Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

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

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

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

Amplified

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

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.

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

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

New Heart English Bible

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

The Emphasized Bible

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

Webster

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

World English Bible

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Youngs Literal Translation

Words of a preacher, son of David, king in Jerusalem:

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 20 Translations in Ecclesiastes 1:1

Context Readings

Prologue

1 The words of the preacher, son of David, king in Jerusalem. 2 Vanity of vanities, said the preacher; vanity of vanities, all vanity.


Cross References

Ecclesiastes 1:12

I the preacher was king over Israel in Jerusalem.

Ecclesiastes 7:27

See, this I found, said the preacher: one to one to find understanding

Ecclesiastes 12:8-10

Vanity of vanities, said the preacher; all is vanity.

1 Kings 11:42-43

And the days which Solomon reigned in Jerusalem over all Israel were forty years.

2 Chronicles 9:30

And Solomon will reign in Jerusalem over all Israel forty years.

2 Chronicles 10:17-19

And the sons of Israel dwelling in the cities of Judah, and Rehoboam will reign over them.

Nehemiah 6:7

And also thou didst set up prophets to call upon thee in Jerusalem, saying, A king in Judah: and now it will be heard by the king according to these words: and now come and we will counsel together.

Psalm 40:9

I announced good news, justice in the great convocation: behold, my lips I will not shut up, O Jehovah, thou knewest

Isaiah 61:1

The spirit of the Lord Jehovah is upon me; because Jehovah anointed me to announce good news to the afflicted, he sent me to bind up to the broken of heart, to call freedom to the captives, and the opening of the prison to the bound.

Jonah 3:2

Arise, go to Nineveh the great city, and call to it the calling which I speak to thee.

2 Peter 2:5

And spared not the old world, but Noah the eighth, a herald of justice, he watched, having brought an inundation upon the world of the irreligious;

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