|New International Version (© 2011)|
People of the west are appalled at his fate; those of the east are seized with horror.
King James Bible
They that come after him shall be astonied at his day, as they that went before were affrighted.
American Standard Version
They that come after shall be astonished at his day, As they that went before were affrighted.
Young's Literal Translation
At this day westerns have been astonished And easterns have taken fright.
Job 18:20 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They that come after him - The young shall be struck with astonishment when they hear the relation of the judgments of God upon this wicked man. As they that went before. The aged who were his contemporaries, and who saw the judgments that fell on him, were affrighted, אחזו שער achazu saar, seized with horror - were horrified; or, as Mr. Good has well expressed it, were panic-struck.
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went. or, lived with him. were affrighted. Heb. laid hold on horror
Job 2:12,13 And when they lifted up their eyes afar off, and knew him not, they lifted up their voice, and wept; and they rent every one his mantle...
Job 19:13-19 He has put my brothers far from me, and my acquaintance are truly estranged from me...
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Job 24:22 But God drags away the mighty by his power; though they become established, they have no assurance of life.
Psalm 37:13 but the Lord laughs at the wicked, for he knows their day is coming.
Jeremiah 50:27 Kill all her young bulls; let them go down to the slaughter! Woe to them! For their day has come, the time for them to be punished.
Obadiah 1:12 You should not gloat over your brother in the day of his misfortune, nor rejoice over the people of Judah in the day of their destruction, nor boast so much in the day of their trouble.