Job 16:4

“I also could speak as ye do: if your soul were in my soul's stead, I could heap up words against you, and shake mine head at you.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 16:4

I also could speake as yee doe: if your soule were in my soules stead, I could heape vp words against you, and shake mine head at you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I too could speak like you, If I were in your place. I could compose words against you And shake my head at you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I also could speak as ye do; If your soul were in my soul's stead, I could join words together against you, And shake my head at you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

It would not be hard for me to say such things if your souls were in my soul's place; joining words together against you, and shaking my head at you:
- Basic English Bible

I also could speak as ye: if your soul were in my soul's stead, I could join together words against you, and shake my head at you;
- Darby Bible

I also could speak as ye do: if your soul were in my soul's stead, I could heap up words against you, and shake my head at you.
- Webster's Bible

I also could speak as you do. If your soul were in my soul's place, I could join words together against you, and shake my head at you,
- World English Bible

I also, like you, might speak, If your soul were in my soul's stead. I might join against you with words, And nod at you with my head.
- Youngs Literal Bible

I also could speak as ye do; if your soul were in my soul's stead, I could join words together against you, and shake my head at you.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 16:4

Wesley's Notes for Job 16:4


16:2 Such things - These things are but vulgar and trivial. And so are all creatures, to a soul under deep conviction of sin, or the arrest of death.

16:3 End - When wilt thou put an end to these impertinent discourses? He retorts upon him his charge, chap.#15:2|,3.


Discussion for Job 16:4



 

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