Can you bring forth the constellations in their seasons or lead out the Bear with its cubs?
"Can you lead forth a constellation in its season, And guide the Bear with her satellites?
Can you ensure the proper sequence of the seasons or guide the constellation of the Bear with her cubs across the heavens?
Can you get Venus to look your way, or get the Great Bear and her cubs to come out and play?
Do you make Mazzaroth come out in its right time, or are the Bear and its children guided by you?
Can you lead forth the Mazzaroth in their season, or can you guide the Bear with its children?
Can you bring out Mazzaroth in its season? Or can you guide the Great Bear with its cubs?
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1 tn The word מַזָּרוֹת (mazzarot) is taken by some to refer to the constellations (see 2 Kgs 23:5), and by others as connected to the word for “crown,” and so “corona.”
2 sn See Job 9:9.