Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

After this, Job began to speak and cursed the day he was born.

New American Standard Bible

Afterward Job opened his mouth and cursed the day of his birth.

King James Version

After this opened Job his mouth, and cursed his day.

International Standard Version

After this, Job spoke up solemnly, cursing the day he was born.

A Conservative Version

After this Job opened his mouth, and cursed his day.

American Standard Version

After this opened Job his mouth, and cursed his day.

Amplified

After this, Job opened his mouth and cursed his day (birthday).

Bible in Basic English

Then, opening his mouth, and cursing the day of his birth,

Darby Translation

After this, Job opened his mouth and cursed his day.

Julia Smith Translation

After this Job opened his mouth, and he will curse his day.

King James 2000

After this opened Job his mouth, and cursed his day.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{Afterward} Job opened his mouth and cursed his day.

Modern King James verseion

After this Job opened his mouth and cursed his day.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

After this, opened Job his mouth, and cursed his day,

NET Bible

After this Job opened his mouth and cursed the day he was born.

New Heart English Bible

After this Job opened his mouth, and cursed the day of his birth.

The Emphasized Bible

After this, opened Job his mouth, and cursed his day.

Webster

After this Job opened his mouth, and cursed his day.

World English Bible

After this Job opened his mouth, and cursed the day of his birth.

Youngs Literal Translation

After this hath Job opened his mouth, and revileth his day.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

פּתח 
Pathach 
Usage: 143

Job
איּוב 
'Iyowb 
Job
Usage: 17

and cursed
קלל 
Qalal 
Usage: 82

References

Easton

Day

Hastings

Job

Images Job 3:1

Prayers for Job 3:1

Context Readings

Job Regrets His Birth

1 After this, Job began to speak and cursed the day he was born. 2 He said:


Cross References

Job 1:11

But stretch out Your hand and strike everything he owns, and he will surely curse You to Your face.”

Job 1:22

Throughout all this Job did not sin or blame God for anything.

Job 2:5

But stretch out Your hand and strike his flesh and bones, and he will surely curse You to Your face.”

Job 2:9-10

His wife said to him, “Do you still retain your integrity? Curse God and die!”

Job 3:3

May the day I was born perish,
and the night when they said,
“A boy is conceived.”

Job 35:16

Job opens his mouth in vain
and multiplies words without knowledge.

Psalm 39:2-3

I was speechless and quiet;
I kept silent, even from speaking good,
and my pain intensified.

Psalm 106:33

for they embittered his spirit,
and he spoke rashly with his lips.

Jeremiah 20:14-15

May the day I was born
be cursed.
May the day my mother bore me
never be blessed.

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