1599 Geneva Bible
7 Let them [a]melt like the waters, let them pass away; when he shooteth his arrows, let them be as broken.
8 Let them consume like a snail that melteth, and like the untimely fruit of a woman, that hath not seen the sun.
9 [b]As raw flesh before your pots feel the fire of thorns: so let them carry them away as with a whirlwind in his wrath.Read full chapter
New International Version
7 Let them vanish like water that flows away;(A)
when they draw the bow, let their arrows fall short.(B)
8 May they be like a slug that melts away as it moves along,(C)
like a stillborn child(D) that never sees the sun.
- Psalm 58:9 The meaning of the Hebrew for this verse is uncertain.