Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"His sneezes flash forth light, And his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

King James Version

By his neesings a light doth shine, and his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

Holman Bible

His snorting flashes with light, while his eyes are like the rays of dawn.

International Standard Version

"His snorting releases flashes of light; his eyes are like the rays of the dawn.

A Conservative Version

His sneezings flash forth light, and his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

American Standard Version

His sneezings flash forth light, And his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

Amplified

His sneezings flash forth light, and his eyes are like the [reddish] eyelids of the dawn.

Bible in Basic English

His sneezings give out flames, and his eyes are like the eyes of the dawn.

Darby Translation

His sneezings flash light, and his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

By his sneezings lights are lit, and his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

Julia Smith Translation

His sneezings a light will shine, and his eyes as the eyelashes of the dawning of day.

King James 2000

By his sneezings a light flashes, and his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Its snorting flashes forth light, and its eyes [are] {red like dawn}.

Modern King James verseion

His sneezings flash forth light, and his eyes are like the eyelids of the dawn.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

His sneezing is like a glistering fire, and his eyes like the morning shine.

NET Bible

Its snorting throws out flashes of light; its eyes are like the red glow of dawn.

New Heart English Bible

His sneezing flashes out light. His eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

The Emphasized Bible

His sneezings, flash forth light, and, his eyes, are like the eyelashes of the dawn;

Webster

His sneezings flash light, and his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

World English Bible

His sneezing flashes out light. His eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

Youngs Literal Translation

His sneezings cause light to shine, And his eyes are as the eyelids of the dawn.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עטישׁה 
`atiyshah 
Usage: 1

אור 
'owr 
Usage: 122

and his eyes
עין 
`ayin 
Usage: 372

עפעף 
`aph`aph 
Usage: 10

References

American

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

The Lord Continues: Can You Conquer Leviathan, Job?

17 "They are joined one to another; They clasp each other and cannot be separated. 18 "His sneezes flash forth light, And his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning. 19 "Out of his mouth go burning torches; Sparks of fire leap forth.



Cross References

Job 3:9

"Let the stars of its twilight be darkened; Let it wait for light but have none, And let it not see the breaking dawn;

Revelation 1:14

His head and His hair were white like white wool, like snow; and His eyes were like a flame of fire.

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