New International Version
The lotuses conceal it in their shadow; the poplars by the stream surround it.
King James Bible
The shady trees cover him with their shadow; the willows of the brook compass him about.
Darby Bible Translation
Lotus-bushes cover him with their shade; the willows of the brook surround him.
World English Bible
The lotuses cover him with their shade. The willows of the brook surround him.
Young's Literal Translation
Cover him do shades, with their shadow, Cover him do willows of the brook.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The willows of the brook compass him - This would agree well enough with the hippopotamus.
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Under the lotus plants it lies, hidden among the reeds in the marsh.
A raging river does not alarm it; it is secure, though the Jordan should surge against its mouth.
They will spring up like grass in a meadow, like poplar trees by flowing streams.
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