5 The engulfing waters threatened me,athe deep surrounded me; seaweed was wrapped around my head.

Read Jonah 2:5 Using Other Translations

The waters compassed me about, even to the soul: the depth closed me round about, the weeds were wrapped about my head.
The waters closed in over me to take my life; the deep surrounded me; weeds were wrapped about my head
“I sank beneath the waves, and the waters closed over me. Seaweed wrapped itself around my head.