Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"He quieted the sea with His power, And by His understanding He shattered Rahab.

King James Version

He divideth the sea with his power, and by his understanding he smiteth through the proud.

Holman Bible

By His power He stirred the sea,
and by His understanding He crushed Rahab.

International Standard Version

By his power he disturbs the sea; and with his skill he shatters the sea monster.

A Conservative Version

He stirs up the sea with his power, and by his understanding he smites through Rahab.

American Standard Version

He stirreth up the sea with his power, And by his understanding he smiteth through Rahab.

Amplified

He stills or stirs up the sea by His power, and by His understanding He smites proud Rahab.

Bible in Basic English

By his power the sea was made quiet; and by his wisdom Rahab was wounded.

Darby Translation

He stirreth up the sea by his power, and by his understanding he smiteth through Rahab.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

He divides the sea with his power, and by his intelligence he smites its pride.

Julia Smith Translation

By his power he caused the sea to tremble; by his understanding he smote through pride.

King James 2000

He divides the sea with his power, and by his understanding he strikes through the storm.

Lexham Expanded Bible

By his power he stilled the sea, and by his understanding he struck down Rahab.

Modern King James verseion

He quiets the sea with His power, and by His understanding He shatters the proud.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He filleth the sea with his power, and through his wisdom smiteth he the strength thereof.

NET Bible

By his power he stills the sea; by his wisdom he cut Rahab the great sea monster to pieces.

New Heart English Bible

He stirs up the sea with his power, and by his understanding he strikes through Rahab.

The Emphasized Bible

By his strength, hath he excited the sea, and, by his skill, hath he shattered the Crocodile:

Webster

He divideth the sea by his power, and by his understanding he smiteth through the proud.

World English Bible

He stirs up the sea with his power, and by his understanding he strikes through Rahab.

Youngs Literal Translation

By His power He hath quieted the sea, And by His understanding smitten the proud.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רגע 
Raga` 
Usage: 13

the sea
ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

with his power
כּוח כּח 
Koach 
Usage: 126

תּובנה תּבוּנה תּבוּןo 
Tabuwn 
Usage: 42

he smiteth
מחץ 
Machats 
Usage: 15

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

God's Power Over Creation

11 "The pillars of heaven tremble And are amazed at His rebuke. 12 "He quieted the sea with His power, And by His understanding He shattered Rahab. 13 "By His breath the heavens are cleared; His hand has pierced the fleeing serpent.



Cross References

Isaiah 51:15

"For I am the LORD your God, who stirs up the sea and its waves roar (the LORD of hosts is His name).

Jeremiah 31:35

Thus says the LORD, Who gives the sun for light by day And the fixed order of the moon and the stars for light by night, Who stirs up the sea so that its waves roar; The LORD of hosts is His name:

Exodus 14:21-31

Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and the LORD swept the sea back by a strong east wind all night and turned the sea into dry land, so the waters were divided.

Job 9:13

"God will not turn back His anger; Beneath Him crouch the helpers of Rahab.

Job 12:13

"With Him are wisdom and might; To Him belong counsel and understanding.

Job 40:11-12

"Pour out the overflowings of your anger, And look on everyone who is proud, and make him low.

Psalm 29:10

The LORD sat as King at the flood; Yes, the LORD sits as King forever.

Psalm 74:13

You divided the sea by Your strength; You broke the heads of the sea monsters in the waters.

Psalm 89:9-10

You rule the swelling of the sea; When its waves rise, You still them.

Psalm 93:3-4

The floods have lifted up, O LORD, The floods have lifted up their voice, The floods lift up their pounding waves.

Psalm 114:2-7

Judah became His sanctuary, Israel, His dominion.

Isaiah 2:12

For the LORD of hosts will have a day of reckoning Against everyone who is proud and lofty And against everyone who is lifted up, That he may be abased.

Isaiah 51:9

Awake, awake, put on strength, O arm of the LORD; Awake as in the days of old, the generations of long ago Was it not You who cut Rahab in pieces, Who pierced the dragon?

Daniel 4:37

"Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise, exalt and honor the King of heaven, for all His works are true and His ways just, and He is able to humble those who walk in pride."

James 4:6

But He gives a greater grace Therefore it says, "GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE."

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