Parallel Verses

King James 2000

The waters harden like a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.

New American Standard Bible

“Water becomes hard like stone,
And the surface of the deep is imprisoned.

King James Version

The waters are hid as with a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.

Holman Bible

when water becomes as hard as stone,
and the surface of the watery depths is frozen?

International Standard Version

when water solidifies like stone and the surface of the deepest sea freezes?

A Conservative Version

The waters hide themselves [and become] like stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.

American Standard Version

The waters hide themselves and become like stone, And the face of the deep is frozen.

Amplified


“Water becomes like stone [and hides itself],
And the surface of the deep is frozen and imprisoned.

Bible in Basic English

The waters are joined together, hard as a stone, and the face of the deep is covered.

Darby Translation

When the waters lie hidden as in stone, and the face of the deep holdeth fast together.

Julia Smith Translation

The waters shall be hid as a stone, and the face of the depth will be taken.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Like stone [the] waters become hard, and [the] faces of the deep freeze.

Modern King James verseion

The waters are hidden like stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

That the waters are as hard as stones, and lie congealed above the deep.

NET Bible

when the waters become hard like stone, when the surface of the deep is frozen solid?

New Heart English Bible

The waters become hard like stone, when the surface of the deep is frozen.

The Emphasized Bible

Like a stone, are the waters congealed, and, the face of the roaring deep, becometh firm!

Webster

The waters are hid as with a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.

World English Bible

The waters become hard like stone, when the surface of the deep is frozen.

Youngs Literal Translation

As a stone waters are hidden, And the face of the deep is captured.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חבא 
Chaba' 
Usage: 33

and the face
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

of the deep
תּהם תּהום 
T@howm 
Usage: 36

Context Readings

Yahweh Interrogates Job

29 Out of whose womb came the ice? and the frost from heaven, who has given it birth? 30  The waters harden like a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen. 31 Can you bind the cluster of Pleiades, or loose the bands of Orion?


Cross References

Job 37:10

By the breath of God ice is given: and the broad waters are frozen.

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