New International Version
It paws fiercely, rejoicing in its strength, and charges into the fray.
King James Bible
He paweth in the valley, and rejoiceth in his strength: he goeth on to meet the armed men.
Darby Bible Translation
He paweth in the valley, and rejoiceth in [his] strength; he goeth forth to meet the armed host.
World English Bible
He paws in the valley, and rejoices in his strength. He goes out to meet the armed men.
Young's Literal Translation
They dig in a valley, and he rejoiceth in power, He goeth forth to meet the armour.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He paweth in the valley - יחפרו yachperu, "they dig in the valley," i.e., in his violent galloping, in every pitch of his body, he scoops up sods out of the earth. Virgil has seized this idea also, in his cavat tellurem; "he scoops out the ground." See before.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He paweth. or, His feet dig
armed men. Heb. armour
LibraryWhether Daring is a Sin?
Objection 1: It seems that daring is not a sin. For it is written (Job 39:21) concerning the horse, by which according to Gregory (Moral. xxxi) the godly preacher is denoted, that "he goeth forth boldly to meet armed men [*Vulg.: 'he pranceth boldly, he goeth forth to meet armed men']." But no vice redounds to a man's praise. Therefore it is not a sin to be daring. Objection 2: Further, according to the Philosopher (Ethic. vi, 9), "one should take counsel in thought, and do quickly what has been …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
Prov. 22:06 the Duties of Parents
It laughs at fear, afraid of nothing; it does not shy away from the sword.
I have listened attentively, but they do not say what is right. None of them repent of their wickedness, saying, "What have I done?" Each pursues their own course like a horse charging into battle.
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