Job 4:21
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
Is not their tent-cordיִתְרָ֣ם
(yit·ram)
3499b: a cordfrom yathar
pluckedנִסַּ֣ע
(nis·sa)
5265: to pull out or up, set out, journeya prim. root
up within them? They die,יָ֝מ֗וּתוּ
(ya·mu·tu)
4191: to diea prim. root
yet withoutהֲלֹא־
(ha·lo-)
3808: nota prim. adverb
wisdom.'בְחָכְמָֽה׃
(ve·cha·che·mah.)
2451: wisdomfrom chakam







KJV Lexicon
Doth not their excellency
yether  (yeh'-ther)
an overhanging, i.e. (by implication) an excess, superiority, remainder; also a small rope (as hanging free)
which is in them go away
naca`  (naw-sah')
to pull up, especially the tent-pins, i.e. start on a journey
they die
muwth  (mooth)
causatively, to kill
even without wisdom
chokmah  (khok-maw')
wisdom (in a good sense) -- skilful, wisdom, wisely, wit.
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
'Is not their tent-cord plucked up within them? They die, yet without wisdom.'

King James Bible
Doth not their excellency which is in them go away? they die, even without wisdom.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Are their tent cords not pulled up? They die without wisdom.

International Standard Version
Their wealth perishes with them, doesn't it? They die, and do so without having wisdom, don't they?"

NET Bible
Is not their excess wealth taken away from them? They die, yet without attaining wisdom.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Haven't the ropes of their tent been loosened? Won't they die without wisdom?

King James 2000 Bible
Does not their excellence which is in them go away? they die, even without wisdom.
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