JOB 18:11



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“Terrors shall make him afraid on every side, and shall drive him to his feet.”

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Job 18:11 Translation & Meaning

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Terrors בַלָּה֑וֹת Alarm; hence, destruction Terrors
shall make him afraid בִּֽעֲתֻ֣הוּ To fear make afraid
on every side, סָ֭בִיב (as noun) a circle, neighbour, or environs; but chiefly (as adverb, with or without preposition) around every side
and shall drive וֶהֱפִיצֻ֥הוּ To dash in pieces, literally or figuratively (especially to disperse) drive
him to his feet. לְרַגְלָֽיו׃ A foot (as used in walking); by implication, a step; by euphemistically the pudenda feet

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  • 9  The gin shall take him by the heel, and the robber shall prevail against him.

  • 10  The snare is laid for him in the ground, and a trap for him in the way.

  • 11  Terrors shall make him afraid on every side, and shall drive him to his feet.

  • 12  His strength shall be hungerbitten, and destruction shall be ready at his side.

  • 13  It shall devour the strength of his skin: even the firstborn of death shall devour his strength.


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