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Job 31:29 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— If I have rejoiced at the destruction of him that hated me, Or lifted up myself when evil found him;
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— If I rejoiced at the destruction of him that hated me, or lifted up myself when evil found him:
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “Have I rejoiced at the extinction of my enemy, Or exulted when evil befell him?
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— If I have rejoiced at the destruction of him that hated me, or have lifted up myself when evil found him:
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— If I rejoiced at the destruction of him that hated me, and exulted when evil befell him;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— If rejoiced in the misfortune of him that hated me, or exulted when calamity found him;—
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— If I rejoice at the ruin of my hater, And stirred up myself when evil found him,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— If I have been glad at the downfall of him that hated me, and have rejoiced that evil had found him.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— If I reioyced at the destruction of him that hated me, or lift vp my selfe when euill found him:
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And if too I was glad at the fall of mine enemies, and mine heart said, Aha!
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— If I rejoiced at the destruction of him that hated me, or lifted up myself when evil found him:

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
If 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.
I rejoiced 8055
{8055} Prime
שָׂמַח
samach
{saw-makh'}
A primitive root; probably to brighten up, that is, (figuratively) be (causatively make) blithe or gleesome.
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
at the destruction 6365
{6365} Prime
פִּיד
piyd
{peed}
From an unused root probably meaning to pierce; (figuratively) misfortune.
of him that hated 8130
{8130} Prime
שָׂנֵא
sane'
{saw-nay'}
A primitive root; to hate (personally).
z8764
<8764> Grammar
Stem - Piel (See H8840)
Mood - Participle (See H8813)
Count - 685
me, or lifted up y5782
[5782] Standard
עוּר
`uwr
{oor}
A primitive root (rather identical with H5783 through the idea of opening the eyes); to wake (literally or figuratively).
z8712
<8712> Grammar
Stem - Hithpolel (See H8824)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 9
myself x5782
(5782) Complement
עוּר
`uwr
{oor}
A primitive root (rather identical with H5783 through the idea of opening the eyes); to wake (literally or figuratively).
when x3588
(3588) Complement
כִּי
kiy
{kee}
A primitive particle (the full form of the prepositional prefix) indicating causal relations of all kinds, antecedent or consequent; (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjugation or adverb; often largely modified by other particles annexed.
evil 7451
{7451} Prime
רָע
ra`
{rah}
From H7489; bad or (as noun) evil (naturally or morally). This includes the second (feminine) form; as adjective or noun.
found 4672
{4672} Prime
מָצָא
matsa'
{maw-tsaw'}
A primitive root; properly to come forth to, that is, appear or exist; transitively to attain, that is, find or acquire; figuratively to occur, meet or be present.
z8804
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
him:
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Job 31:29

_ _ lifted up myself — in malicious triumph (Proverbs 17:5; Proverbs 24:17; Psalms 7:4).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Job 31:24-32.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Job 31:29

Lift up — Heb. stirred up myself to rejoice and insult over his misery.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

2 Samuel 1:12 And they mourned, and wept, and fasted until even, for Saul, and for Jonathan his son, and for the people of the LORD, and for the house of Israel; because they were fallen by the sword.
2 Samuel 4:10-11 When one told me, saying, Behold, Saul is dead, thinking to have brought good tidings, I took hold of him, and slew him in Ziklag, who [thought] that I would have given him a reward for his tidings: ... How much more, when wicked men have slain a righteous person in his own house upon his bed? shall I not therefore now require his blood of your hand, and take you away from the earth?
2 Samuel 16:5-8 And when king David came to Bahurim, behold, thence came out a man of the family of the house of Saul, whose name [was] Shimei, the son of Gera: he came forth, and cursed still as he came. ... The LORD hath returned upon thee all the blood of the house of Saul, in whose stead thou hast reigned; and the LORD hath delivered the kingdom into the hand of Absalom thy son: and, behold, thou [art taken] in thy mischief, because thou [art] a bloody man.
Psalms 35:13-14 But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing [was] sackcloth: I humbled my soul with fasting; and my prayer returned into mine own bosom. ... I behaved myself as though [he had been] my friend [or] brother: I bowed down heavily, as one that mourneth [for his] mother.
Psalms 35:25-26 Let them not say in their hearts, Ah, so would we have it: let them not say, We have swallowed him up. ... Let them be ashamed and brought to confusion together that rejoice at mine hurt: let them be clothed with shame and dishonour that magnify [themselves] against me.
Proverbs 17:5 Whoso mocketh the poor reproacheth his Maker: [and] he that is glad at calamities shall not be unpunished.
Proverbs 24:17-18 Rejoice not when thine enemy falleth, and let not thine heart be glad when he stumbleth: ... Lest the LORD see [it], and it displease him, and he turn away his wrath from him.
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2S 1:12; 4:10; 16:5. Ps 35:13, 25. Pv 17:5; 24:17.

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