Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Surely there is a mine for silver, And a place for gold which they refine.

New American Standard Bible

“Surely there is a mine for silver
And a place where they refine gold.

King James Version

Surely there is a vein for the silver, and a place for gold where they fine it.

Holman Bible

Surely there is a mine for silver
and a place where gold is refined.

International Standard Version

"Surely there are mines for silver and places where gold is refined.

A Conservative Version

Surely there is a mine for silver, and a place for gold which they refine.

Amplified

“Surely there is a mine for silver,
And a place where they refine gold.

Bible in Basic English

Truly there is a mine for silver, and a place where gold is washed out.

Darby Translation

Surely there is a vein for the silver, and a place for gold which they refine;

Julia Smith Translation

For there is a going forth for silver, and a place for gold they will purify it

King James 2000

Surely there is a vein for the silver, and a place for gold where they refine it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Indeed, there is a mine for silver and a place {for gold to be refined}.

Modern King James verseion

Surely there is a mine for the silver, and a place where they refine gold.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There are places were silver is molten, and where gold is tried;

NET Bible

"Surely there is a mine for silver, and a place where gold is refined.

New Heart English Bible

"Surely there is a mine for silver, and a place for gold which they refine.

The Emphasized Bible

Though there is, for silver, a vein, and a place for the gold they refine;

Webster

Surely there is a vein for the silver, and a place for gold where they fine it.

World English Bible

"Surely there is a mine for silver, and a place for gold which they refine.

Youngs Literal Translation

Surely there is for silver a source, And a place for the gold they refine;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ישׁ 
Yesh 
is, be, have, there,
Usage: 135

there is a vein
מצא מוצא 
Mowtsa' 
Usage: 27

for the silver
כּסף 
Keceph 
Usage: 403

and a place
מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

זהב 
Zahab 
Usage: 390

זקק 
Zaqaq 
Usage: 7

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Job's Discourse On Wisdom

1 Surely there is a mine for silver, And a place for gold which they refine. 2 Iron is taken out of the earth, And copper is molten out of the stone.


Cross References

Genesis 2:11-12

The name of the first is Pishon: that is it which compasseth the whole land of Havilah, where there is gold;

Genesis 23:15

My lord, hearken unto me. A piece of land worth four hundred shekels of silver, what is that betwixt me and thee? Bury therefore thy dead.

Genesis 24:22

And it came to pass, as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden ring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold,

1 Kings 7:48-50

And Solomon made all the vessels that were in the house of Jehovah: the golden altar, and the table whereupon the showbread was, of gold;

1 Kings 10:21

And all king Solomon's drinking vessels were of gold, and all the vessels of the house of the forest of Lebanon were of pure gold: none were of silver; it was nothing accounted of in the days of Solomon.

1 Chronicles 29:2-5

Now I have prepared with all my might for the house of my God the gold for the things of gold, and the silver for the things of'silver, and the brass for the things of brass, the iron for the things of iron, and wood for the things of wood; onyx stones, and'stones to be set, stones for inlaid work, and of divers colors, and all manner of precious stones, and marble stones in abundance.

Psalm 12:6

The words of Jehovah are pure words; As silver tried in a furnace on the earth, Purified seven times.

Proverbs 17:3

The refining pot is for silver, and the furnace for gold; But Jehovah trieth the hearts.

Proverbs 27:21

The refining pot is for silver, and the furnace for gold; And a man is tried by his praise.

Isaiah 48:10

Behold, I have refined thee, but not as silver; I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

Zechariah 13:9

And I will bring the third part into the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will try them as gold is tried. They shall call on my name, and I will hear them: I will say, It is my people; and they shall say, Jehovah is my God.

Malachi 3:2-3

But who can abide the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appeareth? for he is like a refiner's fire, and like fuller's soap:

1 Peter 1:7

that the proof of your faith, being more precious than gold that perisheth though it is proved by fire, may be found unto praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ:

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