For by these he gives food to the peoples, and bread in full measure.
These are the symbols of his sovereignty, his generosity, his loving care.
For by these He judges the peoples; He gives food in abundance.
For by them he judgeth the people; he giveth food in abundance.
This is how he uses the rains to provide for people and to give them more than enough food.
It is by these that he judges* the nations and supplies food in abundance.
36:31 It is by these that he judges2195
tn The verb is יָדִין (yadin, “he judges”). Houbigant proposedיָזוּן (yazun, “he nourishes”). This has found wide acceptance among commentators (cf. NAB). G. R. Driver retained the MT but gave a meaning “enriches” to the verb (“Problems in the Hebrew text of Job,” VTSup 3 : 88ff.).