Job 30:9

“And now am I their song, yea I am their by-word.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

And now am I their song, yea, I am their byword.
- King James Version

"And now I have become their taunt, I have even become a byword to them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And now I am become their song, Yea, I am a byword unto them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And now I have become their song, and I am a word of shame to them.
- Basic English Bible

And now I am their song, yea, I am their byword.
- Darby Bible

And now I am their song, yes, I am their by-word.
- Webster's Bible

Now I have become their song. Yes, I am a byword to them.
- World English Bible

And now, their song I have been, And I am to them for a byword.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And now I am become their song, yea, I am a byword unto them.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Job 30

  • AJ
    Its funny how reading peoples comments; i hear condescending, and judgement. No one is perfect. Job was a faith man, God bet on him. I wish i was a fraction of a man he was, we all can keep striving to be faithful servants that God instructs us to be. by helping each other.
  • RT
    Proof that they didn't have black skin, Job was covered in dark scabs from his disease a
  • Joseph Gugu
    what troubles us much when we are passing through hardship is reason why God allow this to us
  • Ahuwa Chiamaka
    In any situationwefind ourselves we should rely on God for help because others can look down on us.
  • Skyler
    I love god so much
  • Maxann
    In Job 30:31 what was Job complaining about?

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