Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

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

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 astonished at his reproof. 12 He divideth the sea with his power, and by his understanding he smiteth through the proud. 13 By his spirit he hath garnished the heavens; his hand hath formed the crooked serpent.



Cross References

Isaiah 51:15

But I am the LORD thy God, that divided the sea, whose waves roared: The LORD of hosts is his name.

Jeremiah 31:35

Thus saith the LORD, which giveth the sun for a light by day, and the ordinances of the moon and of the stars for a light by night, which divideth the sea when the waves thereof roar; The LORD of hosts is his name:

Exodus 14:21-31

And Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and the LORD caused the sea to go back by a strong east wind all that night, and made the sea dry land, and the waters were divided.

Job 9:13

If God will not withdraw his anger, the proud helpers do stoop under him.

Job 12:13

With him is wisdom and strength, he hath counsel and understanding.

Job 40:11-12

Cast abroad the rage of thy wrath: and behold every one that is proud, and abase him.

Psalm 29:10

The LORD sitteth upon the flood; yea, the LORD sitteth King for ever.

Psalm 74:13

Thou didst divide the sea by thy strength: thou brakest the heads of the dragons in the waters.

Psalm 89:9-10

Thou rulest the raging of the sea: when the waves thereof arise, thou stillest them.

Psalm 93:3-4

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

Psalm 114:2-7

Judah was his sanctuary, and Israel his dominion.

Isaiah 2:12

For the day of the LORD of hosts shall be upon every one that is proud and lofty, and upon every one that is lifted up; and he shall be brought low:

Isaiah 51:9

Awake, awake, put on strength, O arm of the LORD; awake, as in the ancient days, in the generations of old. Art thou not it that hath cut Rahab, and wounded the dragon?

Daniel 4:37

Now I Nebuchadnezzar praise and extol and honour the King of heaven, all whose works are truth, and his ways judgment: and those that walk in pride he is able to abase.

James 4:6

But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble.

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