Lover and friend have you put far from me, and my acquaintance into darkness.
Psalm 88:8 You have put away my acquaintance far from me; you have made me an abomination to them: I am shut up, and I cannot come forth.
Psalm 31:11 I was a reproach among all my enemies, but especially among my neighbors, and a fear to my acquaintance...
Psalm 38:11 My lovers and my friends stand aloof from my sore; and my kinsmen stand afar off.
Job 19:12-15 His troops come together, and raise up their way against me, and encamp round about my tabernacle...
mine acquaintance. A figurative expression to denote that he now never saw them.