Amos 3:4

NET ©

Does a lion roar in the woods if he has not cornered his prey? Does a young lion bellow from his den if he has not caught something?

NIV ©

Does a lion roar in the thicket when he has no prey? Does he growl in his den when he has caught nothing?

NASB ©

Does a lion roar in the forest when he has no prey? Does a young lion growl from his den unless he has captured something?

NLT ©

Does a lion ever roar in a thicket without first finding a victim? Does a young lion growl in its den without first catching its prey?

MSG ©

Does a lion roar in the forest if there's no carcass to devour? Does a young lion growl with pleasure if he hasn't caught his supper?

BBE ©

Will a lion give his loud cry in the woodland when no food is there? will the voice of the young lion be sounding from his hole if he has taken nothing?

NRSV ©

Does a lion roar in the forest, when it has no prey? Does a young lion cry out from its den, if it has caught nothing?

NKJV ©

Will a lion roar in the forest, when he has no prey? Will a young lion cry out of his den, if he has caught nothing?

KJV
Will a lion
<0738>
roar
<07580> (8799)
in the forest
<03293>_,
when he hath no prey
<02964>_?
will a young lion
<03715>
cry out
<05414> (8799) <06963>
of his den
<04585>_,
if he have taken
<03920> (8804)
nothing
<01115>_?
{cry: Heb. give forth his voice}
HEBREW
dkl
<03920>
Ma
<0518>
ytlb
<01115>
wtnemm
<04585>
wlwq
<06963>
rypk
<03715>
Ntyh
<05414>
wl
<0>
Nya
<0369>
Prjw
<02964>
reyb
<03293>
hyra
<0738>
gasyh (3:4)
<07580>
LXXM
ei
<1487>  
CONJ
ereuxetai
<2044>  
V-FMI-3S
lewn
<3023>  
N-NSM
ek
<1537>  
PREP
tou
<3588>  
T-GSM
drumou
 
N-GSM
autou
<846>  
D-GSM
yhran
<2339>  
N-ASF
ouk
<3364>  
ADV
ecwn
<2192>  
V-PAPNS
ei
<1487>  
CONJ
dwsei
<1325>  
V-FAI-3S
skumnov
 
N-NSM
fwnhn
<5456>  
N-ASF
autou
<846>  
D-GSM
ek
<1537>  
PREP
thv
<3588>  
T-GSF
mandrav
 
N-GSF
autou
<846>  
D-GSM
kayolou
<2527>  
ADV
ean
<1437>  
CONJ
mh
<3165>  
ADV
arpash
<726>  
V-AAS-3S
ti
<5100>  
I-ASN
NET © [draft] ITL
Does a lion
<0738>
roar
<07580>
in the woods
<03293>
if he has not
<01115>

<0369>
cornered
<05414>
his prey
<02964>
? Does
<0369>
a young lion
<03715>
bellow from his den
<04585>
if
<0518>
he has not
<0518>
caught
<03920>
something?
NET © Notes

tn Heb “without having prey [or “food”].”