Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"For affliction does not come from the dust, Nor does trouble sprout from the ground,

King James Version

Although affliction cometh not forth of the dust, neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;

Holman Bible

For distress does not grow out of the soil, and trouble does not sprout from the ground.

International Standard Version

For wickedness doesn't crop up from dust, nor does trouble sprout out of the ground;

A Conservative Version

For affliction does not come forth from the dust, nor does trouble spring out of the ground,

American Standard Version

For affliction cometh not forth from the dust, Neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;

Amplified

For affliction comes not forth from the dust, neither does trouble spring forth out of the ground.

Bible in Basic English

For evil does not come out of the dust, or trouble out of the earth;

Darby Translation

For evil cometh not forth from the dust, neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For the iniquity does not come forth out of the dust; neither does chastisement spring up out of the ground;

Julia Smith Translation

For toil will not come forth from the dust, and labor will not spring up from the earth;

King James 2000

For affliction comes not forth from the dust, neither does trouble spring out of the ground;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Indeed, mischief does not come from the dust, and trouble does not sprout from the earth.

Modern King James verseion

For affliction does not come forth from the dust, nor does trouble spring up out of the ground;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"It is not the earth that bringeth forth travail, neither cometh sorrow out of the ground;

NET Bible

For evil does not come up from the dust, nor does trouble spring up from the ground,

New Heart English Bible

For affliction doesn't come forth from the dust, neither does trouble spring out of the ground;

New simplified Bible

Affliction does not come from the dust, and trouble does not sprout from the ground.

The Emphasized Bible

For sorrow, cometh not forth out of the dust, - nor, out of the ground, sprouteth trouble.

Webster

Although affliction cometh not forth from the dust, neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;

World English Bible

For affliction doesn't come forth from the dust, neither does trouble spring out of the ground;

Youngs Literal Translation

For sorrow cometh not forth from the dust, Nor from the ground springeth up misery.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out , ....forth , bring , come , proceed , go , depart ,
Usage: 1068

of the dust
עפר 
`aphar 
Usage: 110

צמח 
Tsamach 
Usage: 33

Context Readings

Eliphaz's Response Continues

5 "His harvest the hungry devour And take it to a place of thorns, And the schemer is eager for their wealth. 6 "For affliction does not come from the dust, Nor does trouble sprout from the ground, 7 For man is born for trouble, As sparks fly upward.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 32:27

Had I not feared the provocation by the enemy, That their adversaries would misjudge, That they would say, "Our hand is triumphant, And the LORD has not done all this."'

1 Samuel 6:9

"Watch, if it goes up by the way of its own territory to Beth-shemesh, then He has done us this great evil But if not, then we will know that it was not His hand that struck us; it happened to us by chance."

Job 34:29

When He keeps quiet, who then can condemn? And when He hides His face, who then can behold Him, That is, in regard to both nation and man?--

Psalm 90:7

For we have been consumed by Your anger And by Your wrath we have been dismayed.

Isaiah 45:7

The One forming light and creating darkness, Causing well-being and creating calamity; I am the LORD who does all these.

Lamentations 3:38

Is it not from the mouth of the Most High That both good and ill go forth?

Hosea 10:4

They speak mere words, With worthless oaths they make covenants; And judgment sprouts like poisonous weeds in the furrows of the field.

Amos 3:6

If a trumpet is blown in a city will not the people tremble? If a calamity occurs in a city has not the LORD done it?

Hebrews 12:15

See to it that no one comes short of the grace of God; that no root of bitterness springing up causes trouble, and by it many be defiled;



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