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As a roaring lion, and a hungry bear, so is a wicked prince over the poor people.
King James
As a roaring lion, and a ranging bear; so is a wicked ruler over the poor people.
Louis Second
Comme un lion rugissant et un ours affamé, Ainsi est le méchant qui domine sur un peuple pauvre
Martin Luther
Ein Gottloser, der über ein arm Volk regieret, das ist ein brüllender Löwe und gieriger Bär.
leo rugiens et ursus esuriens princeps impius super populum pauperem

Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary

leo : lion.
princeps : * leader, prince, preeminent person, magnate, prince.
impius : without respect, irreverent, unpatriotic /wicked.
impius : ungodly.
super : (prep.) (+ abl.) over, above /concerning, about, besides.
super : (adv.) over, above, besides, beyond, moreover, remaining.