Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it broke forth, as if it had issued out of the womb?

New American Standard Bible

“Or who enclosed the sea with doors
When, bursting forth, it went out from the womb;

King James Version

Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it brake forth, as if it had issued out of the womb?

Holman Bible

Who enclosed the sea behind doors
when it burst from the womb,

International Standard Version

"Who enclosed the sea with limits when it gushed out of the womb,

A Conservative Version

Or [who] shut up the sea with doors when it broke forth, [like] it had issued out of the womb,

American Standard Version

Or who'shut up the sea with doors, When it brake forth, as if it had issued out of the womb;

Amplified


“Or who enclosed the sea with doors
When it burst forth and went out of the womb;

Bible in Basic English

Or where were you when the sea came to birth, pushing out from its secret place;

Darby Translation

And who shut up the sea with doors, when it burst forth, issuing out of the womb?

Julia Smith Translation

And he will hedge in the sea with doors in its breaking forth, going forth from the womb.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Or [who] shut [the] sea in with doors at its bursting, [when] it went out of [the] womb,

Modern King James verseion

Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it broke forth as it came from the womb?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Who shut the sea with doors, when it brake forth as a child out of his mother's womb?

NET Bible

"Who shut up the sea with doors when it burst forth, coming out of the womb,

New Heart English Bible

"Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it broke forth from the womb,

The Emphasized Bible

Or who shut in, with double doors, the sea, when, bursting out of the womb, it came forth;

Webster

Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it broke forth, as if it had issued out of the womb?

World English Bible

"Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it broke forth from the womb,

Youngs Literal Translation

And He shutteth up with doors the sea, In its coming forth, from the womb it goeth out.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Or who shut up
שׂכך סכך 
Cakak 
Usage: 23

the sea
ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

with doors
דּלת 
Deleth 
Usage: 88

גּח גּיח 
Giyach 
Usage: 6

as if it had issued out
יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Yahweh Interrogates Job

7 When the morning stars sang together, and all the sons of God shouted for joy? 8  Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it broke forth, as if it had issued out of the womb? 9 When I made the clouds its garment, and thick darkness its swaddling band,


Cross References

Genesis 1:9

And God said, Let the waters under the heaven be gathered together unto one place, and let the dry land appear: and it was so.

Jeremiah 5:22

Fear you not me? says the LORD: will you not tremble at my presence, who has placed the sand for the bound of the sea by a perpetual decree, that it cannot pass it: and though its waves toss themselves, yet can they not prevail; though they roar, yet can they not pass over it?

Psalm 33:7

He gathers the waters of the sea together as a heap: he lays up the depth in storehouses.

Proverbs 8:29

When he gave to the sea his decree, that the waters should not pass his command: when he appointed the foundations of the earth:

Job 38:10

And prescribed bounds for it, and set bars and doors,

Psalm 104:8-9

They go up by the mountains; they go down by the valleys unto the place which you have founded for them.

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