Job 41:3
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New International Version
Will it keep begging you for mercy? Will it speak to you with gentle words?

New Living Translation
Will it beg you for mercy or implore you for pity?

English Standard Version
Will he make many pleas to you? Will he speak to you soft words?

New American Standard Bible
"Will he make many supplications to you, Or will he speak to you soft words?

King James Bible
Will he make many supplications unto thee? will he speak soft words unto thee?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Will he beg you for mercy or speak softly to you?

International Standard Version
Will he make many supplications to you, or will he beg you for mercy?

NET Bible
Will it make numerous supplications to you, will it speak to you with tender words?

New Heart English Bible
Will he make many petitions to you, or will he speak soft words to you?

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Will it plead with you for mercy or speak tenderly to you?

JPS Tanakh 1917
Will he make many supplications unto thee? Or will he speak soft words unto thee?

New American Standard 1977
“Will he make many supplications to you?
            Or will he speak to you soft words?

Jubilee Bible 2000
Will he make many supplications unto thee? Will he speak soft words unto thee?

King James 2000 Bible
Will he make many supplications unto you? will he speak soft words unto you?

American King James Version
Will he make many supplications to you? will he speak soft words to you?

American Standard Version
Will he make many supplications unto thee? Or will he speak soft words unto thee?

Douay-Rheims Bible
Will he make many supplications to thee, or speak soft words to thee?

Darby Bible Translation
Will he make many supplications unto thee? or will he speak softly unto thee?

English Revised Version
Will he make many supplications unto thee? or will he speak soft words unto thee?

Webster's Bible Translation
Will he make many supplications to thee? will he speak soft words to thee?

World English Bible
Will he make many petitions to you, or will he speak soft words to you?

Young's Literal Translation
Doth he multiply unto thee supplications? Doth he speak unto thee tender things?
Study Bible
God's Power Shown in Creatures
2"Can you put a rope in his nose Or pierce his jaw with a hook? 3"Will he make many supplications to you, Or will he speak to you soft words? 4"Will he make a covenant with you? Will you take him for a servant forever?…
Cross References
Job 41:2
"Can you put a rope in his nose Or pierce his jaw with a hook?

Job 41:4
"Will he make a covenant with you? Will you take him for a servant forever?
Treasury of Scripture

Will he make many supplications to you? will he speak soft words to you?

Psalm 55:21 The words of his mouth were smoother than butter, but war was in …

Proverbs 15:1 A soft answer turns away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.

Proverbs 18:23 The poor uses entreaties; but the rich answers roughly.

Proverbs 25:15 By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaks the bone.

Isaiah 30:10 Which say to the seers, See not; and to the prophets, Prophesy not …

Verse 3. - Will he make many supplications unto thee? will he speak soft words unto thee? Ironical. Will he behave as human captives do, when they wish to curry favour with their captors? Will he make many supplications unto thee?.... To cease pursuing him, or to let him go when taken, or to use him well and not take away his life; no, he is too spirited and stouthearted to ask any favour, it is below him;

will he speak soft words unto thee? smooth and flattering ones, for the above purposes? he will not: this is a figurative way of speaking. 3. soft words—that thou mayest spare his life. No: he is untamable.41:1-34 Concerning Leviathan. - The description of the Leviathan, is yet further to convince Job of his own weakness, and of God's almighty power. Whether this Leviathan be a whale or a crocodile, is disputed. The Lord, having showed Job how unable he was to deal with the Leviathan, sets forth his own power in that mighty creature. If such language describes the terrible force of Leviathan, what words can express the power of God's wrath? Under a humbling sense of our own vileness, let us revere the Divine Majesty; take and fill our allotted place, cease from our own wisdom, and give all glory to our gracious God and Saviour. Remembering from whom every good gift cometh, and for what end it was given, let us walk humbly with the Lord.
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