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Isaiah    Chapter 28   ( 66 Chapters )    Verse 20   ( 29 Verses )    Esaïe    이사야    old

For the bed is straitened, so that one must fall out, and a short covering cannot cover both.
King James
For the bed is shorter than that a man can stretch himself on it: and the covering narrower than that he can wrap himself in it.
Louis Second
Le lit sera trop court pour s'y étendre, Et la couverture trop étroite pour s'en envelopper
Martin Luther
Denn das Bett ist so enge, daß nichts übrig ist, und die Decke so kurz, daß man sich drein schmiegen muß.
coangustatum est enim stratum ita ut alter decidat et pallium breve utrumque operire non potest

Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary

enim : in fact, truly, indeed.
enim : for, in fact, truly (may often be omitted).
ita : so, thus.
ita : (in narration) and so; (with adj. or adv.) so, so very.
ut : (+ subj.) (result) so that, that.
ut : (+ subj.) (purpose) in order that, to, that.
ut : (+ indic.) when, as.
ut : (+ subj.) (command) to, that.
alter : (adv.) otherwise.
pallium : coverlet, mantle, cloak.
pallium : covering, monk's garb, nun's veil, mantle.
pallium : stole, any drapery.
non : not.