Job 35:16



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

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

King James Version

Therefore doth Job open his mouth in vain; he multiplieth words without knowledge.

International Standard Version

When he began speaking, he communicated only worthlessness; he added words upon words without knowing anything."

A Conservative Version

so Job opens his mouth in vanity. He multiplies words without knowledge.

American Standard Version

Therefore doth Job open his mouth in vanity; He multiplieth words without knowledge.

Amplified

Job uselessly opens his mouth and multiplies words without knowledge [drawing the worthless conclusion that the righteous have no more advantage than the wicked].

Bible in Basic English

And Job's mouth is open wide to give out what is of no profit, increasing words without knowledge.

Darby Translation

For Job hath opened his mouth in vanity, and made words abundant without knowledge.

Holman Bible

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

therefore, Job opened his mouth in vain and multiplied words without knowledge.

Julia Smith Translation

And Job will open his mouth in vain; he will bind together words without knowledge.

King James 2000

Therefore does Job open his mouth in vain; he multiplies words without knowledge.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{therefore} Job opens his mouth in empty talk-- without knowledge he multiplies words."

Modern King James verseion

even Job opens his mouth in vanity; he multiplies words without knowledge.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therefore hath Job opened his mouth but in vain, and foolishly hath he made so many words."

NET Bible

So Job opens his mouth to no purpose; without knowledge he multiplies words."

New Heart English Bible

Therefore Job opens his mouth with empty talk, and he multiplies words without knowledge."

New simplified Bible

Job opens his mouth in empty talk. He multiplies words without knowledge.

The Emphasized Bible

Thus, Job, vainly openeth his mouth, Without knowledge, he multiplieth words.

Webster

Therefore doth Job open his mouth in vain; he multiplieth words without knowledge.

World English Bible

Therefore Job opens his mouth with empty talk, and he multiplies words without knowledge."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Job with vanity doth open his mouth, Without knowledge words he multiplieth.

Interlinear

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

פּצה 
Patsah 
Usage: 15

פּה 
Peh 
Usage: 497

in vain
הבל הבל 
hebel 
Usage: 73

כּבר 
Kabar 
Usage: 1

מלּה מלּה 
Millah 
Usage: 38

בּלי 
B@liy 
not, without, un..., lack of, so that no, corruption
Usage: 56

Context Readings

Elihu Condemns Job

15 "And now, because He has not visited in His anger, Nor has He acknowledged transgression well, 16 So Job opens his mouth emptily; He multiplies words without knowledge."



Cross References

Job 38:2

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

Job 3:1

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

Job 33:2

"Behold now, I open my mouth, My tongue in my mouth speaks.

Job 33:8-12

"Surely you have spoken in my hearing, And I have heard the sound of your words:

Job 34:35-37

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



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