He piles up the water of the sea; 1 he puts the oceans 2 in storehouses.
He gathers the waters of the sea into jars; he puts the deep into storehouses.
He gathers the waters of the sea together as a heap; He lays up the deeps in storehouses.
He gave the sea its boundaries and locked the oceans in vast reservoirs.
He scooped Sea into his jug, put Ocean in his keg.
He makes the waters of the sea come together in a mass; he keeps the deep seas in store-houses.
He gathered the waters of the sea as in a bottle; he put the deeps in storehouses.
He gathers the waters of the sea together as a heap; He lays up the deep in storehouses.
of the sea
together as an heap
he layeth up
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He piles up
of the sea
; he puts
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1 tn Heb “[he] gathers like a pile the waters of the sea.” Some prefer to emend נֵד (ged, “heap, pile”; cf. NASB) to נֹד (nod, “bottle”; cf. NRSV; NIV “into jars”), but “pile” is used elsewhere to describe water that the
2 tn Or “watery depths.” The form תְּהוֹמוֹת (tÿhomot, “watery depths”) is the plural form of תְּהוֹם (tÿhom, “great deep”; see Gen 1:2).