Job 6:17

“What time they wax warm, they vanish: when it is hot, they are consumed out of their place.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

What time they waxe warme, they vanish: when it is hot, they are consumed out of their place.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"When they become waterless, they are silent, When it is hot, they vanish from their place.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

What time they wax warm, they vanish; When it is hot, they are consumed out of their place.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Under the burning sun they are cut off, and come to nothing because of the heat.
- Basic English Bible

At the time they diminish, they are dried up; when heat affecteth them, they vanish from their place:
- Darby Bible

In the time when they become warm, they vanish: when it is hot, they are consumed out of their place.
- Webster's Bible

In the dry season, they vanish. When it is hot, they are consumed out of their place.
- World English Bible

By the time they are warm they have been cut off, By its being hot they have been Extinguished from their place.
- Youngs Literal Bible

What time they wax warm, they vanish, when it is hot, they are consumed out of their place.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 6:17


6:17 Warm - When the weather grows milder. Hot - In the hot season, when waters are most refreshing and necessary.


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