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Job 24:2 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— There are that remove the landmarks; They violently take away flocks, and feed them.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— [Some] remove the landmarks; they violently take away flocks, and feed [thereof].
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “Some remove the landmarks; They seize and devour flocks.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— [Some] remove the landmarks: they violently take away flocks, and [their] feed.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— They remove the landmarks; they violently take away the flocks and pasture them;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Boundaries, men move back, flocks, they seize and consume;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— The borders they reach, A drove they have taken violently away, Yea, they do evil.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Some have removed landmarks, have taken away flocks by force, and fed them.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Some remooue the land-markes; they violently take away flocks, and feed [thereof].
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— while the ungodly have passed over the bound, carrying off the flock with the shepherd?
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— [Some] remove the landmarks; they violently take away flocks, and feed [thereof].

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
[Some] remove 5381
{5381} Prime
A primitive root; to reach (literally or figuratively).
<8686> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 4046
the landmarks; 1367
{1367} Prime
Feminine of H1366; a boundary, region.
they violently take away 1497
{1497} Prime
A primitive root; to pluck off; specifically to flay, strip or rob.
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
flocks, 5739
{5739} Prime
From H5737; an arrangement, that is, muster (of animals).
and feed 7462
{7462} Prime
A primitive root; to tend a flock, that is, pasture it; intransitively to graze (literally or figuratively); generally to rule; by extension to associate with (as a friend).
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Job 24:2-24

_ _ Instances of the wicked doing the worst deeds with seeming impunity (Job 24:2-24).

_ _ Some — the wicked.

_ _ landmarks — boundaries between different pastures (Deuteronomy 19:14; Proverbs 22:28).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Job 24:1-12.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Deuteronomy 19:14 Thou shalt not remove thy neighbour's landmark, which they of old time have set in thine inheritance, which thou shalt inherit in the land that the LORD thy God giveth thee to possess it.
Deuteronomy 27:17 Cursed [be] he that removeth his neighbour's landmark. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Proverbs 22:28 Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set.
Proverbs 23:10 Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:
Hosea 5:10 The princes of Judah were like them that remove the bound: [therefore] I will pour out my wrath upon them like water.


Job 1:15 And the Sabeans fell [upon them], and took them away; yea, they have slain the servants with the edge of the sword; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee.
Job 1:17 While he [was] yet speaking, there came also another, and said, The Chaldeans made out three bands, and fell upon the camels, and have carried them away, yea, and slain the servants with the edge of the sword; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee.
Job 5:5 Whose harvest the hungry eateth up, and taketh it even out of the thorns, and the robber swalloweth up their substance.

feed thereof:
or, feed them
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Dt 19:14; 27:17. Jb 1:15, 17; 5:5. Pv 22:28; 23:10. Ho 5:10.

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