Job 6:3
Text Analysis
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
6258 [e]עַתָּ֗ה
2344 [e]מֵח֣וֹל
than the sandPrep-m | N-msc
3220 [e]יַמִּ֣ים
of the seaN-mp
3513 [e]יִכְבָּ֑ד
it would be heavierV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
5921 [e]עַל־
3651 [e]כֵּ֝֗ן
1697 [e]דְּבָרַ֥י
my wordsN-mpc | 1cs
3886 [e]לָֽעוּ׃
have been rashV-Qal-Perf-3cp

Hebrew Texts
איוב 6:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּֽי־עַתָּ֗ה מֵחֹ֣ול יַמִּ֣ים יִכְבָּ֑ד עַל־כֵּ֝֗ן דְּבָרַ֥י לָֽעוּ׃

איוב 6:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי־עתה מחול ימים יכבד על־כן דברי לעו׃

איוב 6:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי־עתה מחול ימים יכבד על־כן דברי לעו׃

איוב 6:3 Hebrew Bible
כי עתה מחול ימים יכבד על כן דברי לעו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"For then it would be heavier than the sand of the seas; Therefore my words have been rash.

King James Bible
For now it would be heavier than the sand of the sea: therefore my words are swallowed up.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For then it would outweigh the sand of the seas! That is why my words are rash.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Proverbs 27:3 A stone is heavy, and the sand weighty; but a fool's wrath is heavier …

Matthew 11:28 Come to me, all you that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

my words are swallowed up. that is, I want words to express my grief.

Job 37:19,20 Teach us what we shall say to him; for we cannot order our speech …

Psalm 40:5 Many, O LORD my God, are your wonderful works which you have done, …

Psalm 77:4 You hold my eyes waking: I am so troubled that I cannot speak.

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