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Job 41:27

New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995) [2]
— “He regards iron as straw, Bronze as rotten wood.
King James Version (KJV 1769) [2]
— He esteemeth iron as straw, [and] brass as rotten wood.
English Revised Version (ERV 1885)
— He counteth iron as straw, [and] brass as rotten wood.
American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— He counteth iron as straw, [And] brass as rotten wood.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— He esteemeth iron as straw, [and] brass as rotten wood.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— He esteemeth iron as straw, bronze as rotten wood.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— He counteth iron as broken straw, and bronze as rotten wood:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— He reckoneth iron as straw, brass as rotten wood.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— For he shall esteem iron as straw, and brass as rotten wood.
Geneva Bible (GNV 1560)
— He esteemeth yron as strawe, and brasse as rotten wood.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— He esteemeth iron as straw, [and] brasse as rotten wood.
Lamsa Bible (1957)
— And the strong are humbled.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— For he considers iron as chaff, and brass as rotten wood.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— He esteemeth iron as straw, [and] brass as rotten wood.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
He esteemeth 2803
{2803} Prime
A primitive root; properly to plait or interpenetrate, that is, (literally) to weave or (generally) to fabricate; figuratively to plot or contrive (usually in a malicious sense); hence (from the mental effort) to think, regard, value, compute.
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
iron 1270
{1270} Prime
Perhaps from the root of H1269; iron (as cutting); by extension an iron implement.
as straw, 8401
{8401} Prime
Probably from H1129; properly material, that is, (specifically) refuse haum or stalks of grain (as chopped in threshing and used for fodder).
[and] brass 5154
{5154} Prime
Feminine of H5153; copper.
as rotten 7539
{7539} Prime
From H7538; decay (by caries).
wood. 6086
{6086} Prime
From H6095; a tree (from its firmness); hence wood (plural sticks).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Job 41:27

_ _ iron ... brass — namely, weapons.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Job 41:11-34.

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