Job 28:2
Parallel Strong's
Berean Study Bible
Iron is taken from the earth, and copper is smelted from ore.

Young's Literal Translation
Iron from the dust is taken, And [from] the firm stone brass.

King James Bible
Iron is taken out of the earth, and brass [is] molten [out of] the stone.

בַּ֭רְזֶל (bar·zel)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1270: Iron, an iron implement

is taken
יֻקָּ֑ח (yuq·qāḥ)
Verb - QalPass - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3947: To take

from the earth,
מֵעָפָ֣ר (mê·‘ā·p̄ār)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6083: Dust, clay, earth, mud

and copper
נְחוּשָֽׁה׃ (nə·ḥū·šāh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 5154: Copper, bronze

is smelted
יָצ֥וּק (yā·ṣūq)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6694: To pour out, smelt, utter

from ore.
וְ֝אֶ֗בֶן (wə·’e·ḇen)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 68: A stone


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