Amos 2 :15

Amos 2 :15 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

Neither shall he stand that handles the bow; and he that is swift of foot shall not deliver himself: neither shall he that rides the horse deliver himself.

American King James Version (AKJV)

Neither shall he stand that handles the bow; and he that is swift of foot shall not deliver himself: neither shall he that rides the horse deliver himself.

American Standard Version (ASV)

neither shall he stand that handleth the bow; and he that is swift of foot shall not deliver himself ; neither shall he that rideth the horse deliver himself;

Basic English Translation (BBE)

And the bowman will not keep his place; he who is quick-footed will not get away safely: and the horseman will not keep his life.

Webster's Revision

Neither shall he stand that handleth the bow; and he that is swift of foot shall not deliver himself: neither shall he that rideth the horse deliver himself.

World English Bible

neither shall he stand who handles the bow; and he who is swift of foot won't escape; neither shall he who rides the horse deliver himself;

English Revised Version (ERV)

neither shall he stand that handleth the bow; and he that is swift of foot shall not deliver himself: neither shall he that rideth the horse deliver himself:

Definitions for Amos 2 :15

Clarke's Commentary on Amos 2 :15

Neither shall he that rideth the horse deliver himself - I believe all these sayings, Amos 2:13-16, are proverbs, to show the inutility of all attempts, even in the best circumstances, to escape the doom now decreed, because the cup of their iniquity was full.

Barnes's Commentary on Amos 2 :15

Wesley's Commentary on Amos 2 :15

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