Job 27:21

“The east wind carrieth him away, and he departeth: and as a storm hurleth him out of his place.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The East winde carieth him away, and he departeth: and as a storme hurleth him out of his place.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The east wind carries him away, and he is gone, For it whirls him away from his place.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The east wind carrieth him away, and he departeth; And it sweepeth him out of his place.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The east wind takes him up and he is gone; he is forced violently out of his place.
- Basic English Bible

The east wind carrieth him away and he is gone; and as a storm it hurleth him out of his place.
- Darby Bible

The east wind carrieth him away, and he departeth: and as a storm hurleth him out of his place.
- Webster's Bible

The east wind carries him away, and he departs. It sweeps him out of his place.
- World English Bible

Take him up doth an east wind, and he goeth, And it frighteneth him from his place,
- Youngs Literal Bible

The east wind carrieth him away, and he departeth; and it sweepeth him out of his place.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 27:21


27:21 East - wind - Some terrible judgment, fitly compared to the east - wind, which in those parts was most vehement, and pernicious. Carrieth him - Out of his palace wherein he expected to dwell forever; whence he shall be carried either by an enemy, or by death.


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