Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

There are, perhaps, a great many kinds of languages in the world, and no kind is without meaning.

King James Version

There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without signification.

Holman Bible

There are doubtless many different kinds of languages in the world, and all have meaning.

International Standard Version

There are, I suppose, many different languages in the world, yet none of them is without meaning.

A Conservative Version

Since there are perhaps, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without significance.

American Standard Version

There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and no kind is without signification.

Amplified

There are, I suppose, all these many [to us unknown] tongues in the world [somewhere], and none is destitute of [its own power of] expression and meaning.

An Understandable Version

There are, no doubt, many kinds of sounds [i.e., languages] in the world, and none of them is meaningless.

Anderson New Testament

There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without meaning.

Bible in Basic English

There are, it may be, a number of different voices in the world, and no voice is without sense.

Common New Testament

Undoubtedly there are many languages in the world, and none of them is without meaning.

Daniel Mace New Testament

there are, it may be, as many different languages in the world as there are people, and none of them without signification.

Darby Translation

There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of undistinguishable sound.

Godbey New Testament

If it so happens that there are so many kinds of voices in the world, and nothing without a voice;

Goodspeed New Testament

There are probably ever so many different languages in the world, each with its own meaning.

John Wesley New Testament

Let there be ever so many kinds of languages in the world, and none of them without signification:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

There are many kinds of distinct voices in the world, and nothing is dumb.

Julia Smith Translation

If perchance, such kind of voices be in the world, and none of them speechless.

King James 2000

There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without meaning.

Lexham Expanded Bible

There are probably so many kinds of languages in the world, and none without meaning.

Modern King James verseion

So it may be many kinds of sounds are in the world, and not one is without a distinct sound.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Many kinds of voices are in the world, and none of them are without signification.

Moffatt New Testament

There are ever so many kinds of language in the world, everyone of them meaning something.

Montgomery New Testament

There are, let us say, so many languages in the world, and none without its meaning.

NET Bible

There are probably many kinds of languages in the world, and none is without meaning.

New Heart English Bible

There are, it may be, so many kinds of sounds in the world, and none is without meaning.

Noyes New Testament

There are, it may be, so many kinds of languages in the world, and not one is without meaning.

Sawyer New Testament

There are perhaps as many kinds of voices in the world, and no one is without significance;

The Emphasized Bible

There may happen to be so many kinds of languages in the world, and, not one, unspoken: -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For though there are so many different kinds of languages in the world, yet is not one of them without its meaning.

Twentieth Century New Testament

There is, for instance, a certain number of different languages in the world, and not one of them fails to convey meaning.

Webster

There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without signification.

Weymouth New Testament

There are, we will suppose, a great number of languages in the world, and no creature is without a language.

Williams New Testament

There are, supposedly, ever so many languages in the world, and not one is without its own meaning.

World English Bible

There are, it may be, so many kinds of sounds in the world, and none of them is without meaning.

Worrell New Testament

There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and no one of them is without signification.

Worsley New Testament

There are, it may be, as many kinds of voices in the world as people, and none of them insignificant.

Youngs Literal Translation

There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is unmeaning,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

it may
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

be
τυγχάνω 
Tugchano 
obtain, be, chance, little, enjoy, may be, not tr,
Usage: 11

so many
τοσοῦτος 
Tosoutos 
so much, so great, so many, so long, as large, these many, so many things
Usage: 17

γένος 
Genos 
Usage: 17

of voices
φωνή 
Phone 
Usage: 128

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the world
κόσμος 
Kosmos 
Usage: 109

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

οὐδείς 
Oudeis 
Usage: 160

of them

Usage: 0

References

Context Readings

Appropriate Use Of Prophecy And Tongues

9 So also you, unless you utter by the tongue speech that is clear, how will it be known what is spoken? For you will be speaking into the air. 10 There are, perhaps, a great many kinds of languages in the world, and no kind is without meaning. 11 If then I do not know the meaning of the language, I will be to the one who speaks a barbarian, and the one who speaks will be a barbarian to me.


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