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2 Samuel 22:5

    2 Samuel 22:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    When the waves of death compassed me, the floods of ungodly men made me afraid;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    When the waves of death compassed me, the floods of ungodly men made me afraid;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    For the waves of death compassed me; The floods of ungodliness made me afraid:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For the waves of death came round me, and the seas of evil put me in fear;

    Webster's Revision

    For the waves of death compassed me; The floods of ungodliness made me afraid:

    World English Bible

    For the waves of death surrounded me. The floods of ungodliness made me afraid.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For the waves of death compassed me, the floods of ungodliness made me afraid.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Samuel 22:5

    When the waves of death compassed me - Though in a primary sense many of these things belong to David, yet generally and fully they belong to the Messiah alone.