Job 41:19

“Out of his mouth go burning lamps, and sparks of fire leap out.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Out of his mouth goe burning lampes, and sparkes of fire leape out.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Out of his mouth go burning torches; Sparks of fire leap forth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Out of his mouth go burning torches, And sparks of fire leap forth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Out of his mouth go burning lights, and flames of fire are jumping up.
- Basic English Bible

Out of his mouth go forth flames; sparks of fire leap out:
- Darby Bible

Out of his mouth go burning lamps, and sparks of fire dart forth.
- Webster's Bible

Out of his mouth go burning torches. Sparks of fire leap forth.
- World English Bible

Out of his mouth do flames go, sparks of fire escape.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(41:11) Out of his mouth go burning torches, and sparks of fire leap forth.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 41:19


41:19 Lamps - This also better agrees with the crocodile, which breathes like the river - horse, of which ancient authors affirm, that his nostrils are very large, and he breathes forth a fiery smoke like that of a furnace.


Discussion for Job 41:19

  • I think this means it actualy breathed fire, and their are some studies and evidence behing uncovered that shows their could have been fire breathing dinosaurs.

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