Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

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

Amplified


“[As for] the earth, out of it comes food,
But underneath [its surface, down deep] it is turned over as 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;

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 The torrent broke out from the sojourner; being forgotten of the foot, they were weak, they wandered from men. 5 The earth, from it will come forth bread, and under it was turned as fire. 6 Its stones the place of the sapphire, and dust gold to it


Cross References

Genesis 1:11-12

And God will say the earth shall bring forth the tender grass, and the green herb bearing seed, and the fruit tree making fruit according to its kind, in which is the seed in it upon the earth: and it shall be so.

Genesis 1:29

And God will say, Lo, I gave to you every green herb scattering seed which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree in which is the fruit of a tree scattering seed; to you it shall be for food.

Psalm 104:14-15

Causing grass to spring up for the cattle, and the green herb for the service of man, to bring forth bread from the earth:

Isaiah 28:25-29

Did he not make level its face and disperse the fennel flower, and he will scatter the cummin, and he set the wheat in order, and designated the barley, and the spilt in his bound?

Ezekiel 28:13-14

Thou wert in Eden the garden of God: every precious stone thy covering, the ruby, the topaz, the onyx, the chrysolite, the sardonyx and the jasper, the sapphire, the carbuncle and the emerald, and gold: the work of thy drums and thy pipes were prepared in thee in the day of thy being created.

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain