Job 8:7

“Though thy beginning was small, yet thy latter end should greatly increase.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 8:7

Though thy beginning was small, yet thy latter end should greatly increase.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Though your beginning was insignificant, Yet your end will increase greatly.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And though thy beginning was small, Yet thy latter end would greatly increase.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And though your start was small, your end will be very great.
- Basic English Bible

And though thy beginning was small, yet thine end shall be very great.
- Darby Bible

Though thy beginning was small, yet thy latter end would greatly increase.
- Webster's Bible

Though your beginning was small, yet your latter end would greatly increase.
- World English Bible

And thy beginning hath been small, And thy latter end is very great.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And though thy beginning was small, yet thy end should greatly increase.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 8:7

Wesley's Notes for Job 8:7


8:5 Betimes - Heb. rise early to seek him, if thou wouldest seek him speedily, early and diligently.

8:6 Habitation - The concerns of thy house and family; which thou hast got and managed with righteousness.

8:8 Search - Seriously and industriously search the ancient records.

8:9 We, &c. - But lately born, and therefore have but little knowledge and experience. We live not so long as they did, to make observations on the methods of Divine Providence.


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