KJV LexiconWilt thou trust
to hie for refuge; figuratively, to trust, be confident or sure -- be bold (confident, secure, sure), careless (one, woman), put confidence, (make to) hope, (put, make to) trust.
him because his strength
from an unused root meaning to be firm; vigor, literally (force, in a good or a bad sense) or figuratively (capacity, means, produce); also (from its hardiness) a large lizard
abundant (in quantity, size, age, number, rank, quality)
or wilt thou leave
to loosen, i.e. relinquish, permit, etc. -- commit self, fail, forsake, fortify, help, leave (destitute, off), refuse, surely.
toil; hence, a work, produce, property (as the result of labor) -- labour, work.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
"Will you trust him because his strength is great And leave your labor to him?
King James Bible
Wilt thou trust him, because his strength is great? or wilt thou leave thy labour to him?
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Can you depend on it because its strength is great? Would you leave it to do your hard work?
International Standard Version
Will you trust him because of his great strength and entrust your labor to him?
Will you rely on it because its strength is great? Will you commit your labor to it?
GOD'S WORD® Translation
Can you trust it just because it's so strong or leave your labor to it?
King James 2000 Bible
Will you trust him, because his strength is great? or will you leave your labor to him?
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