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Job 14:2

2 bHe comes forth like a flower and fades away;

He flees like a shadow and does not continue.

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Job 14:2 — The New International Version (NIV)

They spring up like flowers and wither away;

like fleeting shadows, they do not endure.

Job 14:2 — English Standard Version (ESV)

He comes out like a flower and withers;

he flees like a shadow and continues not.

Job 14:2 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

He cometh forth like a flower, and is cut down:

He fleeth also as a shadow, and continueth not.

Job 14:2 — New Living Translation (NLT)

We blossom like a flower and then wither.

Like a passing shadow, we quickly disappear.

Job 14:2 — New Century Version (NCV)

We grow up like flowers and then dry up and die.

We are like a passing shadow that does not last.

Job 14:2 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

He cometh forth like a flower, and is cut down:

He fleeth also as a shadow, and continueth not.

Job 14:2 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

He cometh forth like a flower, and is cut down; and he fleeth as a shadow, and continueth not.

Job 14:2 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

He comes up like a flower; then he withers.

He is like a fleeting shadow; he doesn’t stay long.

Job 14:2 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

He blossoms like a flower, then withers;

he flees like a shadow and does not last.

Job 14:2 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

comes up like a flower and withers,

flees like a shadow and does not last.

Job 14:2 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

Like a flower he comes up, and he withers away;

and he flees like a shadow, but he does not last.

Job 14:2 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

They grow like flowers, and then they dry up.

They are like shadows that quickly disappear.

Job 14:2 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

“Like a flower he comes forth and withers.

He also flees like a shadow and does not remain.