Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

'Job speaks without knowledge, And his words are without wisdom.

King James Version

Job hath spoken without knowledge, and his words were without wisdom.

Holman Bible

“Job speaks without knowledge;
his words are without insight.”

International Standard Version

Job has been speaking from his own ignorance, and what he has to say lacks insight!

A Conservative Version

Job speaks without knowledge, and his words are without wisdom.

American Standard Version

Job speaketh without knowledge, And his words are without wisdom.

Amplified

That Job speaks without knowledge, and his words are without wisdom and insight.

Bible in Basic English

Job's words do not come from knowledge; they are not the fruit of wisdom.

Darby Translation

Job hath spoken without knowledge, and his words were not with intelligence.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Job has spoken without knowledge, and his words were without prudence.

Julia Smith Translation

Job will speak not with knowledge, and his word not with understanding.

King James 2000

Job has spoken without knowledge, and his words were without wisdom.

Lexham Expanded Bible

'Job speaks without knowledge, and his words [are] without insight.

Modern King James verseion

Job has spoken without knowledge, and his words were without wisdom.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

As for Job he hath neither spoken to the purpose nor wisely.

NET Bible

that Job speaks without knowledge and his words are without understanding.

New Heart English Bible

'Job speaks without knowledge. His words are without wisdom.'

The Emphasized Bible

Job, without knowledge, doth speak, and, his words, are not with discretion.

Webster

Job hath spoken without knowledge, and his words were without wisdom.

World English Bible

'Job speaks without knowledge. His words are without wisdom.'

Youngs Literal Translation

Job -- not with knowledge doth he speak, And his words are not with wisdom.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Job
איּוב 
'Iyowb 
Job
Usage: 17

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

and his words
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

References

Fausets

Job

Context Readings

Elihu Asserts God's Justice

34 "Men of understanding will say to me, And a wise man who hears me, 35 'Job speaks without knowledge, And his words are without wisdom. 36 'Job ought to be tried to the limit, Because he answers like wicked men.



Cross References

Job 35:16

So Job opens his mouth emptily; He multiplies words without knowledge."

Job 38:2

"Who is this that darkens counsel By words without knowledge?

Job 13:2

"What you know I also know; I am not inferior to you.

Job 15:2

"Should a wise man answer with windy knowledge And fill himself with the east wind?

Job 42:3

'Who is this that hides counsel without knowledge?' "Therefore I have declared that which I did not understand, Things too wonderful for me, which I did not know."

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