He recognized it and exclaimed, “It is my son’s tunic! A wild animal has eaten him! 1 Joseph has surely been torn to pieces!”
The first disappeared 1 and I said, “He has surely been torn to pieces.” I have not seen him since.
The lion tore apart as much prey as his cubs needed 1 and strangled prey to provide food 2 for his lionesses; he filled 3 his lairs with prey and his dens with torn flesh.
I broke the fangs 1 of the wicked, and made him drop 2 his prey from his teeth.
“Do you hunt prey for the lioness, and satisfy the appetite 1 of the lions,
You shine brightly and reveal your majesty, as you descend from the hills where you killed your prey. 1
He gives 1 food to his faithful followers; 2 he always remembers his covenant. 3
The Lord deserves praise, 1 for 2 he did not hand us over as prey to their teeth.
Her princes 1 within her are like a roaring lion tearing its prey; they have devoured lives. They take away riches and valuable things; they have made many women widows 2 within it.
The mighty lion 1 perishes 2 for lack of prey, and the cubs of the lioness 3 are scattered.
They 1 open their mouths to devour me 2 like a roaring lion that rips its prey. 3
She also gets up 1 while it is still night, and provides food 2 for her household and a portion 3 to her female servants.
If it is torn in pieces, then he will bring it for evidence, 1 and he will not have to pay for what was torn.
His 1 anger has torn me 2 and persecuted 3 me; he has gnashed at me with his teeth; my adversary locks 4 his eyes on me.
You who tear yourself 1 to pieces in your anger, will the earth be abandoned 2 for your sake? Or will a rock be moved from its place? 3
Their roar is like a lion’s; they roar like young lions. They growl and seize their prey; they drag it away and no one can come to the rescue.
She reared one of her cubs; he became a young lion. He learned to tear prey; he devoured people. 1
He walked about among the lions; he became a young lion. He learned to tear prey; he devoured people.
Her officials are like wolves in her midst rending their prey – shedding blood and destroying lives – so they can get dishonest profit.
“Come on! Let’s return to the Lord! He himself has torn us to pieces, but he will heal us! He has injured 1 us, but he will bandage our wounds!