Job 6:18

“The paths of their way are turned aside; they go to nothing, and perish.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The pathes of their way are turned aside; they goe to nothing, and perish.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The paths of their course wind along, They go up into nothing and perish.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The caravans `that travel' by the way of them turn aside; They go up into the waste, and perish.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The camel-trains go out of their way; they go up into the waste and come to destruction.
- Basic English Bible

They wind about in the paths of their course, they go off into the waste and perish.
- Darby Bible

The paths of their way are turned aside; they go to nothing, and perish.
- Webster's Bible

The caravans that travel beside them turn aside. They go up into the waste, and perish.
- World English Bible

Turn aside do the paths of their way, They ascend into emptiness, and are lost.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The paths of their way do wind, they go up into the waste, and are lost.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 6:18


6:18 Perish - They are gone out of their channel, flowing hither and thither, 'till they are quite consumed.


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