Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Its stones are the place of sapphires, and it has dust of gold.

New American Standard Bible

“Its rocks are the source of sapphires,
And its dust contains gold.

King James Version

The stones of it are the place of sapphires: and it hath dust of gold.

Holman Bible

Its rocks are a source of sapphire,
containing flecks of gold.

International Standard Version

where stones are sapphire and gold dust can be found,

A Conservative Version

The stones of it are the place of sapphires, and it has dust of gold.

American Standard Version

The stones thereof are the place of sapphires, And it hath dust of gold.

Amplified


“Its stones are the bed of sapphires;
It holds dust of gold.

Darby Translation

The stones of it are the place of sapphires, and it hath dust of gold.

Julia Smith Translation

Its stones the place of the sapphire, and dust gold to it

King James 2000

The stones of it are the place of sapphires: and it has dust of gold.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Its stones [are the] place of sapphire, and [the] earthen dirt {has} gold.

Modern King James verseion

Its stones are the place of sapphires; and it has dust of gold.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There is found a place, whose stones are clean Sapphires, and where the clots of the earth are gold.

NET Bible

a place whose stones are sapphires and which contains dust of gold;

New Heart English Bible

Sapphires come from its rocks. It has dust of gold.

The Emphasized Bible

The place of sapphires, are the stones thereof, and it hath, nuggets of gold: -

Webster

The stones of it are the place of sapphires: and it hath dust of gold.

World English Bible

Sapphires come from its rocks. It has dust of gold.

Youngs Literal Translation

A place of the sapphire are its stones, And it hath dust of gold.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of it are the place
מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

ספּיר 
Cappiyr 
Usage: 11

and it hath dust
עפר 
`aphar 
Usage: 110

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Job's Discourse On Wisdom

5 As for the earth, bread comes out of it; but under its face it is turned up as if by fire. 6 Its stones are the place of sapphires, and it has dust of gold. 7 No bird has knowledge of it, and the hawk's eye has never seen it.


Cross References

Exodus 24:10

And they saw the God of Israel; and under his feet there was, as it seemed, a jewelled floor, clear as the heavens.

Job 28:16

It may not be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the onyx of great price, or the sapphire.

Song of Songs 5:14

His hands are as rings of gold ornamented with beryl-stones; his body is as a smooth plate of ivory covered with sapphires.

Isaiah 54:11

O troubled one, storm-crushed, uncomforted! see, your stones will be framed in fair colours, and your bases will be sapphires.

Revelation 21:19

The bases of the wall of the town had ornaments of all sorts of beautiful stones. The first base was jasper; the second, sapphire; the third, chalcedony; the fourth, emerald;

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