Job 4:16
Good News Translation
I could see something standing there; I stared, but couldn't tell what it was. Then I heard a voice out of the silence:

Contemporary English Version
It stopped and stood still. Then a form appeared--a shapeless form. And from the silence, I heard a voice say,

Douay-Rheims Bible
There stood one whose countenance I knew not, an image before my eyes, and I heard the voice, as it were, of a gentle wind.

New American Bible
It paused, but its likeness I could not recognize; a figure was before my eyes, in silence I heard a voice:

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There stood one whose countenance I knew not, an image before my eyes, and I heard the voice, as it were, of a gentle wind.

there, etc.

1 Kings 19:12 And after the earthquake, a fire: but the Lord is not in the fire. And after the fire, a whistling of a gentle air.

Context
Eliphaz: The Innocent Prosper
15And when a spirit passed before me, the hair of my flesh stood up. 16There stood one whose countenance I knew not, an image before my eyes, and I heard the voice, as it were, of a gentle wind.17Shall man be justified in comparison of God, or shall a man be more pure than his maker?…
Cross References
1 Kings 19:12
And after the earthquake, a fire: but the Lord is not in the fire. And after the fire, a whistling of a gentle air.

Job 4:15
And when a spirit passed before me, the hair of my flesh stood up.

Job 4:17
Shall man be justified in comparison of God, or shall a man be more pure than his maker?

Additional Translations
It stood still, but I could not discern its appearance; a form loomed before my eyes, and I heard a whispering voice:It stood still, but I could not discern the form thereof: an image was before my eyes, there was silence, and I heard a voice, saying,

It stood still, but I could not discern the appearance thereof; A form was before mine eyes: There was'silence, and I heard a voice,'saying ,

I arose and perceived it not: I looked, and there, was no form before my eyes: but I only heard a breath and a voice, saying,

It stood still; I could not discern the appearance thereof: a form was before mine eyes; I heard a slight murmur and a voice:

It stood still, but I could not discern the appearance thereof; a form was before mine eyes: there was silence, and I heard a voice, saying,

It stood still, but I could not discern its form: an image was before my eyes, there was silence, and I heard a voice, saying,

It stood still, but I couldn't discern its appearance. A form was before my eyes. Silence, then I heard a voice, saying,

It standeth, and I discern not its aspect, A similitude is over-against mine eyes, Silence! and a voice I hear:
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