Job 38:11

“And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and heere shall thy proud waues be stayed.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And I said, 'Thus far you shall come, but no farther; And here shall your proud waves stop'?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further; And here shall thy proud waves be stayed?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And said, So far you may come, and no farther; and here the pride of your waves will be stopped?
- Basic English Bible

And said, Hitherto shalt thou come and no further, and here shall thy proud waves be stayed?
- Darby Bible

And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed.
- Webster's Bible

and said, 'Here you may come, but no further. Here your proud waves shall be stayed?'
- World English Bible

And say, `Hitherto come thou, and add not, And a command is placed On the pride of thy billows.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And said: 'Thus far shalt thou come, but no further; and here shall thy proud waves be stayed'?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Job 38:11

  • Gideon Akpodido Etakefe for verse 11
    It means God can N will place a limit or stop how far the devil think he can terrorize us and the devils pride is stayed.And can not go futher than God allows him to go.Amen

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