New Living Translation
The highest officials of the city stood quietly, holding their tongues in respect.
King James Bible
The nobles held their peace, and their tongue cleaved to the roof of their mouth.
Darby Bible Translation
The voice of the nobles was hushed, and their tongue cleaved to their palate.
World English Bible
The voice of the nobles was hushed, and their tongue stuck to the roof of their mouth.
Young's Literal Translation
The voice of leaders hath been hidden, And their tongue to the palate hath cleaved.
Job 29:10 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
29:10 Cleaved - It lay as still as if he had done so.
Hymns of the hortatory and persuasive tone are sufficiently numerous to make an "embarrassment of riches" in a compiler's hands. Not a few songs of invitation and awakening are either quoted or mentioned in the chapter on "Old Revival Hymns," and many appear among those in the last chapter, (on the Hymns of Wales;) but the working songs of Christian hymnology deserve a special space as such. "COME HITHER ALL YE WEARY SOULS," Sung to "Federal St.," is one of the older soul-winning calls from …
Theron Brown—The Story of the Hymns and Tunes
How a Desolate Man Ought to Commit Himself into the Hands of God
The Fifth Commandment
The Properties of Sanctifying Grace
And after I spoke, they had nothing to add, for my counsel satisfied them.
May my tongue stick to the roof of my mouth if I fail to remember you, if I don't make Jerusalem my greatest joy.
Jump to PreviousChiefs Cleaved Held Hidden Hushed Joined Kept Leaders Mouth Mouths Nobles Palate Peace Roof Roofs Stuck Tongue Tongues Voice Voices Words
Jump to NextChiefs Cleaved Held Hidden Hushed Joined Kept Leaders Mouth Mouths Nobles Palate Peace Roof Roofs Stuck Tongue Tongues Voice Voices Words
LinksJob 29:10 NIV
Job 29:10 NLT
Job 29:10 ESV
Job 29:10 NASB
Job 29:10 KJV
Job 29:10 Bible Apps
Job 29:10 Biblia Paralela
Job 29:10 Chinese Bible
Job 29:10 French Bible
Job 29:10 German Bible
Job 29:10 Commentaries