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E.W. Bullinger's Companion Bible Notes

Job 36



Verse 2

GOD"S. Hebrew Eloah. App-4.

Verse 5

Behold. Figure of speech Asterismos. App-6.

GOD. Hebrew El. App-4.

is mighty. This is the text of Elihu"s discourses, leading up to God"s own addresses to Job. Compare Job 36:26, and Job 33:12.

Verse 6

wicked = lawless. Hebrew rasha". App-44.

poor = wretched. Hebrew. "ani. See note on Proverbs 6:11.

Verse 9

transgressions. Hebrew. pasha". App-44.

Verse 10

iniquity. Hebrew. "aven. App-44. Not the same word as Job 36:23.

Verse 14

They die = their souls die. Hebrew. nephesh. App-13.

unclean = sodomites. See note on Deuteronomy 23:17.

iniquity. Hebrew. "aval. App-44. Not the same word as verses: Job 36:10, Job 36:21.

Verse 24

men. Hebrew, plural of "enosh. App-14.

Verse 25

Every man. Hebrew every "adam. App-14.

man may behold = all mankind have gazed.

Verse 26

is great. See note on Job 36:5.

His years. Figure of speech Anthropopatheia. App-6.

Verse 29

can any . . . ? Figure of speech Erotesis. App-6.

spreadings = suspensions, or floatings.

tabernacle = booth. Hebrew. sukkah.

Verse 30

bottom = roots or offspring, i.e. clouds.

Verse 31

people = peoples.

Verse 33

sheweth = announceth.


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Bullinger, Ethelbert William. "Commentary on Job 36:4". "E.W. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". 1909-1922.

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