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Job 15:9

    Job 15:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    What knowest thou, that we know not? what understandest thou, which is not in us?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    What know you, that we know not? what understand you, which is not in us?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    What knowest thou, that we know not? What understandest thou, which is not in us?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    What knowledge have you which we have not? is there anything in your mind which is not in ours?

    Webster's Revision

    What knowest thou, that we know not? What understandest thou, which is not in us?

    World English Bible

    What do you know, that we don't know? What do you understand, which is not in us?

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    What knowest thou, that we know not? what understandest thou, which is not in us?

    Clarke's Commentary on Job 15:9

    What knowest thou - Is it likely that thy intellect is greater than ours; and that thou hast cultivated it better than we have done ours?

    What understandest thou - Or, Dost thou understand any thing, and it is not with us? Show us any point of knowledge possessed by thyself, of which we are ignorant.

    Barnes' Notes on Job 15:9

    What knowest thou that we know not? - What pretensions or claims to wisdom have you which we have not? We have had, at least, equal advantages, and may be presumed to know as much as you.
    Book: Job