Job 42:5
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
"I have heardלְשֵֽׁמַע־
8085: to heara prim. root
of You by the hearingשְׁמַעְתִּ֑יךָ
8088: a hearing, reportfrom shama
of the ear;אֹ֥זֶן
241: an earfrom an unused word
But nowוְ֝עַתָּ֗ה
6258: nowprobably from anah
my eyeעֵינִ֥י
5869: an eyeof uncertain derivation
7200: to seea prim. root

KJV Lexicon
I have heard
shama`  (shaw-mah')
to hear intelligently (often with implication of attention, obedience, etc.; causatively, to tell, etc.)
of thee by the hearing
shema`  (shay'-mah)
something heard, i.e. a sound, rumor, announcement; abstractly, audience -- bruit, fame, hear(-ing), loud, report, speech, tidings.
of the ear
'ozen  (o'-zen)
broadness. i.e. (concrete) the ear (from its form in man) -- + advertise, audience, + displease, ear, hearing, + show.
but now mine eye
`ayin  (ah'-yin)
an eye; by analogy, a fountain (as the eye of the landscape)
ra'ah  (raw-aw')
to see, literally or figuratively (in numerous applications, direct and implied, transitive, intransitive and causative)surely, think, view, visions.
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"I have heard of You by the hearing of the ear; But now my eye sees You;

King James Bible
I have heard of thee by the hearing of the ear: but now mine eye seeth thee.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I had heard rumors about You, but now my eyes have seen You.

International Standard Version
I've heard you with my ears; and now I've seen you with my eyes.

NET Bible
I had heard of you by the hearing of the ear, but now my eye has seen you.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I had heard about you with my own ears, but now I have seen you with my own eyes.

King James 2000 Bible
I have heard of you by the hearing of the ear: but now my eye sees you.
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