New American Standard Bible
The poor man and the oppressor have this in common: The LORD gives light to the eyes of both.
King James Bible
The poor and the deceitful man meet together: the LORD lighteneth both their eyes.
Darby Bible Translation
The indigent and the oppressor meet together; Jehovah lighteneth the eyes of them both.
World English Bible
The poor man and the oppressor have this in common: Yahweh gives sight to the eyes of both.
Young's Literal Translation
The poor and the man of frauds have met together, Jehovah is enlightening the eyes of them both.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Better, The poor and the oppressor. "Usurer," as in the margin expresses the special form of oppression from which the poor suffer most at the hands of the rich. God has made them both and bestows His light equally on both.
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"But now for a brief moment grace has been shown from the LORD our God, to leave us an escaped remnant and to give us a peg in His holy place, that our God may enlighten our eyes and grant us a little reviving in our bondage.
Consider and answer me, O LORD my God; Enlighten my eyes, or I will sleep the sleep of death,
The rich and the poor have a common bond, The LORD is the maker of them all.
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