Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

But, if not, who then can convict me of falsehood? or make of no account my words?

New American Standard Bible

"Now if it is not so, who can prove me a liar, And make my speech worthless?"

King James Version

And if it be not so now, who will make me a liar, and make my speech nothing worth?

Holman Bible

If this is not true, then who can prove me a liar
and show that my speech is worthless?

International Standard Version

If this weren't so, who can prove that I'm a liar by showing that there's nothing to what I'm saying?"

A Conservative Version

And if it be not so now, who will prove me a liar, and make my speech worth nothing?

American Standard Version

And if it be not so now, who will prove me a liar, And make my speech nothing worth?

Amplified

And if this is not so, who will prove me a liar and make my speech worthless?

Bible in Basic English

And if it is not so, now, who will make it clear that my words are false, and that what I say is of no value?

Darby Translation

If it be not so now, who will make me a liar, and make my speech nothing worth?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And if it is not so now, who will make me a liar or reduce my speech to nothing?

Julia Smith Translation

And if not now, who will cause me to lie, and set my words for nought?

King James 2000

And if it be not so now, who will make me a liar, and make my speech worth nothing?

Lexham Expanded Bible

"And if [it is] not [so], then who can prove me a liar and reduce my word to nothing?"

Modern King James verseion

And if it is not so, who will make me a liar, and make my speech worth nothing?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Is it not so? Who will then reprove me as a liar, and say that my words are nothing worth?"

NET Bible

"If this is not so, who can prove me a liar and reduce my words to nothing?"

New Heart English Bible

If it isn't so now, who will prove me a liar, and make my speech worth nothing?"

Webster

And if it is not so now, who will make me a liar, and make my speech of no worth?

World English Bible

If it isn't so now, who will prove me a liar, and make my speech worth nothing?"

Youngs Literal Translation

And if not now, who doth prove me a liar, And doth make of nothing my word?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And if it be not so now
אפוא אפו 
'ephow 
Usage: 15

who will make
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

me a liar
כּזב 
Kazab 
Usage: 17

and make
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

my speech
מלּה מלּה 
Millah 
Usage: 38

Verse Info

Context Readings

Job's Eighth Speech, Continued

24 They are exalted a little, and are not, Yea having been laid low, like all men, are they gathered, Even as the top of an ear of corn, do they hang down. 25 But, if not, who then can convict me of falsehood? or make of no account my words?


Cross References

Job 9:24

The earth, hath been given into the hand of a lawless one, The faces of her judges, he covereth, If not, then who is it?

Job 6:28

But, now, be pleased to turn to me, that it may be, to your faces, if I speak falsehood,

Job 11:2-3

Should, the multitude of words, not be answered? Or should, a man full of talk, be justified?

Job 15:2

Should, a wise man, answer unreal knowledge? or fill, with the east wind, his inner man?

Job 27:4

Verily my lips shall not speak perversity, nor shall, my tongue, utter deceit.

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