Job 40:20

“Surely the mountains bring him forth food, where all the beasts of the field play.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Surely the mountaines bring him foorth foode: where all the beasts of the field play.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Surely the mountains bring him food, And all the beasts of the field play there.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Surely the mountains bring him forth food, Where all the beasts of the field do play.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He takes the produce of the mountains, where all the beasts of the field are at play.
- Basic English Bible

For the mountains bring him forth food, where all the beasts of the field play.
- Darby Bible

Surely the mountains bring him forth food, where all the beasts of the field play.
- Webster's Bible

Surely the mountains produce food for him, where all the animals of the field play.
- World English Bible

For food do mountains bear for him, And all the beasts of the field play there.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Surely the mountains bring him forth food, and all the beasts of the field play there.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 40:20


40:20 Mountains - Though he lives most in the water, yet he often fetches his food from the land, and from the mountains or hills, which are nigh the river Nile. Play - They not only feed securely, but sport themselves by him, being taught by experience that he is gentle and harmless.


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