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Job 19:9

    Job 19:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    He hath stripped me of my glory, and taken the crown from my head.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    He has stripped me of my glory, and taken the crown from my head.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    He hath stripped me of my glory, And taken the crown from my head.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    He has put off my glory from me, and taken the crown from my head.

    Webster's Revision

    He hath stripped me of my glory, And taken the crown from my head.

    World English Bible

    He has stripped me of my glory, and taken the crown from my head.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    He hath stripped me of my glory, and taken the crown from my head.

    Clarke's Commentary on Job 19:9

    He hath stripped me of my glory - I am reduced to such circumstances, that I have lost all my honor and respect.

    Barnes' Notes on Job 19:9

    He hath stripped me of my glory - Everything which I had that contributed to my respectability and honor, he has taken away. My property, my health, my family, the esteem of my friend - all is gone.

    And taken the crown from my head - The crown is an emblem of honor and dignity - and Job says that God had removed all that contributed to his - and Job says that God had removed all that contributed to his former dignity; compare Proverbs 4:9; Proverbs 17:6; Ezekiel 16:12; Lamentations 5:16.

    Wesley's Notes on Job 19:9

    19:9 Glory - Of my estate, children, authority, and all my comforts. Crown - All my power, and laid my honour in the dust.
    Book: Job