New International Version
All who see me mock me; they hurl insults, shaking their heads.
King James Bible
All they that see me laugh me to scorn: they shoot out the lip, they shake the head, saying,
Darby Bible Translation
All they that see me laugh me to scorn; they shoot out the lip, they shake the head, [saying:]
World English Bible
All those who see me mock me. They insult me with their lips. They shake their heads, saying,
Young's Literal Translation
All beholding me do mock at me, They make free with the lip -- shake the head,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Laugh me to scorn - They utterly despised me; set me at naught; treated me with the utmost contempt. Laugh to scorn is so completely antiquated that it should be no longer used; derided, despised, treated with contempt, are much more expressive and are still in common use.
They shoot out the lip, they shake the head - This is applied by St. Matthew, to the conduct of the Jews towards our Lord, when he hung upon the cross; as is also the following verse. But both are primarily true of the insults which David suffered from Shimei and others during the rebellion of Absalom; and, as the cases were so similar, the evangelist thought proper to express a similar conduct to Jesus Christ by the same expressions. These insults our Lord literally received, no doubt David received the same.
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shoot out [heb.] open
LibraryFeasting on the Sacrifice
'The meek shall eat and be satisfied.'--PSALM xxii. 26. 'The flesh of the sacrifice of his peace-offering for thanksgiving shall be offered in the day of his oblation.' Such was the law for Israel. And the custom of sacrificial feasts, which it embodies, was common to many lands. To such a custom my text alludes; for the Psalmist has just been speaking of 'paying his vows' (that is, sacrifices which he had vowed in the time of his trouble), and to partake of these he invites the meek. The sacrificial …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Trials of the Christian
How is Christ, as the Life, to be Applied by a Soul that Misseth God's Favour and Countenance.
Those who passed by hurled insults at him, shaking their heads
Those who passed by hurled insults at him, shaking their heads and saying, "So! You who are going to destroy the temple and build it in three days,
The people stood watching, and the rulers even sneered at him. They said, "He saved others; let him save himself if he is God's Messiah, the Chosen One."
I also could speak like you, if you were in my place; I could make fine speeches against you and shake my head at you.
Many are saying of me, "God will not deliver him."
He will turn their own tongues against them and bring them to ruin; all who see them will shake their heads in scorn.
We are objects of contempt to our neighbors, of scorn and derision to those around us.
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