sojourn; They are forgotten of the foot; They hang afar from men, they swing to and fro.
The flood divideth from the people that are on their journey, those whom the food of the needy man hath forgotten, and who cannot be come at.
Darby Bible Translation
He openeth a shaft far from the inhabitants of the earth: forgotten of the foot, they hang suspended; away below men they hover.
English Revised Version
He breaketh open a shaft away from where men sojourn; they are forgotten of the foot that passeth by; they hang afar from men, they swing to and fro.
Webster's Bible Translation
The flood breaketh out from the inhabitant: even the waters forgotten by the foot: they are dried up, they have gone away from men.
World English Bible
He breaks open a shaft away from where people live. They are forgotten by the foot. They hang far from men, they swing back and forth.
Young's Literal Translation
A stream hath broken out from a sojourner, Those forgotten of the foot, They were low, from man they wandered.
a stream, especially a winter torrent; (by implication) a (narrow) valley (in which a brook runs); also a shaft (of a mine) -- brook, flood, river, stream, valley.
to break out (in many applications, direct and indirect, literal and figurative)
from the inhabitant
to turn aside from the road (for a lodging or any other purpose), i.e. sojourn (as a guest); also to shrink, fear (as in a strange place); also to gather for hostility (as afraid)
even the waters forgotten
to mislay, i.e. to be oblivious of, from want of memory or attention -- at all, (cause to) forget.
of the foot
a foot (as used in walking); by implication, a step; by euphem. the pudenda -- be able to endure, according as, after, coming, follow, (broken-)foot(-ed, -stool), great toe, haunt, journey, leg, piss, possession, time.
they are dried up
to slacken or be feeble; figuratively, to be oppressed -- bring low, dry up, be emptied, be not equal, fail, be impoverished, be made thin.
they are gone away
to waver, in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively (as subjoined)
a mortal; hence, a man in general (singly or collectively)English versions, especially when used in apposition with another word.
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