Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

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

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.

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 Pillars of the heavens do tremble, And they wonder because of His rebuke. 12 By His power He hath quieted the sea, And by His understanding smitten the proud. 13 By His Spirit the heavens He beautified, Formed hath His hand the fleeing serpent.



Cross References

Isaiah 51:15

And I am Jehovah thy God, Quieting the sea, when its billows roar, Jehovah of Hosts is His name.

Jeremiah 31:35

Thus said Jehovah, Who is giving the sun for a light by day, The statutes of moon and stars for a light by night, Quieting the sea when its billows roar, Jehovah of Hosts is His name:

Exodus 14:21-31

And Moses stretcheth out his hand towards the sea, and Jehovah causeth the sea to go on by a strong east wind all the night, and maketh the sea become dry ground, and the waters are cleaved,

Job 9:13

God doth not turn back His anger, Under Him bowed have proud helpers.

Job 12:13

With Him are wisdom and might, To him are counsel and understanding.

Job 40:11-12

Scatter abroad the wrath of thine anger, And see every proud one, and make him low.

Psalm 29:10

Jehovah on the deluge hath sat, And Jehovah sitteth king -- to the age,

Psalm 74:13

Thou hast broken by Thy strength a sea -monster, Thou hast shivered Heads of dragons by the waters,

Psalm 89:9-10

Thou art ruler over the pride of the sea, In the lifting up of its billows Thou dost restrain them.

Psalm 93:3-4

Floods have lifted up, O Jehovah, Floods have lifted up their voice, Floods lift up their breakers.

Psalm 114:2-7

Judah became His sanctuary, Israel his dominion.

Isaiah 2:12

For a day is to Jehovah of Hosts, For every proud and high one, And for every lifted up and low one,

Isaiah 51:9

Awake, awake, put on strength, O arm of Jehovah, Awake, as in days of old, generations of the ages, Art not Thou it that is hewing down Rahab, Piercing a dragon!

Daniel 4:37

Now, I, Nebuchadnezzar, am praising and exalting and honouring the King of the heavens, for all His works are truth, and His paths judgment, and those walking in pride He is able to humble.'

James 4:6

and greater grace he doth give, wherefore he saith, 'God against proud ones doth set Himself up, and to lowly ones He doth give grace?'

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