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(1.00) (Gen 15:12)

tn Heb “a deep sleep fell on Abram.”

(1.00) (Dan 6:18)

tn Aram “his sleep fled from him.”

(1.00) (Luk 9:32)

tn Grk “weighed down with sleep” (an idiom).

(0.87) (Job 7:13)

sn Sleep is the recourse of the troubled and unhappy. Here “bed” is metonymical for sleep. Job expects sleep to give him the comfort that his friends have not.

(0.83) (Gen 31:40)

tn Heb “and my sleep fled from my eyes.”

(0.83) (Psa 13:3)

tn Heb “or else I will sleep [in?] the death.” Perhaps the statement is elliptical, “I will sleep [the sleep] of death,” or “I will sleep [with the sleepers in] death.”

(0.82) (Joh 11:13)

tn Grk “the sleep of slumber”; this is a redundant expression to emphasize physical sleep as opposed to death.

(0.71) (Psa 73:20)

sn When you awake. The psalmist compares God’s inactivity to sleep and the time of God’s judgment to his awakening from sleep.

(0.71) (Psa 76:6)

tn Heb “he fell asleep, and [the] chariot and [the] horse.” Once again (see v. 5) “sleep” refers here to the “sleep” of death.

(0.71) (Psa 78:65)

tn Heb “and the master awoke like one sleeping.” The Lord’s apparent inactivity during the time of judgment is compared to sleep.

(0.71) (Pro 19:15)

sn The two lines are related in a metonymical sense: “deep sleep” is the cause of going hungry, and “going hungry” is the effect of deep sleep.

(0.67) (Gen 2:21)

tn Heb “And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall on the man.”

(0.67) (Gen 28:16)

tn Heb “woke up from his sleep.” This has been simplified in the translation for stylistic reasons.

(0.67) (2Sa 3:7)

tn Heb “come to”; KJV, NRSV “gone in to”; NAB “been intimate with”; NIV “sleep with.”

(0.67) (Psa 4:8)

tn Heb “in peace at the same time I will lie down and sleep.”

(0.67) (Psa 76:5)

tn Heb “they slept [in] their sleep.” “Sleep” here refers to the “sleep” of death. A number of modern translations take the phrase to refer to something less than death, however: NASB “cast into a deep sleep”; NEB “fall senseless”; NIV “lie still”; NRSV “lay stunned.”

(0.58) (Jdg 16:14)

tn The Hebrew adds, “from his sleep.” This has not been included in the translation for stylistic reasons.

(0.58) (Jdg 16:20)

tn The Hebrew adds, “from his sleep.” This has not been included in the translation for stylistic reasons.

(0.58) (2Sa 16:21)

tn Heb “go to”; NAB “have (+ sexual NCV) relations with”; TEV “have intercourse with”; NLT “Go and sleep with.”

(0.58) (Pro 4:16)

sn Heb “their sleep is robbed/seized”; these expressions are metonymical for their restlessness in plotting evil.



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