Parallel Verses

King James 2000

To cause it to rain on the earth, where no man is; on the wilderness, in which there is no man;

New American Standard Bible

To bring rain on a land without people,
On a desert without a man in it,

King James Version

To cause it to rain on the earth, where no man is; on the wilderness, wherein there is no man;

Holman Bible

to bring rain on an uninhabited land,
on a desert with no human life,

International Standard Version

to bring rain upon a land without inhabitants, a desert in which no human beings live,

A Conservative Version

to cause it to rain on a land where no man is, on the wilderness, in which there is no man,

American Standard Version

To cause it to rain on a land where no man is; On the wilderness, wherein there is no man;

Amplified


To bring rain on the uninhabited land,
And on the desert where no man lives,

Bible in Basic English

Causing rain to come on a land where no man is living, on the waste land which has no people;

Darby Translation

To cause it to rain on the earth, where no one is; on the wilderness wherein there is not a man;

Julia Smith Translation

To cause it to rain upon the earth, not a man; the wilderness not a man in it?

Lexham Expanded Bible

to bring rain on a land {where no one lives}, a desert {where no humans live},

Modern King James verseion

to cause rain to fall on the earth where no man is, a wilderness and no man in it;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that it watereth and moistureth the dry and barren ground:

NET Bible

to cause it to rain on an uninhabited land, a desert where there are no human beings,

New Heart English Bible

To cause it to rain on a land where no man is; on the wilderness, in which there is no man;

The Emphasized Bible

To give rain over the no-man's land, the desert, where no son of earth is;

Webster

To cause it to rain on the earth, where no man is; on the wilderness in which there is no man;

World English Bible

To cause it to rain on a land where no man is; on the wilderness, in which there is no man;

Youngs Literal Translation

To cause it to rain on a land -- no man, A wilderness -- no man in it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To cause it to rain
מטר 
Matar 
Usage: 17

on the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

where no man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

is on the wilderness
מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

Context Readings

Yahweh Interrogates Job

25 Who has divided a channel for the overflowing of waters, or a way for the lightning of thunder; 26  To cause it to rain on the earth, where no man is; on the wilderness, in which there is no man; 27 To satisfy the desolate and waste ground; and to cause the bud of the tender grass to spring forth?


Cross References

Psalm 107:35

He turns the wilderness into a pool of water, and dry ground into water springs.

Job 36:27

For he makes small the drops of water: they pour down rain according to its vapor:

Psalm 104:10-14

He sends the springs into the valleys, which run among the hills.

Psalm 147:8-9

Who covers the heaven with clouds, who prepares rain for the earth, who makes grass to grow upon the mountains.

Isaiah 35:1-2

The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad for them; and the desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose.

Isaiah 41:18-19

I will open rivers in high places, and fountains in the midst of the valleys: I will make the wilderness a pool of water, and the dry land springs of water.

Isaiah 43:19-20

Behold, I will do a new thing; now it shall spring forth; shall you not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert.

Jeremiah 14:22

Are there any among the idols of the nations that can cause rain? or can the heavens give showers? are not you he, O LORD our God? therefore we will wait upon you: for you have made all these things.

Hebrews 6:7-8

For the earth which drinks in the rain that comes often upon it, and brings forth plants fit for them by whom it is cultivated, receives blessing from God:

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