Job 10:21



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Before I go--and I shall not return-- To the land of darkness and deep shadow,

King James Version

Before I go whence I shall not return, even to the land of darkness and the shadow of death;

International Standard Version

before I go, never to return, leaving for the land of deep darkness and shadow.

A Conservative Version

before I go where I shall not return, to the land of darkness and of the shadow of death,

American Standard Version

Before I go whence I shall not return, Even to the land of darkness and of the shadow of death;

Amplified

Before I go whence I shall not return, even to the land of darkness and the shadow of death,

Bible in Basic English

Before I go to the place from which I will not come back, to the land where all is dark and black,

Darby Translation

Before I go, and never to return, to the land of darkness and the shadow of death;

Holman Bible

before I go to a land of darkness and gloom, never to return.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

before I go, to not return, to the land of darkness and of the shadow of death;

Julia Smith Translation

Before I shall go and turn back to the land of darkness and the shadow of death;

King James 2000

Before I go where I shall not return, even to the land of darkness and the shadow of death;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Before I go--and I will not return-- to [the] land of darkness and deep shadow,

Modern King James verseion

before I go, and I shall not return, even to the land of darkness and the shadow of death;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

before I go thither, from whence I shall not turn again. Namely, to that land of darkness and shadow of death:

NET Bible

before I depart, never to return, to the land of darkness and the deepest shadow,

New Heart English Bible

before I go where I shall not return from, to the land of darkness and of the shadow of death;

New simplified Bible

before I go to the place of no return, to the land of darkness and the shadow of death,

The Emphasized Bible

Before I go, and not return, unto a land of darkness and death-shade:

Webster

Before I go whence I shall not return, even to the land of darkness, and the shades of death;

World English Bible

before I go where I shall not return from, to the land of darkness and of the shadow of death;

Youngs Literal Translation

Before I go, and return not, Unto a land of darkness and death-shade,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Before I go
ילך 
Yalak 
go , walk , come , depart , ...away , follow , get , lead , brought , carry , bring ,
Usage: 0

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

even to the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

חשׁך 
Choshek 
Usage: 78

References

Context Readings

Job Continues His Response To Bildad

20 "Would He not let my few days alone? Withdraw from me that I may have a little cheer 21 Before I go--and I shall not return-- To the land of darkness and deep shadow, 22 The land of utter gloom as darkness itself, Of deep shadow without order, And which shines as the darkness."



Cross References

2 Samuel 12:23

"But now he has died; why should I fast? Can I bring him back again? I will go to him, but he will not return to me."

Job 3:5

"Let darkness and black gloom claim it; Let a cloud settle on it; Let the blackness of the day terrify it.

Psalm 23:4

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.

Job 16:22

"For when a few years are past, I shall go the way of no return.

2 Samuel 14:14

"For we will surely die and are like water spilled on the ground which cannot be gathered up again Yet God does not take away life, but plans ways so that the banished one will not be cast out from him.

Job 3:13

"For now I would have lain down and been quiet; I would have slept then, I would have been at rest,

Job 7:8-10

"The eye of him who sees me will behold me no longer; Your eyes will be on me, but I will not be.

Job 14:10-14

"But man dies and lies prostrate Man expires, and where is he?

Psalm 88:6

You have put me in the lowest pit, In dark places, in the depths.

Psalm 88:11-12

Will Your lovingkindness be declared in the grave, Your faithfulness in Abaddon?

Isaiah 38:11

I said, "I will not see the LORD, The LORD in the land of the living; I will look on man no more among the inhabitants of the world.

Jeremiah 2:6

"They did not say, 'Where is the LORD Who brought us up out of the land of Egypt, Who led us through the wilderness, Through a land of deserts and of pits, Through a land of drought and of deep darkness, Through a land that no one crossed And where no man dwelt?'

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