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Job 30

Job 30:17 KJV (With Strong’s)

My bones
`etsem (Hebrew #6106)
a bone (as strong); by extension, the body; figuratively, the substance, i.e. (as pron.) selfsame
KJV usage: body, bone, X life, (self-)same, strength, X very.
Pronounce: eh'tsem
Origin: from 6105
are pierced
naqar (Hebrew #5365)
to bore (penetrate, quarry)
KJV usage: dig, pick out, pierce, put (thrust) out.
Pronounce: naw-kar'
Origin: a primitive root
in me in the night season
layil (Hebrew #3915)
also laylah {lah'- yel-aw}; from the same as 3883; properly, a twist (away of the light), i.e. night; figuratively, adversity
KJV usage: ((mid-))night (season).
Pronounce: lah'-yil
Origin: or (Isa. 21:11) leyl {lale}
: and my sinews
'araq (Hebrew #6207)
to gnaw, i.e. (figuratively) eat (by hyberbole); also (participle) a pain
KJV usage: fleeing, sinew.
Pronounce: aw-rak'
Origin: a primitive root
take no rest
shakab (Hebrew #7901)
to lie down (for rest, sexual connection, decease or any other purpose)
KJV usage: X at all, cast down, ((lover-))lay (self) (down), (make to) lie (down, down to sleep, still with), lodge, ravish, take rest, sleep, stay.
Pronounce: shaw-kab'
Origin: a primitive root

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My bones.
in the night season.
 The nights are no better, for the gnawing disease does not sleep as it bares his bones out of his very flesh. (Job 3-31 by S. Ridout)

J. N. Darby Translation

The night pierceth through my bones and detacheth them from me, and my gnawing pains take no rest: