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Lo. Figure of speech Asterismos. App-6 .
all this. Some codices, with Syriac and Vulgate, read "all these things". Compare Job 33:29 .
THE ALMIGHTY. Hebrew. Shaddai. App-4 .
forgers of = besmearers with. Occurs only here, Job 14:7 and Psalms 119:69 .
O. Figure of speech Ecphonesis. App-6 .
Will ye . . . ? Figure of speech, Erotesis. App-6 .
Is it . . . ? Figure of speech, Erotesis. App-6 .
mocketh = befooleth.
another. Hebrew. 'enosh. App-14 .
remembrances = memorable or weighty sayings.
like unto ashes = similitudes of ashes: i.e. light.
bodies = defences. Hebrew. gab = mounds. Add "[like to] clay defences ": i.e. weak.
Wherefore . . . ? Figure of speech Erotesis. App-6 .
take my flesh in my teeth. Figure of speech Paroemia. App-6 . Still preserved in Arabic for rushing into danger. Like the next clause, which is a proverb preserved in English.
life = soul. Hebrew. nephesh. App-13 .
hand. Some codices, with Septuagint, Syriac, and Vulgate, read "hands" (plural)
trust in Him = wait for Him. Hebrew. yahal. See App-69 .
Hear diligently. Figure of speech Polyptoton. App-6 . "Hear ye, hearing": i.e. Listen attentively; or, give diligent heed. Compare Isaiah 6:9 . See note on Genesis 26:28 .
declaration = opinion. Occurs only here.
ordered = set in order.
Who . . . ? Figure of speech Erotesis. App-6 .
give up the ghost = to expire. See note on Job 3:11 .
How many . . . ? Figure of speech Erotesis. App-6 .
settest a print = they make a print on my feet.
He, &c. = they (my feet) waste away.
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Bullinger, Ethelbert William. "Commentary on Job 13". "Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". https://studylight.org/
the Week of Proper 14 / Ordinary 19