Psalm 102:8
New International Version
All day long my enemies taunt me; those who rail against me use my name as a curse.

New Living Translation
My enemies taunt me day after day. They mock and curse me.

English Standard Version
All the day my enemies taunt me; those who deride me use my name for a curse.

Berean Study Bible
All day long my enemies taunt me; they ridicule me and curse me.

King James Bible
Mine enemies reproach me all the day; and they that are mad against me are sworn against me.

New King James Version
My enemies reproach me all day long; Those who deride me swear an oath against me.

New American Standard Bible
My enemies have taunted me all day long; Those who deride me have used my name as a curse.

NASB 1995
My enemies have reproached me all day long; Those who deride me have used my name as a curse.

NASB 1977
My enemies have reproached me all day long; Those who deride me have used my name as a curse.

Amplified Bible
My enemies taunt me all day long; Those who ridicule me use my name as a curse.

Christian Standard Bible
My enemies taunt me all day long; they ridicule and use my name as a curse.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
My enemies taunt me all day long; they ridicule and curse me.

American Standard Version
Mine enemies reproach me all the day; They that are mad against me do curse by me.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
My enemies have reproached me all day, and my Singers are sworn against me!

Brenton Septuagint Translation
All the day long mine enemies have reproached me; and they that praised me have sworn against me.

Contemporary English Version
My enemies insult me all day, and they use my name for a curse word.

Douay-Rheims Bible
All the day long my enemies reproached me: and they that praised me did swear against me.

English Revised Version
Mine enemies reproach me all the day; they that are mad against me do curse by me.

Good News Translation
All day long my enemies insult me; those who mock me use my name in cursing.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
All day long my enemies insult me. Those who ridicule me use my name as a curse.

International Standard Version
My enemies revile me all day long; those who ridicule me use my name to curse.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Mine enemies taunt me all the day; They that are mad against me do curse by me.

Literal Standard Version
All the day my enemies reproached me, Those mad at me have sworn against me.

NET Bible
All day long my enemies taunt me; those who mock me use my name in their curses.

New Heart English Bible
My enemies reproach me all day. Those who are mad at me use my name as a curse.

World English Bible
My enemies reproach me all day. Those who are mad at me use my name as a curse.

Young's Literal Translation
All the day mine enemies reproached me, Those mad at me have sworn against me.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Prayer of the Afflicted
7I lie awake; I am like a lone bird on a housetop. 8All day long my enemies taunt me; they ridicule me and curse me. 9For I have eaten ashes like bread and mixed my drink with tears…

Cross References
Acts 26:11
I frequently had them punished in the synagogues, and I tried to make them blaspheme. In my raging fury against them, I even went to foreign cities to persecute them.

2 Samuel 16:5
As King David approached Bahurim, a man from the family of the house of Saul was just coming out. His name was Shimei son of Gera, and as he approached, he kept yelling out curses.

Psalm 31:11
Among all my enemies I am a disgrace, and among my neighbors even more. I am dreaded by my friends--they flee when they see me on the street.

Psalm 119:42
Then I can answer him who taunts, for I trust in Your word.

Isaiah 65:15
You will leave behind your name as a curse for My chosen ones, and the Lord GOD will slay you; but to His servants He will give another name.

Jeremiah 29:22
Because of them, all the exiles of Judah who are in Babylon will use this curse: 'May the LORD make you like Zedekiah and Ahab, whom the king of Babylon roasted in the fire!'


Treasury of Scripture

My enemies reproach me all the day; and they that are mad against me are sworn against me.

mine

Psalm 31:11-13
I was a reproach among all mine enemies, but especially among my neighbours, and a fear to mine acquaintance: they that did see me without fled from me…

Psalm 55:3
Because of the voice of the enemy, because of the oppression of the wicked: for they cast iniquity upon me, and in wrath they hate me.

Psalm 69:9,10,20
For the zeal of thine house hath eaten me up; and the reproaches of them that reproached thee are fallen upon me…

made

Psalm 2:1
Why do the heathen rage, and the people imagine a vain thing?

Luke 6:11
And they were filled with madness; and communed one with another what they might do to Jesus.

Acts 7:54
When they heard these things, they were cut to the heart, and they gnashed on him with their teeth.

sworn

Acts 23:12
And when it was day, certain of the Jews banded together, and bound themselves under a curse, saying that they would neither eat nor drink till they had killed Paul.









(8) Sworn against me.--Rather, swear by me, i.e., make his name a byeword of execration, to be explained by Isaiah 65:15; Jeremiah 29:22. LXX. and Vulg., "were swearing against me."

Verse 8. - Mine enemies reproach me all the day. The reproach of their enemies was always felt by the Israelites as a bitter aggravation of their afflictions (see Psalm 42:10; Psalm 44:13-16; Psalm 79:4; Psalm 80:6, etc.). They that are mad against me are sworn against me; rather, use me as their curse (comp. Jeremiah 29:22). It was a common form of cursing among the Israelites to wish a man the same fate as had befallen some one whose unhappiness was notorious.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
All
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

day long
הַ֭יּוֹם (hay·yō·wm)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3117: A day

my enemies
אוֹיְבָ֑י (’ō·wy·ḇāy)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine plural construct | first person common singular
Strong's 341: Hating, an adversary

taunt me;
חֵרְפ֣וּנִי (ḥê·rə·p̄ū·nî)
Verb - Piel - Perfect - third person common plural | first person common singular
Strong's 2778: To pull off, to expose, to betroth, to carp at, defame, to spend the winter

they ridicule
מְ֝הוֹלָלַ֗י (mə·hō·w·lā·lay)
Verb - Pual - Participle - masculine plural construct | first person common singular
Strong's 1984: To shine

and curse me.
נִשְׁבָּֽעוּ׃ (niš·bā·‘ū)
Verb - Nifal - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 7650: To seven oneself, swear


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