Parallel Verses

King James Version

Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days; and caused the dayspring to know his place;

New American Standard Bible

"Have you ever in your life commanded the morning, And caused the dawn to know its place,

Holman Bible

Have you ever in your life commanded the morning or assigned the dawn its place,

International Standard Version

"Have you ever commanded the morning at any time during your life? Do you know where the dawn lives,

A Conservative Version

Have thou commanded the morning since thy days [began], [and] caused the dayspring to know its place

American Standard Version

Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days began , And caused the dayspring to know its place;

Amplified

Have you commanded the morning since your days began and caused the dawn to know its place,

Bible in Basic English

Have you, from your earliest days, given orders to the morning, or made the dawn conscious of its place;

Darby Translation

Hast thou since thy days commanded the morning? hast thou caused the dawn to know its place,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days? Hast thou shown the dayspring its place,

Julia Smith Translation

In thy days didst thou command the morning? and didst thou make the dawning know its place?

King James 2000

Have you commanded the morning since your days began; and caused the dawn to know its place;

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Have you {ever in your life} commanded [the] morning? Have you made the dawn know its place,

Modern King James verseion

Have you commanded the morning from your days, and caused the dawn to know its place,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Hast thou given the morning his charge, as soon as thou wast born, and showed the day spring his place,

NET Bible

Have you ever in your life commanded the morning, or made the dawn know its place,

New Heart English Bible

"Have you commanded the morning in your days, and caused the dawn to know its place;

The Emphasized Bible

Since thy days began hast thou commanded the morning? or caused the dawn to know its place;

Webster

Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days; and caused the day-spring to know its place;

World English Bible

"Have you commanded the morning in your days, and caused the dawn to know its place;

Youngs Literal Translation

Hast thou commanded morning since thy days? Causest thou the dawn to know its place?

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
צוה 
Tsavah 
Usage: 494

the morning
בּקר 
Boqer 
Usage: 214

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

and caused the dayspring
שׁחר 
Shachar 
Usage: 24

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Yahweh Interrogates Job

11 And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed? 12 Hast thou commanded the morning since thy days; and caused the dayspring to know his place; 13 That it might take hold of the ends of the earth, that the wicked might be shaken out of it?


Cross References

Psalm 74:16

The day is thine, the night also is thine: thou hast prepared the light and the sun.

Genesis 1:5

And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And the evening and the morning were the first day.

Job 8:9

(For we are but of yesterday, and know nothing, because our days upon earth are a shadow:)

Job 15:7

Art thou the first man that was born? or wast thou made before the hills?

Job 38:4

Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? declare, if thou hast understanding.

Job 38:21

Knowest thou it, because thou wast then born? or because the number of thy days is great?

Psalm 136:7-8

To him that made great lights: for his mercy endureth for ever:

Psalm 148:3-5

Praise ye him, sun and moon: praise him, all ye stars of light.

Luke 1:78

Through the tender mercy of our God; whereby the dayspring from on high hath visited us,

2 Peter 1:19

We have also a more sure word of prophecy; whereunto ye do well that ye take heed, as unto a light that shineth in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the day star arise in your hearts:



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