Job 8:8

“For enquire, I pray thee, of the former age, and prepare thyself to the search of their fathers:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For enquire, I pray thee, of the former age, and prepare thy selfe to the search of their fathers.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Please inquire of past generations, And consider the things searched out by their fathers.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For inquire, I pray thee, of the former age, And apply thyself to that which their fathers have searched out:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Put the question now to the past generations, and give attention to what has been searched out by their fathers:
- Basic English Bible

For inquire, I pray thee, of the former generation, and attend to the researches of their fathers;
- Darby Bible

For inquire, I pray thee, of the former age, and prepare thyself to the search of their fathers:
- Webster's Bible

Please inquire of past generations. Find out about the learning of their fathers.
- World English Bible

For, ask I pray thee of a former generation, And prepare to a search of their fathers,
- Youngs Literal Bible

For inquire, I pray thee, of the former generation, and apply thyself to that which their fathers have searched out--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 8:8


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


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