Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Thou prevailest for ever against him, and he passeth; Thou changest his countenance, and sendest him away.

New American Standard Bible

"You forever overpower him and he departs; You change his appearance and send him away.

King James Version

Thou prevailest for ever against him, and he passeth: thou changest his countenance, and sendest him away.

Holman Bible

You completely overpower him, and he passes on;
You change his appearance and send him away.

International Standard Version

You overpower him once and for all, and then he departs; you change his appearance and then send him away.

A Conservative Version

Thou prevail forever against him, and he passes. Thou change his countenance, and send him away.

Amplified

You prevail forever against him, and he passes on; You change his appearance [in death] and send him away [from the presence of the living].

Bible in Basic English

You overcome him for ever, and he is gone; his face is changed in death, and you send him away.

Darby Translation

Thou prevailest for ever against him, and he passeth away; thou changest his countenance, and dismissest him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Thou shalt be stronger than him for ever, and he passes; thou dost change his countenance and send him away.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou wilt overpower him forever, and he will go away: changing his face, thou wilt send him away.

King James 2000

You prevail forever against him, and he passes: you change his countenance, and send him away.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You overpower him forever, and he passes away; [you] change {his countenance}, {then} you send him away.

Modern King James verseion

You overpower him forever, and he passes; You change his face, and send him away.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou prevailest against him, so that he passeth away; thou changes his estate, and puttest him from thee.

NET Bible

You overpower him once for all, and he departs; you change his appearance and send him away.

New Heart English Bible

You forever prevail against him, and he departs. You change his face, and send him away.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou dost overpower him utterly, and he departeth, Disfiguring his face, so, hast thou sent him away.

Webster

Thou prevailest for ever against him, and he passeth: thou changest his countenance, and sendest him away.

World English Bible

You forever prevail against him, and he departs. You change his face, and send him away.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou prevailest over him for ever, and he goeth, He is changing his countenance, And Thou sendest him away.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
תּקף 
Taqaph 
Usage: 3

נצח נצח 
Netsach 
Usage: 43

against him, and he passeth
הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

thou changest
שׁנה 
Shanah 
Usage: 22

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

Verse Info

Context Readings

Job Continues To Argue His Case With God

19 The waters wear the stones; The overflowings thereof wash away the dust of the earth: So thou destroyest the hope of man. 20 Thou prevailest for ever against him, and he passeth; Thou changest his countenance, and sendest him away. 21 His sons come to honor, and he knoweth it not; And they are brought low, but he perceiveth it not of them.



Cross References

Job 2:12

And when they lifted up their eyes afar off, and knew him not, they lifted up their voice, and wept; and they rent every one his robe, and sprinkled dust upon their heads toward heaven.

Job 14:14

If a man die, shall he live again ? All the days of my warfare would I wait, Till my release should come.

Ecclesiastes 8:8

There is no man that hath power over the spirit to retain the spirit; neither hath he power over the day of death; and there is no discharge in war: neither shall wickedness deliver him that is given to it.

Lamentations 4:8

Their visage is blacker than a coal; they are not known in the streets: Their skin cleaveth to their bones; it is withered, it is become like a stick.

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