Parallel Verses

NET Bible

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

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;

Julia Smith Translation

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

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;

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 a place whose stones are sapphires and which contains dust of gold; 7 a hidden path no bird of prey knows -- no falcon's eye has spotted it. 8 Proud beasts have not set foot on it, and no lion has passed along it.


Cross References

Job 11:6

and reveal to you the secrets of wisdom -- for true wisdom has two sides -- so that you would know that God has forgiven some of your sins.

Job 28:21-23

For it has been hidden from the eyes of every living creature, and from the birds of the sky it has been concealed.

Job 38:19

"In what direction does light reside, and darkness, where is its place,

Job 38:24

In what direction is lightning dispersed, or the east winds scattered over the earth?

Romans 11:33

Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how fathomless his ways!

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