Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

A beaten path the birds knew not, and the vulture's eye scanned it not:

New American Standard Bible

“The path no bird of prey knows,
Nor has the falcon’s eye caught sight of it.

King James Version

There is a path which no fowl knoweth, and which the vulture's eye hath not seen:

Holman Bible

No bird of prey knows that path;
no falcon’s eye has seen it.

International Standard Version

a place where birds of prey never fly, and the eyes of the falcon have never seen.

A Conservative Version

No bird of prey knows that path, nor has the falcon's eye seen it.

American Standard Version

That path no bird of prey knoweth, Neither hath the falcon's eye seen it:

Amplified


“The path [deep within] no bird of prey knows,
And the falcon’s eye has not caught sight of it.

Bible in Basic English

No bird has knowledge of it, and the hawk's eye has never seen it.

Darby Translation

It is a path no bird of prey knoweth, and the vulture's eye hath not seen it;

King James 2000

There is a path which no fowl knows, and which the falcon's eye has not seen:

Lexham Expanded Bible

"[It is] a path a bird of prey does not know and [the] black kite's eye has not seen.

Modern King James verseion

There is a path which no bird knows, nor has the vulture's eye caught sight of it;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There is a way also that the birds know not, that no vulture's eye hath seen;

NET Bible

a hidden path no bird of prey knows -- no falcon's eye has spotted it.

New Heart English Bible

That path no bird of prey knows, neither has the falcon's eye seen it.

The Emphasized Bible

A path, the vulture hath not discerned, nor hath the eye of the hawk scanned it;

Webster

There is a path which no fowl knoweth, and which the vultur's eye hath not seen:

World English Bible

That path no bird of prey knows, neither has the falcon's eye seen it.

Youngs Literal Translation

A path -- not known it hath a ravenous fowl, Nor scorched it hath an eye of the kite,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
There is a path
נתבה נתיבה נתיב 
Nathiyb 
Usage: 26

which no fowl
עיט 
`ayit 
Usage: 8

and which the vulture's
איּה 
'ayah 
Usage: 3

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Job's Discourse On Wisdom

6 Its stones the place of the sapphire, and dust gold to it 7 A beaten path the birds knew not, and the vulture's eye scanned it not: 8 The sons of pride trod it not, and the lion passed not by upon it.


Cross References

Job 11:6

And he shall announce to thee hidden things of wisdom, for they are the double for understanding. And know thou that God will set to thee from thine iniquity.

Job 28:21-23

And being hid from the eyes of all living, and covered from the birds of the heavens.

Job 38:19

Where the way light shall dwell? and darkness, where its place?

Job 38:24

Where that way the light will divide, it will scatter the east wind upon the earth?

Romans 11:33

O the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! his judgments how unsearchable, and his ways not traced out!

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