New International Version
Under the lotus plants it lies, hidden among the reeds in the marsh.
King James Bible
He lieth under the shady trees, in the covert of the reed, and fens.
Darby Bible Translation
He lieth under lotus-bushes, in the covert of the reed and fen:
World English Bible
He lies under the lotus trees, in the covert of the reed, and the marsh.
Young's Literal Translation
Under shades he lieth down, In a secret place of reed and mire.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He lieth under the shady trees - This and the following verses refer to certain habits of the behemoth, with which we are and must be unacquainted,
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
It is a doctrine, as I believe, taught us in Holy Writ, that when a man is saved by divine grace, he is not wholly cleansed from the corruption of his heart. When we believe in Jesus Christ all our sins are pardoned; yet the power of sin, albeit that it is weakened and kept under by the dominion of the new-born nature which God doth infuse into our souls, doth not cease, but still tarrieth in us, and will do so to our dying day. It is a doctrine held by all the orthodox, that there dwelleth still …
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when out of the river there came up seven cows, sleek and fat, and they grazed among the reeds.
The hills bring it their produce, and all the wild animals play nearby.
The lotuses conceal it in their shadow; the poplars by the stream surround it.
Rebuke the beast among the reeds, the herd of bulls among the calves of the nations. Humbled, may the beast bring bars of silver. Scatter the nations who delight in war.
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