Job 22:8

“But as for the mighty man, he had the earth; and the honourable man dwelt in it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But as for the mightie man, hee had the earth, and the honourable man dwelt in it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But the earth belongs to the mighty man, And the honorable man dwells in it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But as for the mighty man, he had the earth; And the honorable man, he dwelt in it.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For it was the man with power who had the land, and the man with an honoured name who was living in it.
- Basic English Bible

But the powerful man, he had the land; and the man of high rank dwelt in it.
- Darby Bible

But as for the mighty man, he had the earth; and the honorable man dwelt in it.
- Webster's Bible

But as for the mighty man, he had the earth. The honorable man, he lived in it.
- World English Bible

As to the man of arm -- he hath the earth, And the accepted of face -- he dwelleth in it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And as a mighty man, who hath the earth, and as a man of rank, who dwelleth in it,
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 22:8


22:8 Dwelt - Either by thy sentence or permission, he had a peaceable and sure possession of it, whether he had right to it, or no.


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