Job 6:6



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Can something tasteless be eaten without salt, Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

King James Version

Can that which is unsavoury be eaten without salt? or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

International Standard Version

Tasteless food isn't eaten without salt, is it? Is there any taste in an egg white?

A Conservative Version

Can that which has no savor be eaten without salt? Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

American Standard Version

Can that which hath no savor be eaten without salt? Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

Amplified

Can that which has no taste to it be eaten without salt? Or is there any flavor in the white of an egg?

Bible in Basic English

Will a man take food which has no taste without salt? or is there any taste in the soft substance of purslain?

Darby Translation

Shall that which is insipid be eaten without salt? Is there any taste in the white of an egg?

Holman Bible

Is bland food eaten without salt? Is there flavor in an egg white?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Can that which is unsavoury be eaten without salt? Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

Julia Smith Translation

Shall that unseasoned be eaten without salt? if there is taste in purslain slime?

King James 2000

Can that which is tasteless be eaten without salt? or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Can tasteless [food] be eaten without salt, or is there taste in the white of a marshmallow plant?

Modern King James verseion

Can that which has no taste be eaten without salt? Or is there taste in the white of an egg?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

That which is unsavory, shalt it be eaten without salt, or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

NET Bible

Can food that is tasteless be eaten without salt? Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

New Heart English Bible

Can that which has no flavor be eaten without salt? Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

New simplified Bible

Is tasteless food eaten without salt? Is there flavor in the white root of the marshmallow plant (or the white of an egg)?

The Emphasized Bible

Can that which hath no savour be eaten without salt? Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

Webster

Can that which is unsavory be eaten without salt? or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

World English Bible

Can that which has no flavor be eaten without salt? Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?

Youngs Literal Translation

Eaten is an insipid thing without salt? Is there sense in the drivel of dreams?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
תּפל 
Taphel 
Usage: 7

be eaten
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

מלח 
melach 
Usage: 28

or is there
ישׁ 
Yesh 
is , be , have , there ,
Usage: 135

טעם 
Ta`am 
Usage: 13

in the white
ריר 
Riyr 
Usage: 2

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Job's Second Speech: A Response To Eliphaz

5 "Does the wild donkey bray over his grass, Or does the ox low over his fodder? 6 "Can something tasteless be eaten without salt, Or is there any taste in the white of an egg? 7 "My soul refuses to touch them; They are like loathsome food to me.


Cross References

Leviticus 2:13

'Every grain offering of yours, moreover, you shall season with salt, so that the salt of the covenant of your God shall not be lacking from your grain offering; with all your offerings you shall offer salt.

Colossians 4:6

Let your speech always be with grace, as though seasoned with salt, so that you will know how you should respond to each person.

Job 6:25

"How painful are honest words! But what does your argument prove?

Job 6:30

"Is there injustice on my tongue? Cannot my palate discern calamities?

Job 12:11

"Does not the ear test words, As the palate tastes its food?

Job 16:2

"I have heard many such things; Sorry comforters are you all.

Job 34:3

"For the ear tests words As the palate tastes food.

Psalm 119:103

How sweet are Your words to my taste! Yes, sweeter than honey to my mouth!

Luke 14:34

"Therefore, salt is good; but if even salt has become tasteless, with what will it be seasoned?

Hebrews 6:4-5

For in the case of those who have once been enlightened and have tasted of the heavenly gift and have been made partakers of the Holy Spirit,



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