Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

The caravans of Tema looked, The companies of Sheba waited for them.

New American Standard Bible

"The caravans of Tema looked, The travelers of Sheba hoped for them.

King James Version

The troops of Tema looked, the companies of Sheba waited for them.

Holman Bible

The caravans of Tema look for these streams.
The traveling merchants of Sheba hope for them.

International Standard Version

Travelers from Tema search intently; caravans from Sheba hope to find them.

A Conservative Version

The caravans of Tema looked, the companies of Sheba waited for them.

Amplified

The caravans of Tema looked [for water], the companies of Sheba waited for them [in vain].

Bible in Basic English

The camel-trains of Tema were searching with care, the bands of Sheba were waiting for them:

Darby Translation

The caravans of Tema looked, the companies of Sheba counted on them:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The travelers of Tema looked; the traveling companies of Sheba waited for them.

Julia Smith Translation

Behold the paths of Tema; the goings of Sheba, wait ye for them.

King James 2000

The caravans of Tema looked, the travelers of Sheba waited for them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The caravans of Tema looked; the traveling merchants of Sheba hope for them.

Modern King James verseion

The troops of Tema looked; the companies of Sheba hoped for them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Consider the paths of Tema, and the ways of Sheba, wherein they have put their trust.

NET Bible

The caravans of Tema looked intently for these streams; the traveling merchants of Sheba hoped for them.

New Heart English Bible

The caravans of Tema looked. The companies of Sheba waited for them.

The Emphasized Bible

The caravans of Tema looked about, the travelling companies of Sheba, hoped for them:

Webster

The troops of Tema looked, the companies of Sheba waited for them.

World English Bible

The caravans of Tema looked. The companies of Sheba waited for them.

Youngs Literal Translation

Passengers of Tema looked expectingly, Travellers of Sheba hoped for them.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ארח 
'orach 
Usage: 59

of Tema
תּמא תּימא 
Teyma' 
Usage: 5

נבט 
Nabat 
Usage: 69

the companies
הליכה 
Haliykah 
Usage: 6

of Sheba
שׁבא 
Sh@ba' 
Usage: 23

קוה 
Qavah 
Usage: 49

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Job's Second Speech: A Response To Eliphaz

18 The caravans that travel by the way of them turn aside; They go up into the waste, and perish. 19 The caravans of Tema looked, The companies of Sheba waited for them. 20 They were put to shame because they had hoped; They came thither, and were confounded.



Cross References

Genesis 25:15

Hadad, and Tema, Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah.

Isaiah 21:14

Unto him that was thirsty they brought water; the inhabitants of the land of Tema did meet the fugitives with their bread.

Jeremiah 25:23

Dedan, and Tema, and Buz, and all that have the corners of their hair cut off;

1 Kings 10:1

And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon concerning the name of Jehovah, she came to prove him with hard questions.

Genesis 10:7

And the sons of Cush: Seba, and Havilah, and Sabtah, and Raamah, and Sabteca; and the sons of Raamah: Sheba, and Dedan.

Genesis 25:3

And Jokshan begat Sheba, and Dedan. And the sons of Dedan were Asshurim, and Letushim, and Leummim.

Psalm 72:10

The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall render tribute: The kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts.

Ezekiel 27:22-23

The traffickers of Sheba and Raamah, they were thy traffickers; they traded for thy wares with the chief of all spices, and with all precious stones, and gold.

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