Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

Though there is - for a tree - hope, - if it should be cut down, that, again, it will grow, and, the tender branch thereof, will not cease;

New American Standard Bible

"For there is hope for a tree, When it is cut down, that it will sprout again, And its shoots will not fail.

King James Version

For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease.

Holman Bible

There is hope for a tree:
If it is cut down, it will sprout again,
and its shoots will not die.

International Standard Version

"There is hope for the tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that its shoots won't stop growing.

A Conservative Version

For there is hope of a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch of it will not cease.

American Standard Version

For there is hope of a tree, If it be cut down, that it will sprout again, And that the tender branch thereof will not cease.

Amplified

For there is hope for a tree if it is cut down, that it will sprout again and that the tender shoots of it will not cease. [But there is no such hope for man.]

Bible in Basic English

For there is hope of a tree; if it is cut down, it will come to life again, and its branches will not come to an end.

Darby Translation

For there is hope for a tree: if it be cut down, it will sprout again, and its tender branch will not cease;

Julia Smith Translation

For there is hope for a tree if it shall be cut down, and it shall yet revive, and its suckers shall not cease.

King James 2000

For there is hope for a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender shoots thereof will not cease.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Indeed, there is hope for a tree: if it is cut down, then it will sprout again, and its new shoots will not cease;

Modern King James verseion

For there is hope of a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and its tender branch will not cease.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"If a tree be cut down, there is some hope yet, that it will sprout and shoot forth the branches again;

NET Bible

"But there is hope for a tree: If it is cut down, it will sprout again, and its new shoots will not fail.

New Heart English Bible

"For there is hope for a tree, If it is cut down, that it will sprout again, that the tender branch of it will not cease.

Webster

For there is hope of a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that its tender branch will not cease.

World English Bible

"For there is hope for a tree, If it is cut down, that it will sprout again, that the tender branch of it will not cease.

Youngs Literal Translation

For there is of a tree hope, if it be cut down, That again it doth change, That its tender branch doth not cease.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For there is
ישׁ 
Yesh 
is, be, have, there,
Usage: 135

תּקוה 
Tiqvah 
Usage: 34

of a tree
עץ 
`ets 
Usage: 329

if it be cut down
כּרת 
Karath 
Usage: 287

that it will sprout again
חלף 
Chalaph 
Usage: 28

and that the tender branch
יונקת 
Yowneqeth 
Usage: 6

References

American

Job

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Job Continues To Argue His Case With God

6 Look sway from him, that he may rest, Till he shall pay off, as a hireling, his day. 7 Though there is - for a tree - hope, - if it should be cut down, that, again, it will grow, and, the tender branch thereof, will not cease; 8 If its root, should become old in the earth, and, in the dust, its stock should die:



Cross References

Job 14:14

If a man die, can he live again? All the days of my warfare, would I wait, until my relief should come: -

Job 19:10

He hath ruined me on every side, and I am gone, and he hath taken away - like a tree - my hope;

Isaiah 11:1

But there shall come forth a shoot from the stock of Jesse, - And, a sprout from his roots, shall bear fruit; And the spirit of Yahweh shall rest upon him, -

Isaiah 27:6

In coming times, shall Jacob strike root, Israel, shall blossom and bud, - Then shall they fill the face of the world with fruit.

Daniel 4:15

Nevertheless, the stock of its roots in the earth, leave ye, yea in a bond of iron and bronze, in the tender grass of the field, and, with the dew of the heavens, let it be drenched, and, with the wild beasts, be its portion, amongst, the herbage of the earth;

Daniel 4:23-25

And, whereas the king saw a watcher and holy one coming down out of the heavens, who said, Hew ye down the tree and despoil it, nevertheless, the stock of its roots - in the earth, leave ye, even in a bond of iron and bronze, in the tender grass of the field, - and, with the dew of the heavens, let it he drenched, and, along with the wild beasts of the field, be its portion, until that, seven seasons, pass over it.

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