Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

To satisfy the waste and desolate land And to make the seeds of grass to sprout?

King James Version

To satisfy the desolate and waste ground; and to cause the bud of the tender herb to spring forth?

Holman Bible

to satisfy the parched wasteland
and cause the grass to sprout?

International Standard Version

to satisfy a desolate and devastated desert, causing it to sprout vegetation?

A Conservative Version

to satisfy the waste and desolate [ground], and to cause the tender grass to spring forth?

American Standard Version

To satisfy the waste and desolate ground , And to cause the tender grass to spring forth?

Amplified

To satisfy the waste and desolate ground and to cause the tender grass to spring forth?

Bible in Basic English

To give water to the land where there is waste and destruction, and to make the dry land green with young grass?

Darby Translation

To satisfy the desolate and waste ground, and to cause the sprout of the grass to spring forth?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

to satisfy the desolate and waste ground and to cause the bud of the tender herb to spring forth?

Julia Smith Translation

To satisfy the desolation and burning, and to cause the springing up of the finding of the tender grass?

King James 2000

To satisfy the desolate and waste ground; and to cause the bud of the tender grass to spring forth?

Lexham Expanded Bible

to satisfy desert and wasteland, and to cause [the ground] to put forth [the] rising of grass?

Modern King James verseion

to satisfy the desolate and waste ground, and to cause the source of grass to spring forth?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

to make the grass grow in places where no body dwelleth, and in the wilderness where no man remaineth?

NET Bible

to satisfy a devastated and desolate land, and to cause it to sprout with vegetation?

New Heart English Bible

to satisfy the waste and desolate ground, to cause the tender grass to spring forth?

The Emphasized Bible

To satisfy the wild and the wilderness, to cause to spring forth the meadow of young grass?

Webster

To satisfy the desolate and waste ground; and to cause the bud of the tender herb to spring forth?

World English Bible

to satisfy the waste and desolate ground, to cause the tender grass to spring forth?

Youngs Literal Translation

To satisfy a desolate and waste place, And to cause to shoot up The produce of the tender grass?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To satisfy
שׂבע שׂבע 
Saba` 
Usage: 98

the desolate
שׁאה שׁואה שׁוא 
Show' 
Usage: 13

and waste
משׁאה משׁואה 
M@show'ah 
Usage: 3

ground and to cause the bud
מצא מוצא 
Mowtsa' 
Usage: 27

of the tender herb
דּשׁא 
Deshe' 
Usage: 15

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Yahweh Interrogates Job

26 To bring rain on a land without people, On a desert without a man in it, 27 To satisfy the waste and desolate land And to make the seeds of grass to sprout? 28 "Has the rain a father? Or who has begotten the drops of dew?


Cross References

Psalm 104:14

He causes the grass to grow for the cattle, And vegetation for the labor of man, So that he may bring forth food from the earth,

Psalm 107:35

He changes a wilderness into a pool of water And a dry land into springs of water;

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