Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“He thrives before the sun,
And his shoots spread out over his garden.

King James Version

He is green before the sun, and his branch shooteth forth in his garden.

Holman Bible

He is a well-watered plant in the sunshine;
his shoots spread out over his garden.

International Standard Version

He is a fresh sapling planted in the sunlight, spreading out its branches over its garden.

A Conservative Version

He is green before the sun, and his shoots go forth over his garden.

American Standard Version

He is green before the sun, And his shoots go forth over his garden.

Amplified


“He thrives and prospers [like a green plant] before the sun,
And his branches spread out over his garden.

Bible in Basic English

He is full of strength before the sun, and his branches go out over his garden.

Darby Translation

He is full of sap before the sun, and his sprout shooteth forth over his garden;

Julia Smith Translation

It was moist before the sun, and its sprout will come forth upon his garden.

King James 2000

He grows green in the sun, and his branch shoots forth in his garden.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He [is] {thriving} {before} the sun, and his plant shoots spread over his garden.

Modern King James verseion

He is moist before the sun, and his branches shoot forth in his garden.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Oftentimes, a thing doth flourish, and men think that it may abide the sunshine. It shooteth forth the branches in its garden,

NET Bible

He is a well-watered plant in the sun, its shoots spread over its garden.

New Heart English Bible

He is green before the sun. His shoots go forth over his garden.

The Emphasized Bible

Full of moisture he is, before the sun, and, over his garden, his shoot goeth forth:

Webster

He is green before the sun, and his branch shooteth forth in his garden.

World English Bible

He is green before the sun. His shoots go forth over his garden.

Youngs Literal Translation

Green he is before the sun, And over his garden his branch goeth out.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He is green
רטב 
Ratob 
Usage: 1

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

the sun
שׁמשׁ 
Shemesh 
Usage: 134

and his branch
יונקת 
Yowneqeth 
Usage: 6

יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Bildad's First Response To Job

15 He shall lean upon his house, but it shall not stand; he shall hold it fast, but it shall not endure. 16 “He thrives before the sun,
And his shoots spread out over his garden.
17 his roots weave themselves around a spring and secure themselves even in a stony place.



Cross References

Psalm 80:11

She sent out her boughs unto the sea and her branches unto the river.

Job 5:3

I have seen the foolish taking root, but at the same time I cursed his habitation.

Job 21:7-15

Why do the wicked live and become old and even increase in riches?

Psalm 37:35-36

Resh I have seen the wicked in great power and spreading himself like a green bay tree.

Psalm 73:3-12

For I became angry against the foolish when I saw the peace of the wicked.

Jeremiah 11:16

The LORD called thy name, A green olive tree, beautiful in fruit and in appearance. At the voice of a great word he caused fire to be kindled upon it, and they broke her branches.

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