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Job 17:12

12  They vmake night into day:

‘The light,’ they say, ‘is near to the darkness.’1

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Job 17:12 — The New International Version (NIV)

12 turn night into day;

in the face of the darkness light is near.

Job 17:12 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

12 They change the night into day:

The light is short because of darkness.

Job 17:12 — New Living Translation (NLT)

12 These men say that night is day;

they claim that the darkness is light.

Job 17:12 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

12 They change the night into day;

‘The light is near,’ they say, in the face of darkness.

Job 17:12 — New Century Version (NCV)

12 These men think night is day;

when it is dark, they say, ‘Light is near.’

Job 17:12 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

12 They change the night into day:

The light, say they, is near unto the darkness.

Job 17:12 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

12 They change the night into day; the light they imagine near in presence of the darkness.

Job 17:12 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

12 You say that night is day.

Light has nearly become darkness.

Job 17:12 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

12 They turned night into day

and made light seem near in the face of darkness.

Job 17:12 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 They make night into day;

‘The light,’ they say, ‘is near to the darkness.’

Job 17:12 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

12 They make night into day,

saying, ‘Light is near to darkness.’

Job 17:12 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

12 People like you turn night into day.

Even though it’s dark you say,

‘Light is nearby.’

Job 17:12 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

12 “They make night into day, saying,

‘The light is near,’ in the presence of darkness.