Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

You whose garments are hot,
When the land is still because of the south wind?

King James Version

How thy garments are warm, when he quieteth the earth by the south wind?

Holman Bible

You whose clothes get hot
when the south wind brings calm to the land,

International Standard Version

you whose garments are hot, even though the land is cooled by a south wind?

A Conservative Version

How thy garments are warm when the earth is still because of the south [wind]?

American Standard Version

How thy garments are warm, When the earth is still by reason of the south wind ?

Amplified


You whose garments are hot,
When He quiets the earth [in sultry summer] with the [oppressive] south wind?

Bible in Basic English

You, whose clothing is warm, when the earth is quiet because of the south wind,

Darby Translation

How thy garments become warm when he quieteth the earth by the south wind?

Julia Smith Translation

That thy garments are warm in quieting the earth from the south?

King James 2000

How your garments are warm, when he quiets the earth by the south wind?

Lexham Expanded Bible

[You] whose garments [are] hot, when [the] earth is being still because of [the] south wind,

Modern King James verseion

You whose clothes warm when He quiets the earth from the south wind?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And how thy clothes are warm, when the land is still through the South wind?

NET Bible

You, whose garments are hot when the earth is still because of the south wind,

New Heart English Bible

You whose clothing is warm, when the earth is still by reason of the south wind?

The Emphasized Bible

That thy garments should be hot when he quieteth the earth from the south?

Webster

How thy garments are warm, when he quieteth the earth by the south wind?

World English Bible

You whose clothing is warm, when the earth is still by reason of the south wind?

Youngs Literal Translation

How thy garments are warm, In the quieting of the earth from the south?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חם 
Cham 
Usage: 2

שׁקט 
Shaqat 
Usage: 41

the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

by the south
דּרום 
Darowm 
Usage: 17

References

Easton

Fausets

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Elihu Extols God's Majesty

16 “Do you know about the layers of the thick clouds,
The wonders of one perfect in knowledge,
17 You whose garments are hot,
When the land is still because of the south wind?
18 “Can you, with Him, spread out the skies,
Strong as a molten mirror?


Cross References

Job 6:17

“When they become waterless, they are silent,
When it is hot, they vanish from their place.

Job 38:31

“Can you bind the chains of the Pleiades,
Or loose the cords of Orion?

Psalm 147:18

He sends forth His word and melts them;
He causes His wind to blow and the waters to flow.

Luke 12:55

And when you see a south wind blowing, you say, ‘It will be a hot day,’ and it turns out that way.

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