Job 21:12



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"They sing to the timbrel and harp And rejoice at the sound of the flute.

King James Version

They take the timbrel and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the organ.

International Standard Version

singing with tambourines and lyres as they rejoice to the sound of flutes.

A Conservative Version

They sing to the timbrel and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the pipe.

American Standard Version

They sing to the timbrel and harp, And rejoice at the sound of the pipe.

Amplified

They themselves lift up their voices and sing to the tambourine and the lyre and rejoice to the sound of the pipe.

Bible in Basic English

They make songs to the instruments of music, and are glad at the sound of the pipe.

Darby Translation

They shout to the tambour and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the pipe.

Holman Bible

singing to the tambourine and lyre and rejoicing at the sound of the flute.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They jump at the sound of the timbrel and harp and rejoice at the sound of the organ.

Julia Smith Translation

They will lift up with the drum and harp, and they will rejoice at the voice of the pipe.

King James 2000

They sing to the tambourine and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the flute.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They {sing} to [the] tambourine and lyre, and they rejoice to [the] sound of [the] long flute.

Modern King James verseion

They lift up voice at the timbrel and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the flute.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They bear with them tabrets and harps, and have instruments of music at their pleasure.

NET Bible

They sing to the accompaniment of tambourine and harp, and make merry to the sound of the flute.

New Heart English Bible

They sing to the tambourine and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the pipe.

New simplified Bible

They sing to the tambourine and the lyre, and rejoice to the sound of the pipe.

The Emphasized Bible

They rejoice aloud as with timbrel and lyre, and make merry to the sound of the pipe;

Webster

They take the timbrel and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the organ.

World English Bible

They sing to the tambourine and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the pipe.

Youngs Literal Translation

They lift themselves up at timbrel and harp, And rejoice at the sound of an organ.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

the timbrel
תּף 
Toph 
Usage: 17

and harp
כּנּור 
Kinnowr 
Usage: 42

and rejoice
שׂמח 
Samach 
Usage: 155

at the sound
קל קול 
Qowl 
Usage: 506

References

Context Readings

Job's Seventh Speech: A Response To Zophar

11 "They send forth their little ones like the flock, And their children skip about. 12 "They sing to the timbrel and harp And rejoice at the sound of the flute. 13 "They spend their days in prosperity, And suddenly they go down to Sheol.



Cross References

Genesis 4:21

His brother's name was Jubal; he was the father of all those who play the lyre and pipe.

Genesis 31:27

"Why did you flee secretly and deceive me, and did not tell me so that I might have sent you away with joy and with songs, with timbrel and with lyre;

Isaiah 5:12

Their banquets are accompanied by lyre and harp, by tambourine and flute, and by wine; But they do not pay attention to the deeds of the LORD, Nor do they consider the work of His hands.

Isaiah 22:13

Instead, there is gaiety and gladness, Killing of cattle and slaughtering of sheep, Eating of meat and drinking of wine: "Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we may die."

Amos 6:4-6

Those who recline on beds of ivory And sprawl on their couches, And eat lambs from the flock And calves from the midst of the stall,

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