Job 29:21

“Unto me men gave ear, and waited, and kept silence at my counsel.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 29:21

Unto me men gaue eare, and waited, and kept silence at my counsell.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"To me they listened and waited, And kept silent for my counsel.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Unto me men gave ear, and waited, And kept silence for my counsel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Men gave ear to me, waiting and keeping quiet for my suggestions.
- Basic English Bible

Unto me they listened, and waited, and kept silence for my counsel:
- Darby Bible

To me men gave ear, and waited, and kept silence at my counsel.
- Webster's Bible

Men listened to me, waited, and kept silence for my counsel.
- World English Bible

To me they have hearkened, Yea, they wait, and are silent for my counsel.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Unto me men gave ear, and waited, and kept silence for my counsel.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 29:21

Wesley's Notes for Job 29:21


29:20 Glory - My reputation was growing every day. Bow - My strength which is signified by a bow, #Gen 49:24 1Sam 2:4|, because in ancient times the bow and arrows were the principal instruments of war.

29:22 Dropped - As the rain, which when it comes down gently upon the earth, is most acceptable and beneficial to it.


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