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Will it make an agreement with you for you to take it as your slave for life?
King James Bible
Will he make a covenant with thee? wilt thou take him for a servant for ever?
American Standard Version
Will he make a covenant with thee, That thou shouldest take him for a servant for ever?
Young's Literal Translation
Doth he make a covenant with thee? Dost thou take him for a servant age-during?
Job 41:4 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Will he make a covenant - Canst thou hire him as thou wouldst a servant, who is to be so attached to thy family as to have his ear bored, that he may abide in thy house for ever? Is not this an allusion to the law, Exodus 21:1-6?
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1 Kings 20:31-34 And his servants said to him, Behold now, we have heard that the kings of the house of Israel are merciful kings: let us, I pray you...
Genesis 1:28 And God blessed them, and God said to them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it...
Psalm 8:5,6 For you have made him a little lower than the angels, and have crowned him with glory and honor...
Exodus 21:6 Then his master shall bring him to the judges; he shall also bring him to the door, or to the door post...
Deuteronomy 15:17 Then you shall take an awl, and thrust it through his ear to the door, and he shall be your servant for ever...
Job 41:4 Parallel CommentariesAge-During Agreement Bondman Covenant Forever Life Servant Shouldest Slave WiltAge-During Agreement Bondman Covenant Forever Life Servant Shouldest Slave WiltTHE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.
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1 Samuel 11:1 Nahash the Ammonite went up and besieged Jabesh Gilead. And all the men of Jabesh said to him, "Make a treaty with us, and we will be subject to you."
Job 41:3 Will it keep begging you for mercy? Will it speak to you with gentle words?
Job 41:5 Can you make a pet of it like a bird or put it on a leash for the young women in your house?