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Job 3:1 DBY

1 After this, Job opened his mouth and cursed his day.

Study tools for Job 3:1

  • a 3:4 - Heb. Eloah: see Note, Gen. 1.1. The word occurs many times in Job.
  • b 3:8 - See Job 41.1; Ps. 74.14; 104.26; Isa. 27.1.
  • c 3:14 - Or 'who ruined buildings.'
  • d 3:17 - i.e. lit. 'whose strength is worn out.'
  • e 3:23 - Geber: so ch. 4.17; 14.10 (first), 14; 16.21 (first); 22.2 (first); 33.17 (second), 29; 34.7,9,34; 38.3; 40.7. It refers to strength, a cognate form (Gibbor) being used for 'mighty men,' 'heroes,' as Gen. 6.4; 2Sam. 23.8; Job 16.14.