Parallel Verses

World English Bible

So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

New American Standard Bible

Then these three men ceased answering Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

King James Version

So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

Holman Bible

So these three men quit answering Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

International Standard Version

These three men stopped responding to Job, because he was claiming to be righteous, in his own opinion.

A Conservative Version

So these three men ceased to answer Job because he was righteous in his own eyes.

American Standard Version

So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

Amplified

So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was [rigidly] righteous (upright and in right standing with God) in his own eyes. [But there was a fifth man there also.]

Bible in Basic English

So these three men gave no more answers to Job, because he seemed to himself to be right.

Darby Translation

And these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So these three men ceased to answer Job because he was righteous in his own eyes.

Julia Smith Translation

And these three men will cease from answering Job, for he is just in his eyes.

King James 2000

So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then these three men ceased from answering Job because he [was] righteous in his [own] eyes.

Modern King James verseion

And these three men ceased from answering Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So these three men would strive no more with Job, because he held himself a righteous man.

NET Bible

So these three men refused to answer Job further, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

New Heart English Bible

So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

The Emphasized Bible

So these three men ceased to respond to Job, because, he, was righteous in their eyes.

Webster

So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

Youngs Literal Translation

And these three men cease from answering Job, for he is righteous in his own eyes,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁלשׁה שׁלושׁה שׁלשׁ שׁלושׁ 
Shalowsh 
Usage: 430

men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

שׁבת 
Shabath 
Usage: 71

to answer
ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

Job
איּוב 
'Iyowb 
Job
Usage: 17

צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

References

Fausets

Job

Hastings

Job

Context Readings

Elihu Rebukes Job And His Three Friends

1 So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes. 2 Then the wrath of Elihu the son of Barachel, the Buzite, of the family of Ram, was kindled against Job. His wrath was kindled because he justified himself rather than God.


Cross References

Job 10:7

Although you know that I am not wicked, there is no one who can deliver out of your hand.

Job 33:9

'I am clean, without disobedience. I am innocent, neither is there iniquity in me.

Job 6:29

Please return. Let there be no injustice. Yes, return again. My cause is righteous.

Job 10:2

I will tell God, 'Do not condemn me. Show me why you contend with me.

Job 13:15

Behold, he will kill me. I have no hope. Nevertheless, I will maintain my ways before him.

Job 23:7

There the upright might reason with him, so I should be delivered forever from my judge.

Job 27:4-6

surely my lips shall not speak unrighteousness, neither shall my tongue utter deceit.

Job 29:11-17

For when the ear heard me, then it blessed me; and when the eye saw me, it commended me:

Job 31:1-40

"I made a covenant with my eyes, how then should I look lustfully at a young woman?

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