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Job 28:8

    Job 28:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The lion's whelps have not trodden it, nor the fierce lion passed by it.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The lion's whelps have not trodden it, nor the fierce lion passed by it.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The proud beasts have not trodden it, Nor hath the fierce lion passed thereby.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The great beasts have not gone over it, and the cruel lion has not taken that way.

    Webster's Revision

    The proud beasts have not trodden it, Nor hath the fierce lion passed thereby.

    World English Bible

    The proud animals have not trodden it, nor has the fierce lion passed by there.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The proud beasts have not trodden it, nor hath the fierce lion passed thereby.

    Definitions for Job 28:8

    Trodden - Trampled.

    Barnes' Notes on Job 28:8

    The lion's whelps - The lion that ventures into the most dangerous places in pursuit of prey, has not dared to go where man has gone in pursuit of precious stones and gold. On the words used here to designate the lion, see Bochart Hieroz P. 1. Lib. iii. c. 1.

    Wesley's Notes on Job 28:8

    28:8 Lion - Which rangeth all places for prey. The birds and beasts have often led men to such places as otherwise they should never have found out; but they could not lead them to these mines, the finding out of them is a special gift of God.
    Book: Job