JOB 38:30

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“The waters are hid as with a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.”

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Job 38:30 Translation & Meaning

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The waters מַ֣יִם Water; figuratively, juice; by euphemism, urine, semen waters
are hid יִתְחַבָּ֑אוּ To secrete are hid
as a stone, כָּ֭אֶבֶן A stone stone
with (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
and the face וּפְנֵ֥י The face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.) face
of the deep תְ֝ה֗וֹם An abyss (as a surging mass of water), especially the deep (the main sea or the subterranean watersupply) deep
is frozen. יִתְלַכָּֽדוּ׃ To catch (in a net, trap or pit); generally, to capture or occupy; also to choose (by lot); figuratively, to cohere frozen

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  • 28  Hath the rain a father? or who hath begotten the drops of dew?

  • 29  Out of whose womb came the ice? and the hoary frost of heaven, who hath gendered it?

  • 30  The waters are hid as with a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.

  • 31  Canst thou bind the sweet influences of Pleiades, or loose the bands of Orion?

  • 32  Canst thou bring forth Mazzaroth in his season? or canst thou guide Arcturus with his sons?




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