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Job 17:13


If 1  I hope for the grave to be my home, if I spread out my bed in darkness,


Job 10:21,22; Job 14:14; Job 17:1; Job 30:23; Ps 27:14; Ps 139:8; Isa 57:2; La 3:25,26

NET © Notes

tn The clause begins with אִם (’im) which here has more of the sense of “since.” E. Dhorme (Job, 253) takes a rather rare use of the word to get “Can I hope again” (see also GKC 475 §150.f for the caveat).

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