Job 40:23 {18}
Good News Translation
He is not afraid of a rushing river; he is calm when the Jordan dashes in his face.

Contemporary English Version
It remains calm and unafraid with the Jordan River rushing and splashing in its face.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Behold, he will drink up a river, and not wonder: and he trusteth that the Jordan may run into his mouth.

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Behold, he will drink up a river, and not wonder: and he trusteth that the Jordan may run into his mouth.

drinketh.

Isaiah 37:25 I have digged, and drunk water, and have dried up with the sole of my foot, all the rivers shut up in banks.

hasteth

Psalm 55:8 I waited for him that hath saved me from pusillanimity of spirit, and a storm.

Isaiah 28:16 Therefore thus saith the Lord God: Behold I will lay a stone in the foundations of Sion, a tried stone, a corner stone, a precious stone, founded in the foundation. He that believeth, let him not hasten.

Jordan

Genesis 13:10 And Lot lifting up his eyes, saw all the country about the Jordan, which was watered throughout, before the Lord destroyed Sodom and Gomorrha, as the paradise of the Lord, and like Egypt as one comes to Segor.

Joshua 3:15 And as soon as they came into the Jordan, and their feet were dipped in part of the water, (now the Jordan, it being harvest time, had filled the banks of its channel,)

Context
Job Humbles Himself Before the LORD
22The shades cover his shadow, the willows of the brook shall compass him about. 23Behold, he will drink up a river, and not wonder: and he trusteth that the Jordan may run into his mouth.24In his eyes as with a hook he shall take him, and bore through his nostrils with stakes.…
Cross References
Genesis 13:10
And Lot lifting up his eyes, saw all the country about the Jordan, which was watered throughout, before the Lord destroyed Sodom and Gomorrha, as the paradise of the Lord, and like Egypt as one comes to Segor.

Job 40:22
The shades cover his shadow, the willows of the brook shall compass him about.

Job 40:24
In his eyes as with a hook he shall take him, and bore through his nostrils with stakes.

Additional Translations
Though the river rages, Behemoth is unafraid; he remains secure, though the Jordan surges to his mouth.Behold, he drinks up a river, and hastens not: he trusts that he can draw up Jordan into his mouth.

Behold, if a river overflow, he trembleth not; He is confident, though a Jordan swell even to his mouth.

If there should be a flood, he will not perceive it; he trust that Jordan will rush up into his mouth.

Lo, the river overfloweth -- he startleth not: he is confident though a Jordan break forth against his mouth.

Behold, if a river overflow, he trembleth not: he is confident, though Jordan swell even to his mouth.

Behold, he drinketh up a river, and hasteth not: he trusteth that he can draw up Jordan into his mouth.

Behold, if a river overflows, he doesn't tremble. He is confident, though the Jordan swells even to his mouth.

Lo, a flood oppresseth -- he doth not haste, He is confident though Jordan Doth come forth unto his mouth.
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