KJV LexiconAnd I said
to say (used with great latitude)
a goal, i.e. the bright object at a distance travelled towards; hence (figuratively), splendor, or (subjectively) truthfulness, or (objectively) confidence; but usually (adverbially), continually (i.e. to the most distant point of view)
and my hope
expectation -- hope.
to wander away, i.e. lose oneself; by implication to perish (causative, destroy)
from the LORD
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
So I say, "My strength has perished, And so has my hope from the LORD."
King James Bible
And I said, My strength and my hope is perished from the LORD:
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then I thought: My future is lost, as well as my hope from the LORD.
International Standard Version
So I say, "My strength is gone as is my hope in the LORD."
So I said, "My endurance has expired; I have lost all hope of deliverance from the LORD."
GOD'S WORD® Translation
I said, 'I've lost my strength [to live] and my hope in the LORD.'
King James 2000 Bible
And I said, My strength and my hope has perished from the LORD:
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