Job 24:19
Modern Translations
New International Version
As heat and drought snatch away the melted snow, so the grave snatches away those who have sinned.

New Living Translation
The grave consumes sinners just as drought and heat consume snow.

English Standard Version
Drought and heat snatch away the snow waters; so does Sheol those who have sinned.

Berean Study Bible
As drought and heat consume the melting snow, so Sheol steals those who have sinned.

New American Standard Bible
“Dryness and heat snatch away the snow waters, As Sheol snatches those who have sinned.

NASB 1995
"Drought and heat consume the snow waters, So does Sheol those who have sinned.

NASB 1977
“Drought and heat consume the snow waters, So does Sheol those who have sinned.

Amplified Bible
“Drought and heat consume the snow waters; So does Sheol (the nether world, the place of the dead) [consume] those who have sinned.

Christian Standard Bible
As dry ground and heat snatch away the melted snow, so Sheol steals those who have sinned.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
As dry ground and heat snatch away the melted snow, so Sheol steals those who have sinned.

Contemporary English Version
Just as the heat of summer swallows the snow, the world of the dead swallows those who sin.

Good News Translation
As snow vanishes in heat and drought, so sinners vanish from the land of the living.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
[Just as] drought and heat steal water from snow, so the grave steals people who sin.

International Standard Version
As drought and heat evaporate melting snow, that's what Sheol does with sinners.

NET Bible
The drought as well as the heat carry away the melted snow; so the grave takes away those who have sinned.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
Drought and heat consume the snow waters: so doth the grave those which have sinned.

New King James Version
As drought and heat consume the snow waters, So the grave consumes those who have sinned.

King James 2000 Bible
Drought and heat consume the snow waters: so does the grave those who have sinned.

New Heart English Bible
Drought and heat consume the snow waters, so does Sheol those who have sinned.

World English Bible
Drought and heat consume the snow waters, so does Sheol those who have sinned.

American King James Version
Drought and heat consume the snow waters: so does the grave those which have sinned.

American Standard Version
Drought and heat consume the snow waters:'so doth'sheol those that have sinned.

A Faithful Version
Drought and heat eat up the snow waters; so does the grave those who have sinned.

Darby Bible Translation
Drought and heat consume snow waters; so doth Sheol those that have sinned.

English Revised Version
Drought and heat consume the snow waters: so doth Sheol those which have sinned.

Webster's Bible Translation
Drouth and heat consume the snow-waters: so doth the grave those who have sinned.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
As the dry ground and heate consume the snowe waters, so shall the graue the sinners.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
As the drye grounde and heate consume the snowye waters: so shall the graue the sinners.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
O yt they (for the wickednesse which they haue done) were drawen to the hell, sooner the snowe melteth at the heate.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
Drought—also heat—consume snow-waters, "" Sheol—[those who] have sinned.

Young's Literal Translation
Drought -- also heat -- consume snow-waters, Sheol those who have sinned.

Smith's Literal Translation
Dryness, also heat, will strip the snow waters: hades him sinning.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
Let him pass from the snow waters to excessive heat, and his sin even to hell.

Catholic Public Domain Version
May he cross from the snowy waters to excessive heat, and his sin, all the way to hell.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
Drought and heat will seize the waters of the snow, into Sheol they have sinned

Lamsa Bible
Drought and heat consume the snow waters; for they have sinned in Sheol.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
Drought and heat consume the snow waters; So doth the nether-world those that have sinned.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Let them be withered upon the earth; for they have plundered the sheaves of the fatherless.








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