Job 18:12
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New Living Translation
Hunger depletes their strength, and calamity waits for them to stumble.

King James Bible
His strength shall be hungerbitten, and destruction shall be ready at his side.

Darby Bible Translation
His strength is hunger-bitten, and calamity is ready at his side.

World English Bible
His strength shall be famished. Calamity shall be ready at his side.

Young's Literal Translation
Hungry is his sorrow, And calamity is ready at his side.

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Job 18:12 Parallel Commentaries
The book of Job is one of the great masterpieces of the world's literature, if not indeed the greatest. The author was a man of superb literary genius, and of rich, daring, and original mind. The problem with which he deals is one of inexhaustible interest, and his treatment of it is everywhere characterized by a psychological insight, an intellectual courage, and a fertility and brilliance of resource which are nothing less than astonishing. Opinion has been divided as to how the book should be
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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