Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

There is no memory of those who have gone before, and of those who come after there will be no memory for those who are still to come after them.

New American Standard Bible

There is no remembrance of earlier things;
And also of the later things which will occur,
There will be for them no remembrance
Among those who will come later still.

King James Version

There is no remembrance of former things; neither shall there be any remembrance of things that are to come with those that shall come after.

Holman Bible

There is no remembrance of those who came before;
and of those who will come after
there will also be no remembrance
by those who follow them.

International Standard Version

No one remembers those in the past, nor will they be remembered by those who come after them.

A Conservative Version

There is no remembrance of the former [things], nor shall there be any remembrance of the latter that are to come, among those who shall come after.

American Standard Version

There is no remembrance of the former generations ; neither shall there be any remembrance of the latter generations that are to come, among those that shall come after.

Amplified


There is no remembrance of earlier things,
Nor also of the later things that are to come;
There will be for them no remembrance
By generations who will come after them.

Darby Translation

There is no remembrance of former things; neither shall there be remembrance of things that are to come with those who shall live afterwards.

Julia Smith Translation

No remembrance to former things; and also to the latter things that shall be; to them shall be no remembrance with them which shall be for the latter state.

King James 2000

There is no remembrance of former things; neither shall there be any remembrance of things that are to come with those that shall come after.

Lexham Expanded Bible

There is neither remembrance of former generations, nor will there be remembrance of future generations.

Modern King James verseion

There is no memory of former things, and also no memory of after things which shall be; for neither shall be a remembrance of them with those who will be at the afterwards.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The thing that is past, is out of remembrance; Even so the things that are for to come, shall no more be thought upon among them that come after.

NET Bible

No one remembers the former events, nor will anyone remember the events that are yet to happen; they will not be remembered by the future generations.

New Heart English Bible

There is no memory of the former; neither shall there be any memory of the latter that are to come, among those that shall come after.

The Emphasized Bible

There is, no remembrance, of the thing before, - nor, even of the things after, which shall be, will there be any remembrance, with them who shall come after.

Webster

There is no remembrance of former things; neither shall there be any remembrance of things that are to come with those that shall come after.

World English Bible

There is no memory of the former; neither shall there be any memory of the latter that are to come, among those that shall come after.

Youngs Literal Translation

There is not a remembrance of former generations; and also of the latter that are, there is no remembrance of them with those that are at the last.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
זכרון 
Zikrown 
Usage: 24

of former
ראשׁן ראשׁון 
Ri'shown 
Usage: 182

זכרון 
Zikrown 
Usage: 24

אחרן אחרין 
'acharown 
Usage: 50

References

Verse Info

Context Readings

All Toil Is Profitless And Repetitious

10 Is there anything of which men say, See, this is new? It has been in the old time which was before us. 11 There is no memory of those who have gone before, and of those who come after there will be no memory for those who are still to come after them. 12 I, the Preacher, was king over Israel in Jerusalem.



Cross References

Ecclesiastes 2:16

Of the wise man, as of the foolish man, there is no memory for ever, seeing that those who now are will have gone from memory in the days to come. See how death comes to the wise as to the foolish!

Psalm 9:6

You have given their towns to destruction; the memory of them has gone; they have become waste for ever.

Ecclesiastes 9:5

The living are conscious that death will come to them, but the dead are not conscious of anything, and they no longer have a reward, because there is no memory of them.

Isaiah 41:22-26

Let the future be made clear to us: give us news of the past things, so that we may give thought to them; or of the things to come, so that we may see if they are true.

Isaiah 42:9

See, the things said before have come about, and now I give word of new things: before they come I give you news of them.

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