Job 6:6

“Can that which is unsavoury be eaten without salt? or is there any taste in the white of an egg?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Can that which is vnsauery, bee eaten without salt? or is there any taste in the white of an egge?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Can something tasteless be eaten without salt, Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Can that which hath no savor be eaten without salt? Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Will a man take food which has no taste without salt? or is there any taste in the soft substance of purslain?
- Basic English Bible

Shall that which is insipid be eaten without salt? Is there any taste in the white of an egg?
- Darby Bible

Can that which is unsavory be eaten without salt? or is there any taste in the white of an egg?
- Webster's Bible

Can that which has no flavor be eaten without salt? Or is there any taste in the white of an egg?
- World English Bible

Eaten is an insipid thing without salt? Is there sense in the drivel of dreams?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Can that which hath no savour be eaten without salt? or is there any taste in the juice of mallows?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 6:6


6:6 Can, &c. - Do men use to eat unsavoury meats with delight, or without complaint? Men commonly complain of their meat when it is but unsavoury, how much more when it is so bitter as mine is?


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