Parallel Verses

Amplified

As for the earth, out of it comes bread, but underneath [its surface, down deep in the mine] there is blasting, turning it up as by fire.

New American Standard Bible

"The earth, from it comes food, And underneath it is turned up as fire.

King James Version

As for the earth, out of it cometh bread: and under it is turned up as it were fire.

Holman Bible

Food may come from the earth,
but below the surface the earth is transformed as by fire.

International Standard Version

"While the ground produces food, underneath it is torn up and burning hot,

A Conservative Version

As for the earth, out of it comes bread, and underneath it is turned up as it were by fire.

American Standard Version

As for the earth, out of it cometh bread; And underneath it is turned up as it were by fire.

Bible in Basic English

As for the earth, bread comes out of it; but under its face it is turned up as if by fire.

Darby Translation

As for the earth, out of it cometh bread, and underneath it is turned up as by fire;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Land out of which bread comes forth, and underneath it shall be as if it were converted in fire.

Julia Smith Translation

The earth, from it will come forth bread, and under it was turned as fire.

King James 2000

As for the earth, out of it comes bread: but under it is turned up as it were fire.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[As for the] earth, from it comes food, but underneath it, it is turned up as [by] fire.

Modern King James verseion

As to the earth, out of it comes bread; and underneath it is turned up like fire.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He bringeth food out of the earth, and that which is under, consumeth he with fire.

NET Bible

The earth, from which food comes, is overturned below as though by fire;

New Heart English Bible

As for the earth, out of it comes bread; Underneath it is turned up as it were by fire.

The Emphasized Bible

As for the earth, out of it, cometh forth bread, and, under it, is upturned, as it were fire;

Webster

As for the earth, out of it cometh bread: and under it is turned up as it were fire.

World English Bible

As for the earth, out of it comes bread; Underneath it is turned up as it were by fire.

Youngs Literal Translation

The earth! from it cometh forth bread, And its under-part is turned like fire.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
As for the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

out of it cometh
יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

and under it is turned up
הפך 
Haphak 
Usage: 94

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Job's Discourse On Wisdom

4 Men break open shafts away from where people sojourn, in places forgotten by [human] foot; and [descend into them], hanging afar from men, they swing or flit to and fro. 5 As for the earth, out of it comes bread, but underneath [its surface, down deep in the mine] there is blasting, turning it up as by fire. 6 Its stones are the bed of sapphires; it holds dust of gold [which he wins].


Cross References

Genesis 1:11-12

And God said, Let the earth put forth [tender] vegetation: plants yielding seed and fruit trees yielding fruit whose seed is in itself, each according to its kind, upon the earth. And it was so.

Genesis 1:29

And God said, See, I have given you every plant yielding seed that is on the face of all the land and every tree with seed in its fruit; you shall have them for food.

Psalm 104:14-15

He causes vegetation to grow for the cattle, and all that the earth produces for man to cultivate, that he may bring forth food out of the earth -- "

Isaiah 28:25-29

When he has leveled its surface, does he not cast abroad [the seed of] dill or fennel and scatter cummin [a seasoning], and put the wheat in rows, and barley in its intended place, and spelt [an inferior kind of wheat] as the border?

Ezekiel 28:13-14

You were in Eden, the garden of God; every precious stone was your covering, the carnelian, topaz, jasper, chrysolite, beryl, onyx, sapphire, carbuncle, and emerald; and your settings and your sockets and engravings were wrought in gold. On the day that you were created they were prepared.

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