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Job 20:7 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Yet he shall perish for ever like his own dung: They that have seen him shall say, Where is he?
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— [Yet] he shall perish for ever like his own dung: they which have seen him shall say, Where [is] he?
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— He perishes forever like his refuse; Those who have seen him will say, ‘Where is he?’
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— [Yet] he shall perish for ever like his own dung: they who have seen him shall say, Where [is] he?
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Like his own dung doth he perish for ever; they which have seen him shall say, Where is he?
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Like his own stubble, shall he utterly perish, They who had seen him, shall say, Where is he?
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— As his own dung for ever he doth perish, His beholders say: 'Where [is] he?'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— In the end he shall be destroyed like a dunghill, and they that had seen him, shall say: Where is he?
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— [Yet] he shall perish for euer, like his owne doung: they which haue seene him, shall say, Where [is] he?
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— For when he shall seem to be now established, then he shall utterly perish: and they that knew him shall say, Where is he?
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— [Yet] he shall perish for ever like his own dung: they which have seen him shall say, Where [is] he?

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
[Yet] he shall perish 6
{0006} Prime
אָבַד
'abad
{aw-bad'}
A primitive root; properly to wander away, that is lose oneself; by implication to perish (causatively, destroy).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
for ever 5331
{5331} Prime
נֶצַח
netsach
{neh'-tsakh}
From H5329; properly a goal, that is, the bright object at a distance travelled towards; hence (figuratively), splendor, or (subjectively) truthfulness, or (objectively) confidence; but usually (adverbially), continually (that is, to the most distant point of view).
like his own dung: 1561
{1561} Prime
גֶּלֶל
gelel
{gay'-lel}
(Chaldee); A variation of H1557; dung (plural balls of dung).
they which have seen 7200
{7200} Prime
רָאָה
ra'ah
{raw-aw'}
A primitive root; to see, literally or figuratively (in numerous applications, direct and implied, transitively, intransitively and causatively).
z8802
<8802> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 5386
him shall say, 559
{0559} Prime
אָמַר
'amar
{aw-mar'}
A primitive root; to say (used with great latitude).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
Where 335
{0335} Prime
אֵי
'ay
{ah'ee}
Perhaps from H0370; where? hence how?.
[is] he?
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Job 20:7

_ _ dung — in contrast to the haughtiness of the sinner (Job 20:6); this strong term expresses disgust and the lowest degradation (Psalms 83:10; 1 Kings 14:10).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Job 20:1-9.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
perish:

1 Kings 14:10 Therefore, behold, I will bring evil upon the house of Jeroboam, and will cut off from Jeroboam him that pisseth against the wall, [and] him that is shut up and left in Israel, and will take away the remnant of the house of Jeroboam, as a man taketh away dung, till it be all gone.
2 Kings 9:37 And the carcase of Jezebel shall be as dung upon the face of the field in the portion of Jezreel; [so] that they shall not say, This [is] Jezebel.
Psalms 83:10 [Which] perished at Endor: they became [as] dung for the earth.
Jeremiah 8:2 And they shall spread them before the sun, and the moon, and all the host of heaven, whom they have loved, and whom they have served, and after whom they have walked, and whom they have sought, and whom they have worshipped: they shall not be gathered, nor be buried; they shall be for dung upon the face of the earth.

shall say:

Job 14:10 But man dieth, and wasteth away: yea, man giveth up the ghost, and where [is] he?
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1K 14:10. 2K 9:37. Jb 14:10. Ps 83:10. Jr 8:2.

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