JOB 15:24



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“Trouble and anguish shall make him afraid; they shall prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle.”

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Job 15:24 Translation & Meaning

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Trouble צַ֣ר Narrow Trouble
and anguish וּמְצוּקָ֑ה Narrowness, i.e., (figuratively) trouble anguish
shall make him afraid; יְֽ֭בַעֲתֻהוּ To fear make afraid
they shall prevail against תִּ֝תְקְפֵ֗הוּ To overpower prevail against
him, as a king כְּמֶ֤לֶךְ׀ A king king
ready עָתִ֬יד Prepared; by implication, skilful; feminine plural the future; also treasure ready
to the battle. לַכִּידֽוֹר׃ Perhaps tumult battle

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  • 22  He believeth not that he shall return out of darkness, and he is waited for of the sword.

  • 23  He wandereth abroad for bread, saying, Where is it? he knoweth that the day of darkness is ready at his hand.

  • 24  Trouble and anguish shall make him afraid; they shall prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle.

  • 25  For he stretcheth out his hand against God, and strengtheneth himself against the Almighty.

  • 26  He runneth upon him, even on his neck, upon the thick bosses of his bucklers:


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