Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

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

King James Version

I have heard many such things: miserable comforters are ye all.

Holman Bible

I have heard many things like these.
You are all miserable comforters.

International Standard Version

"I've heard many things like this. What miserable comforters you all are!

A Conservative Version

I have heard many such things. Miserable comforters are ye all.

American Standard Version

I have heard many such things: Miserable comforters are ye all.

Amplified


“I have heard many such things;
Wearisome and miserable comforters are you all.

Bible in Basic English

Such things have frequently come to my ears: you are comforters who only give trouble.

Darby Translation

I have heard many such things: grievous comforters are ye all.

Julia Smith Translation

I heard many like there: comforters of vexation ye all.

King James 2000

I have heard many such things: miserable comforters are you all.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"I have heard many [things] like these; all of you [are] {miserable comforters}.

Modern King James verseion

I have heard many such things. You are all miserable comforters.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"I have oft times heard such things. Miserable givers of comfort are ye, all the sort of you.

NET Bible

"I have heard many things like these before. What miserable comforters are you all!

New Heart English Bible

"I have heard many such things. You are all miserable comforters.

The Emphasized Bible

I have heard many such things, Wearisome comforters, are ye all!

Webster

I have heard many such things: miserable comforters are ye all.

World English Bible

"I have heard many such things. You are all miserable comforters!

Youngs Literal Translation

I have heard many such things, Miserable comforters are ye all.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נחם 
Nacham 
Usage: 108

Context Readings

Job's Fifth Speech

1 Then Job answered, 2 “I have heard many such things;
Sorry comforters are you all.
3 “Is there no limit to windy words?
Or what plagues you that you answer?


Cross References

Job 6:6

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

Job 6:25

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

Job 11:2-3

“Shall a multitude of words go unanswered,
And a talkative man be acquitted?

Job 13:4-5

“But you smear with lies;
You are all worthless physicians.

Job 19:2-3

“How long will you torment me
And crush me with words?

Job 26:2-3

“What a help you are to the weak!
How you have saved the arm without strength!

Psalm 69:26

For they have persecuted him whom You Yourself have smitten,
And they tell of the pain of those whom You have wounded.

Philippians 1:16

the latter do it out of love, knowing that I am appointed for the defense of the gospel;

James 1:19

This you know, my beloved brethren. But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger;

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