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Job 41:3 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Will he make many supplications unto thee? Or will he speak soft words unto thee?
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Will he make many supplications unto thee? will he speak soft [words] unto thee?
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “Will he make many supplications to you, Or will he speak to you soft words?
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Will he make many supplications to thee? will he speak soft [words] to thee?
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Will he make many supplications unto thee? or will he speak softly unto thee?
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Will he multiply unto thee supplications, or will he speak unto thee softly?
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Doth he multiply unto thee supplications? Doth he speak unto thee tender things?
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Will he make many supplications to thee, or speak soft words to thee?
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Will he make many supplications vnto thee? will he speake soft [words] vnto thee?
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Will he address thee with a petition? softly, with the voice of a suppliant?
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Will he make many supplications unto thee? will he speak soft [words] unto thee?

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Will he make many 7235
{7235} Prime
רָבָה
rabah
{raw-baw'}
A primitive root; to increase (in whatever respect).
z8686
<8686> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 4046
supplications 8469
{8469} Prime
תַּחֲנוּן
tachanuwn
{takh-an-oon'}
From H2603; earnest prayer.
unto 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.
thee? will he speak 1696
{1696} Prime
דִּבֵּר
dabar
{daw-bar'}
A primitive root; perhaps properly to arrange; but used figuratively (of words) to speak; rarely (in a destructive sense) to subdue.
z8762
<8762> Grammar
Stem - Piel (See H8840)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 2447
soft 7390
{7390} Prime
רַךְ
rak
{rak}
From H7401; tender (literally or figuratively); by implication weak.
[words] unto 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.
thee?
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Job 41:3

_ _ soft words — that thou mayest spare his life. No: he is untamable.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Job 41:1-10.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Job 41:3

Supplications — Doth he dread thine anger or power? Or will he earnestly beg thy favour? It is a metaphor from men in distress, who use these means to them to whose power they are subject.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Psalms 55:21 [The words] of his mouth were smoother than butter, but war [was] in his heart: his words were softer than oil, yet [were] they drawn swords.
Proverbs 15:1 A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.
Proverbs 18:23 The poor useth intreaties; but the rich answereth roughly.
Proverbs 25:15 By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the bone.
Isaiah 30:10 Which say to the seers, See not; and to the prophets, Prophesy not unto us right things, speak unto us smooth things, prophesy deceits:
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Ps 55:21. Pv 15:1; 18:23; 25:15. Is 30:10.

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