Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"Is it by your understanding that the hawk flies, spreading its wings toward the south?

New American Standard Bible

"Is it by your understanding that the hawk soars, Stretching his wings toward the south?

King James Version

Doth the hawk fly by thy wisdom, and stretch her wings toward the south?

Holman Bible

Does the hawk take flight by your understanding
and spread its wings to the south?

A Conservative Version

Is it by thy wisdom that the hawk soars, (and) stretches her wings toward the south?

American Standard Version

Is it by thy wisdom that the hawk soareth, (And) stretcheth her wings toward the south?

Amplified

Is it by your wisdom [Job] that the hawk soars and stretches her wings toward the south [as winter approaches]?

Bible in Basic English

Is it through your knowledge that the hawk takes his flight, stretching out his wings to the south?

Darby Translation

Doth the hawk fly by thine intelligence, and stretch his wings toward the south?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Does the hawk fly by thy industry and stretch her wings toward the south?

Julia Smith Translation

From thy understanding will the hawk mount upwards? will it stretch its wings to the south?

King James 2000

Does the hawk fly by your wisdom, and stretch her wings toward the south?

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Does [the] hawk soar by your wisdom? Does it spread its wings to [the] south?

Modern King James verseion

Does the hawk soar by your understanding? Will he spread his wings toward the south?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Cometh it through thy wisdom, that the Goshawk flyeth toward the South?

NET Bible

"Is it by your understanding that the hawk soars, and spreads its wings toward the south?

New Heart English Bible

"Is it by your wisdom that the hawk soars, and stretches her wings toward the south?

The Emphasized Bible

Is it, by thine understanding, that the Bird of Passage betaketh him to his pinions? spreadeth out his wings to the south?

Webster

Doth the hawk fly by thy wisdom, and stretch her wings towards the south?

World English Bible

"Is it by your wisdom that the hawk soars, and stretches her wings toward the south?

Youngs Literal Translation

By thine understanding flieth a hawk? Spreadeth he his wings to the south?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Doth the hawk
נץ 
Nets 
Usage: 4

fly
H82
אבר 
'abar 
fly
Usage: 1

by thy wisdom
בּינה 
Biynah 
Usage: 38

כּנף 
Kanaph 
Usage: 109

References

American

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

The Birds Of Prey

25 When the trumpet blasts he'll neigh, "Aha! Aha!' From a distance he can sense war, the war cry of generals, and their shouting." 26 "Is it by your understanding that the hawk flies, spreading its wings toward the south? 27 Does the eagle soar high at your command and build its nest on the highest crags?



Cross References

Leviticus 16:11

"Aaron is then to bring the bull for a sin offering for himself, thus making atonement for himself and his household. He is to slaughter the ox for himself.

Deuteronomy 14:15

the ostrich, night hawk, seagull, any kind of falcon,

Song of Songs 2:12

Blossoms have appeared in the land. The season of songbirds has arrived, and cooing of turtledoves is heard in our land.

Jeremiah 8:7

Even the stork in the sky knows its seasons, and the dove, the swallow, and the crane observe the time for migration. But my people don't know the requirements of the LORD.

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