Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

There is another evil which I have seen under the sun, as an error which proceeds from the ruler:

New American Standard Bible

There is an evil I have seen under the sun, like an error which goes forth from the ruler--

King James Version

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, as an error which proceedeth from the ruler:

Holman Bible

There is an evil I have seen under the sun, an error proceeding from the presence of the ruler:

International Standard Version

Here's another tragedy that I've observed on earth, a kind of error that comes from an overseer:

A Conservative Version

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, as it were an error which proceeds from the ruler:

American Standard Version

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, as it were an error which proceedeth from the ruler:

Amplified

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, like an error which proceeds from the ruler:

Bible in Basic English

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, like an error which comes by chance from a ruler:

Darby Translation

There is an evil that I have seen under the sun, as an error that proceedeth from the ruler:

Julia Smith Translation

There is an evil I saw under the sun as an error going forth from before him having power:

King James 2000

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, as an error which proceeds from the ruler:

Lexham Expanded Bible

There is an evil I have seen under the sun-- [it is] an error that proceeds from a ruler!

Modern King James verseion

There is an evil I have seen under the sun, like a sin which comes from a ruler's presence;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Another plague is there, which I have seen under the sun; namely, the ignorance that is commonly among princes:

NET Bible

I have seen another misfortune on the earth: It is an error a ruler makes.

New Heart English Bible

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, the sort of error which proceeds from the ruler.

The Emphasized Bible

Here was a misfortune I had seen under the sun, - a veritable mistake that was going forth from the presence of one who had power:

Webster

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, as an error which proceedeth from the ruler:

World English Bible

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, the sort of error which proceeds from the ruler.

Youngs Literal Translation

There is an evil I have seen under the sun, As an error that goeth out from the ruler,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
There is
ישׁ 
Yesh 
is, be, have, there,
Usage: 135

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

under the sun
שׁמשׁ 
Shemesh 
Usage: 134

as an error
שׁגגה 
Sh@gagah 
Usage: 19

יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

The Burden Of Folly

4 If the spirit of the ruler rises up against thee, do not leave thy place; for meekness pacifies great sins. 5 There is another evil which I have seen under the sun, as an error which proceeds from the ruler: 6 Folly is set in great dignity, and the rich are seated in a low place.



Cross References

Ecclesiastes 3:16

And moreover I saw under the sun that instead of judgment, there was wickedness; and instead of righteousness, that iniquity was there.

Ecclesiastes 4:1

So I returned and considered all the violence that is done under the sun and behold the tears of such as are oppressed, and they have no comforter; and on the side of their oppressors there was power; but the oppressed had no comforter.

Ecclesiastes 4:7

Then I returned, and I saw another vanity under the sun.

Ecclesiastes 5:13

There is another sore evil which I have seen under the sun, namely, riches kept for the owners thereof to their hurt;

Ecclesiastes 6:1

There is another evil which I have seen under the sun, and it is very common among men:

Ecclesiastes 9:3

This is an evil among all things that are done under the sun, that there is one event unto all; and also that the heart of the sons of men is full of evil, and madness is in their heart while they live, and after that they go to the dead.

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