Job 41:17
New International Version
They are joined fast to one another; they cling together and cannot be parted.

New Living Translation
Each scale sticks tight to the next. They interlock and cannot be penetrated.

English Standard Version
They are joined one to another; they clasp each other and cannot be separated.

Berean Study Bible
They are joined to one another; they clasp and cannot be separated.

King James Bible
They are joined one to another, they stick together, that they cannot be sundered.

New King James Version
They are joined one to another, They stick together and cannot be parted.

New American Standard Bible
“They are joined one to another; They clasp each other and cannot be separated.

NASB 1995
“They are joined one to another; They clasp each other and cannot be separated.

NASB 1977
“They are joined one to another; They clasp each other and cannot be separated.

Amplified Bible
“They are joined one to another; They stick together and cannot be separated.

Christian Standard Bible
They are joined to one another, so closely connected they cannot be separated.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They are joined to one another, so closely connected they cannot be separated.

American Standard Version
They are joined one to another; They stick together, so that they cannot be sundered.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
They are joined one to another and shut and are not separated

Brenton Septuagint Translation
They will remain united each to the other: they are closely joined, and cannot be separated.

Contemporary English Version
than breath to breath.

Douay-Rheims Bible
They stick one to another and they hold one another fast, and shall not be separated.

English Revised Version
They are joined one to another; they stick together, that they cannot be sundered.

Good News Translation
They all are fastened so firmly together that nothing can ever pull them apart.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Each is joined to the other. They are locked together and inseparable.

International Standard Version
Each is attached to the other, grasping each other so they cannot be separated.

JPS Tanakh 1917
They are joined one to another; They stick together, that they cannot be sundered.

Literal Standard Version
They adhere to one another, They stick together and are not separated.

NET Bible
They lock tightly together, one to the next; they cling together and cannot be separated.

New Heart English Bible
They are joined one to another. They stick together, so that they can't be pulled apart.

World English Bible
They are joined one to another. They stick together, so that they can't be pulled apart.

Young's Literal Translation
One unto another they adhere, They stick together and are not separated.

Additional Translations ...
Context
God's Power Shown in Leviathan
16One scale is so near to another that no air can pass between them. 17They are joined to one another; they clasp and cannot be separated. 18His snorting flashes with light, and his eyes are like the rays of dawn.…

Cross References
Job 41:16
One scale is so near to another that no air can pass between them.

Job 41:18
His snorting flashes with light, and his eyes are like the rays of dawn.


Treasury of Scripture

They are joined one to another, they stick together, that they cannot be sundered.









Verse 17. - They are joined one to another, they stick together, that they cannot be sundered; literally, they are soldered one to another (comp. Isaiah 41:7).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
They are joined
יְדֻבָּ֑קוּ (yə·ḏub·bā·qū)
Verb - Pual - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 1692: To impinge, cling, adhere, to catch by pursuit

to one
אִישׁ־ (’îš-)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 376: A man as an individual, a male person

another;
בְּאָחִ֥יהוּ (bə·’ā·ḥî·hū)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 251: A brother, )

they clasp
יִ֝תְלַכְּד֗וּ (yiṯ·lak·kə·ḏū)
Verb - Hitpael - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 3920: To catch, to capture, occupy, to choose, to cohere

and cannot
וְלֹ֣א (wə·lō)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

be separated.
יִתְפָּרָֽדוּ׃ (yiṯ·pā·rā·ḏū)
Verb - Hitpael - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 6504: To break through, spread, separate


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