Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

His thunder declares his presence; and tells the animals what is coming."

New American Standard Bible

"Its noise declares His presence; The cattle also, concerning what is coming up.

King James Version

The noise thereof sheweth concerning it, the cattle also concerning the vapour.

Holman Bible

The thunder declares His presence;
the cattle also, the approaching storm.

A Conservative Version

The noise of it tells concerning him. The cattle also concerning [the storm] that comes up.

American Standard Version

The noise thereof telleth concerning him, The cattle also concerning the storm that cometh up.


His thunderings speak [awesomely] concerning Him; the cattle are told of His coming storm.

Bible in Basic English

The thunder makes clear his passion, and the storm gives news of his wrath.

Darby Translation

His thundering declareth concerning him; the cattle even, concerning its coming.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The one gives news of the other; the one acquires wrath against the one that comes.

Julia Smith Translation

His thunder will announce concerning him, and the flock also concerning the going up.

King James 2000

The thunder thereof declares it, the cattle also, concerning the vapor.

Lexham Expanded Bible

His thundering tells about him; [the] livestock also [tell] {concerning what rises}.

Modern King James verseion

its thunder declares concerning Him, and the cattle, concerning what is coming.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The rising up thereof showeth he to his friends and to the cattle.

NET Bible

His thunder announces the coming storm, the cattle also, concerning the storm's approach.

New Heart English Bible

Its noise tells about him, and the livestock also concerning the storm that comes up.

The Emphasized Bible

His rolling thunder telleth concerning him, - The cattle, even, concerning him that is coming up.


The noise of it showeth concerning it, the cattle also concerning the vapor.

World English Bible

Its noise tells about him, and the livestock also concerning the storm that comes up.

Youngs Literal Translation

He sheweth by it to his friend substance, Anger against perversity.


Root Form
Usage: 3

Usage: 370

concerning it, the cattle
Usage: 76

Verse Info

Context Readings

Elihu Extols God's Greatness

32 His hands are covered with lightning that he commands to strike his designated target. 33 His thunder declares his presence; and tells the animals what is coming."

Cross References

Job 37:2

Listen carefully to his thundering voice; to the sound that rumbles from his mouth.

2 Samuel 22:14

The LORD roared from heaven! The Most High let his voice be heard!

1 Kings 18:41-45

After this, Elijah told Ahab, "Get up and have something to eat and drink, because there's the sound of a coming rainstorm."

Job 36:29

"Furthermore, can anyone understand cloud patterns, or the thundering in his pavilion?

Jeremiah 14:4-6

The ground is cracked, because there has been no rain in the land. The farmers are disappointed, and they cover their heads in shame.

Joel 1:18

Oh, how the livestock groan! The herds of cattle wander about because they have no pasture. Even flocks of sheep suffer!

Joel 2:22

Stop being afraid, beasts of the field, because the desert pastures will bloom, the trees will bear their fruit, and the fig tree and vine will deliver their wealth.

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