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- Job 38:36
KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)
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“Who hath put wisdom in the inward parts? or who hath given understanding to the heart?”
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Job 38:36 Translation & Meaning
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|KJV Verse ||Original Hebrew ||Meaning/ Definition |
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|“Who” ||מִי ||Who? (occasionally, by a peculiar idiom, of things); also (indefinitely) whoever; often used in oblique construction with prefix or suffix ||Who |
|“hath put” ||שָׁ֭ת ||To place (in a very wide application) || put |
|“wisdom” ||חָכְמָ֑ה ||Wisdom (in a good sense) ||wisdom |
|“in the inward parts?” ||בַּטֻּח֣וֹת ||(in the plural only) the kidneys (as being covered); hence (figuratively) the inmost thought || inward parts |
|“or” ||א֤וֹ ||Desire (and so probably in Proverbs 31:4); hence (by way of alternative) or, also if ||or |
|“who” ||מִֽי ||Who? (occasionally, by a peculiar idiom, of things); also (indefinitely) whoever; often used in oblique construction with prefix or suffix ||who |
|“hath given” ||נָתַ֖ן ||To give, used with greatest latitude of application (put, make, etc.) || given |
|“understanding” ||בִינָֽה׃ ||Understanding ||understanding |
|“to the heart?” ||לַשֶּׂ֣כְוִי ||Observant, i.e., (concretely) the mind || heart |
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