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Bible in Basic English

Iron is taken out of the earth, and stone is changed into brass by the fire.

New American Standard Bible

“Iron is taken from the dust,
And copper is smelted from rock.

King James Version

Iron is taken out of the earth, and brass is molten out of the stone.

Holman Bible

Iron is taken from the ground,
and copper is smelted from ore.

International Standard Version

Iron is taken from the ground; and copper is smelted from ore.

A Conservative Version

Iron is taken out of the earth, and copper is molten out of the stone.

American Standard Version

Iron is taken out of the earth, And copper is molten out of the stone.

Amplified


“Iron is taken out of the earth,
And copper is smelted from the stone ore.

Darby Translation

Iron is taken out of the dust, and copper is molten out of the stone.

Julia Smith Translation

Iron shall be taken from the dust, and stone will pour out brass.

King James 2000

Iron is taken out of the earth, and copper is smelted out of the ore.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Iron is taken from dust, and he pours out copper [from] ore.

Modern King James verseion

Iron is taken out of the earth, and bronze is melted out of the stone.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

where iron is digged out of the ground, and stones resolved to metal.

NET Bible

Iron is taken from the ground, and rock is poured out as copper.

New Heart English Bible

Iron is taken out of the earth, and copper is smelted out of the ore.

The Emphasized Bible

Iron, out of the ore, is taken, and, stone, poureth out copper;

Webster

Iron is taken out of the earth, and brass is melted out of the stone.

World English Bible

Iron is taken out of the earth, and copper is smelted out of the ore.

Youngs Literal Translation

Iron from the dust is taken, And from the firm stone brass.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּרזל 
Barzel 
Usage: 76

is taken
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

out of the earth
עפר 
`aphar 
Usage: 110

and brass
נחשׁה נחוּשׁה 
N@chuwshah 
Usage: 10

is molten
צוּק 
Tsuwq 
Usage: 3

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Job's Discourse On Wisdom

1 Truly there is a mine for silver, and a place where gold is washed out. 2 Iron is taken out of the earth, and stone is changed into brass by the fire. 3 Man puts an end to the dark, searching out to the farthest limit the stones of the deep places of the dark.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 8:9

Where there will be bread for you in full measure and you will be in need of nothing; a land where the very stones are iron and from whose hills you may get copper.

Genesis 4:22

And Zillah gave birth to Tubal-cain, who is the father of every maker of cutting instruments of brass and iron: and the sister of Tubal-cain was Naamah.

Numbers 31:22

But gold and silver and brass and iron and tin and lead,

1 Chronicles 22:14

Now see, poor though I am, I have got ready for the house of the Lord a hundred thousand talents of gold and a million talents of silver; and a weight of brass and iron greater than may be measured; and wood and stone have I made ready, and you may put more to it.

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