Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

And his anger burned against his three friends because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.

King James Version

Also against his three friends was his wrath kindled, because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.

Holman Bible

He was also angry at Job’s three friends because they had failed to refute him and yet had condemned him.

International Standard Version

Furthermore, he was furious with his three friends because they had not answered Job, but instead had condemned him.

A Conservative Version

His anger was also kindled against his three friends because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.

American Standard Version

Also against his three friends was his wrath kindled, because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.

Amplified

Elihu’s anger burned against Job’s three friends because they had found no answer [and were unable to determine Job’s error], and yet they had condemned Job and declared him to be in the wrong [and responsible for his own afflictions].

Bible in Basic English

And he was angry with his three friends, because they had been unable to give him an answer, and had not made Job's sin clear.

Darby Translation

and against his three friends was his anger kindled, because they found no answer, and yet condemned Job.

Julia Smith Translation

And against his three friends was his anger kindled, because they, found not an answer, and they will condemn Job.

King James 2000

Also against his three friends was his wrath aroused, because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and {he became angry} at his three friends because they had not found an answer, and they had declared Job guilty.

Modern King James verseion

Also his wrath was kindled against his three friends, because they had found no answer and had condemned Job.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And with Job's three friends he was angry also, because they had found no reasonable answer to overcome him.

NET Bible

With Job's three friends he was also angry, because they could not find an answer, and so declared Job guilty.

New Heart English Bible

Also his wrath was kindled against his three friends, because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.

The Emphasized Bible

and, against his three friends, was kindled his anger, - because that they found not a response, and condemned God.

Webster

Also against his three friends was his wrath kindled, because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.

World English Bible

Also his wrath was kindled against his three friends, because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.

Youngs Literal Translation

and against his three friends hath his anger burned, because that they have not found an answer, and condemn Job.

Interlinear

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

מצא 
Matsa' 
Usage: 455

no answer
מענה 
Ma`aneh 
Usage: 8

רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 34

References

Fausets

Hastings

Job

Context Readings

Elihu Rebukes Job And His Three Friends

2 But the anger of Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite, of the family of Ram burned; against Job his anger burned because he justified himself before God. 3 And his anger burned against his three friends because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job. 4 Now Elihu had waited to speak to Job because they were years older than he.


Cross References

Job 8:6

If you are pure and upright,
Surely now He would rouse Himself for you
And restore your righteous estate.

Job 15:34

“For the company of the godless is barren,
And fire consumes the tents of the corrupt.

Job 22:5-30

“Is not your wickedness great,
And your iniquities without end?

Job 24:25

“Now if it is not so, who can prove me a liar,
And make my speech worthless?”

Job 25:2-6

Dominion and awe belong to Him
Who establishes peace in His heights.

Job 26:2-4

“What a help you are to the weak!
How you have saved the arm without strength!

Job 32:1

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

Acts 24:5

For we have found this man a real pest and a fellow who stirs up dissension among all the Jews throughout the world, and a ringleader of the sect of the Nazarenes.

Acts 24:13

Nor can they prove to you the charges of which they now accuse me.

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