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New American Standard Bible

The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.

King James Version

The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.

Holman Bible

The words of the Teacher, son of David, king in Jerusalem.

International Standard Version

The words of the Teacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.

A Conservative Version

The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.

American Standard Version

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Amplified

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Bible in Basic English

The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.

Darby Translation

The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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Julia Smith Translation

The words of the preacher, son of David, king in Jerusalem.

King James 2000

The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The words of the Teacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.

Modern King James verseion

The words of the preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

These are the words of the Preacher, the son of David, king of Jerusalem.

NET Bible

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New Heart English Bible

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The Emphasized Bible

The words of the Proclaimer, son of David, king in Jerusalem.

Webster

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World English Bible

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Youngs Literal Translation

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Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

of the Preacher
קהלת 
Qoheleth 
Usage: 7

of David
דּויד דּוד 
David 
Usage: 1074

מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

References

Word Count of 21 Translations in Ecclesiastes 1:1

Context Readings

Prologue

1 The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem. 2 "Vanity of vanities," says the Preacher, "Vanity of vanities! All is vanity."


Cross References

Ecclesiastes 1:12

I, the Preacher, have been king over Israel in Jerusalem.

Ecclesiastes 7:27

"Behold, I have discovered this," says the Preacher, "adding one thing to another to find an explanation,

Ecclesiastes 12:8-10

"Vanity of vanities," says the Preacher, "all is vanity!"

1 Kings 11:42-43

Thus the time that Solomon reigned in Jerusalem over all Israel was forty years.

2 Chronicles 9:30

Solomon reigned forty years in Jerusalem over all Israel.

2 Chronicles 10:17-19

But as for the sons of Israel who lived in the cities of Judah, Rehoboam reigned over them.

Nehemiah 6:7

"You have also appointed prophets to proclaim in Jerusalem concerning you, 'A king is in Judah!' And now it will be reported to the king according to these reports. So come now, let us take counsel together."

Psalm 40:9

I have proclaimed glad tidings of righteousness in the great congregation; Behold, I will not restrain my lips, O LORD, You know.

Isaiah 61:1

The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, Because the LORD has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted; He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to captives And freedom to prisoners;

Jonah 3:2

"Arise, go to Nineveh the great city and proclaim to it the proclamation which I am going to tell you."

2 Peter 2:5

and did not spare the ancient world, but preserved Noah, a preacher of righteousness, with seven others, when He brought a flood upon the world of the ungodly;

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