Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Yet all this avails me nothing so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.

New American Standard Bible

"Yet all of this does not satisfy me every time I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate."

King James Version

Yet all this availeth me nothing, so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.

Holman Bible

Still, none of this satisfies me since I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the King’s Gate all the time.”

International Standard Version

But all this does not satisfy me every time I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate."

American Standard Version

Yet all this availeth me nothing, so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.

Amplified

Yet all this benefits me nothing as long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.

Bible in Basic English

But all this is nothing to me while I see Mordecai the Jew seated by the king's doorway.

Darby Translation

Yet all this is of no avail to me so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.

Julia Smith Translation

And all this was not an equivalent to me in all the time which I see Mordecai the Jew sitting in the king's gate.

King James 2000

Yet all this avails me nothing, so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But all this {fails to satisfy me} {when} I see Mordecai the Jew setting at the gate of the king."

Modern King James verseion

Yet all this avails me nothing as long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But in all this am I not satisfied as long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate."

NET Bible

Yet all of this fails to satisfy me so long as I have to see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate."

New Heart English Bible

Yet all this avails me nothing, so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate."

The Emphasized Bible

Yet, all this, sufficeth me not, - so long as, I, see Mordecai the Jew, sitting in the gate of the king.

Webster

Yet all this availeth me nothing, so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.

World English Bible

Yet all this avails me nothing, so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate."

Youngs Literal Translation

and all this is not profitable to me, during all the time that I am seeing Mordecai the Jew sitting in the gate of the king.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁוה 
Shavah 
Usage: 21

me nothing, so long as
עת 
`eth 
Usage: 296

I see
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

מרדּכּי 
Mord@kay 
Usage: 60

the Jew
יהוּדי 
Y@huwdiy 
Usage: 75

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

at the king's
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

References

American

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Esther's Banquet

12 Haman said moreover, Yea, Esther the queen let no man come in with the king to the banquet that she had prepared but myself, and tomorrow also I am invited by her together with the king. 13 Yet all this avails me nothing so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate. 14 Then Zeresh his wife and all his friends said to him, Let a gallows be made fifty cubits high, and in the morning speak thou to the king that Mordecai may be hanged on it. Then go thou in merrily with the king to the banquet. And t



Cross References

1 Kings 21:4-6

And Ahab came into his house heavy and displeased because of the word which Naboth the Jezreelite had spoken to him, for he had said, I will not give thee the inheritance of my fathers. And he laid himself down upon his bed, and tu

Esther 5:9

Then Haman went forth that day joyful and glad of heart. But when Haman saw Mordecai in the king's gate, that he did not stand up nor move for him, he was filled with wrath against Mordecai.

Job 15:20

The wicked man travails with pain all his days, even the number of years that are laid up for the oppressor.

Job 18:4

Thou who tear thyself in thine anger, shall the earth be forsaken for thee? Or shall the rock be removed out of its place?

Ecclesiastes 1:2

Vanity of vanities, says the Preacher, vanity of vanities, all is vanity.

Ecclesiastes 1:14

I have seen all the works that are done under the sun, and, behold, all is vanity and a striving after wind.

Philippians 4:11-12

Not that I speak regarding need, for I have learned in what things I am to be content.

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