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Job 2:5 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— But put forth thy hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will renounce thee to thy face.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— But put forth thine hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will curse thee to thy face.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “However, put forth Your hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh; he will curse You to Your face.”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— But put forth thy hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will curse thee to thy face.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— but put forth thy hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, [and see] if he will not curse thee to thy face!
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— In very deed, put forth, I pray thee thy hand, and smite unto his bone, and unto his flesh,—verily, unto thy face, will he curse thee.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Yet, put forth, I pray Thee, Thy hand, and strike unto his bone and unto his flesh—if not: unto Thy face he doth bless Thee!'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— But put forth thy hand, and touch his bone and his flesh, and then thou shalt see that he will bless thee to thy face.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— But put foorth thine hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will curse thee to thy face.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Nay, but put forth thine hand, and touch his bones and his flesh: verily he will bless thee to [thy] face.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— But put forth thine hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will curse thee to thy face.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
But 199
{0199} Prime
אוּלָם
'uwlam
{oo-lawm'}
Apparently a variation of H0194; however or on the contrary.
put forth 7971
{7971} Prime
שָׁלַח
shalach
{shaw-lakh'}
A primitive root; to send away, for, or out (in a great variety of applications).
z8798
<8798> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 2847
thine hand 3027
{3027} Prime
יָד
yad
{yawd}
A primitive word; a hand (the open one (indicating power, means, direction, etc.), in distinction from H3709, the closed one); used (as noun, adverb, etc.) in a great variety of applications, both literally and figuratively, both proximate and remote.
now, x4994
(4994) Complement
נָא
na'
{naw}
A primitive particle of incitement and entreaty, which may usually be rendered I pray, now or then; added mostly to verbs (in the imperative or future), or to interjections, occasionally to an adverb or conjugation.
and touch 5060
{5060} Prime
נגע
naga`
{naw-gah'}
A primitive root; properly to touch, that is, lay the hand upon (for any purpose; euphemistically, to lie with a woman); by implication to reach (figuratively to arrive, acquire); violently, to strike (punish, defeat, destroy, etc.).
z8798
<8798> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 2847
x413
(0413) Complement
אֵל
'el
{ale}
(Used only in the shortened constructive form (the second form)); a primitive particle, properly denoting motion towards, but occasionally used of a quiescent position, that is, near, with or among; often in general, to.
his bone 6106
{6106} Prime
עֶצֶם
`etsem
{eh'-tsem}
From H6105; a bone (as strong); by extension the body; figuratively the substance, that is, (as pronoun) selfsame.
and his flesh, 1320
{1320} Prime
בָּשָׂר
basar
{baw-sawr'}
From H1319; flesh (from its freshness); by extension body, person; also (by euphemism) the pudenda of a man.
and x518
(0518) Complement
אִם
'im
{eem}
A primitive particle; used very widely as demonstrative, lo!; interrogitive, whether?; or conditional, if, although; also Oh that!, when; hence as a negative, not.
he will curse 1288
{1288} Prime
בּרךְ
barak
{baw-rak'}
A primitive root; to kneel; by implication to bless God (as an act of adoration), and (vice-versa) man (as a benefit); also (by euphemism) to curse (God or the king, as treason).
z8762
<8762> Grammar
Stem - Piel (See H8840)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 2447
thee to x413
(0413) Complement
אֵל
'el
{ale}
(Used only in the shortened constructive form (the second form)); a primitive particle, properly denoting motion towards, but occasionally used of a quiescent position, that is, near, with or among; often in general, to.
thy face. 6440
{6440} Prime
פָּנִים
paniym
{paw-neem'}
Plural (but always used as a singular) of an unused noun (פָּנֶה paneh, {paw-neh'}; from H6437); 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.).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Job 2:1-6.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Job 2:5

But put forth thine hand now, and touch his (f) bone and his flesh, and he will curse thee to thy face.

(f) Meaning, his own person.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
put forth:

Job 1:11 But put forth thine hand now, and touch all that he hath, and he will curse thee to thy face.
Job 19:20-21 My bone cleaveth to my skin and to my flesh, and I am escaped with the skin of my teeth. ... Have pity upon me, have pity upon me, O ye my friends; for the hand of God hath touched me.
1 Chronicles 21:17 And David said unto God, [Is it] not I [that] commanded the people to be numbered? even I it is that have sinned and done evil indeed; but [as for] these sheep, what have they done? let thine hand, I pray thee, O LORD my God, be on me, and on my father's house; but not on thy people, that they should be plagued.
Psalms 32:3-4 When I kept silence, my bones waxed old through my roaring all the day long. ... For day and night thy hand was heavy upon me: my moisture is turned into the drought of summer. Selah.
Psalms 38:2-7 For thine arrows stick fast in me, and thy hand presseth me sore. ... For my loins are filled with a loathsome [disease]: and [there is] no soundness in my flesh.
Psalms 39:10 Remove thy stroke away from me: I am consumed by the blow of thine hand.

He will curse:

Job 2:9 Then said his wife unto him, Dost thou still retain thine integrity? curse God, and die.
Job 1:5 And it was so, when the days of [their] feasting were gone about, that Job sent and sanctified them, and rose up early in the morning, and offered burnt offerings [according] to the number of them all: for Job said, It may be that my sons have sinned, and cursed God in their hearts. Thus did Job continually.
Job 1:11 But put forth thine hand now, and touch all that he hath, and he will curse thee to thy face.
Leviticus 24:15 And thou shalt speak unto the children of Israel, saying, Whosoever curseth his God shall bear his sin.
Isaiah 8:21 And they shall pass through it, hardly bestead and hungry: and it shall come to pass, that when they shall be hungry, they shall fret themselves, and curse their king and their God, and look upward.
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Lv 24:15. 1Ch 21:17. Jb 1:5, 11; 2:9; 19:20. Ps 32:3; 38:2; 39:10. Is 8:21.

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