Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"By your great wisdom, by your trade You have increased your riches And your heart is lifted up because of your riches--

King James Version

By thy great wisdom and by thy traffick hast thou increased thy riches, and thine heart is lifted up because of thy riches:

Holman Bible

By your great skill in trading you have increased your wealth, but your heart has become proud because of your wealth."

International Standard Version

By your great wisdom, by your skills in trading you have amassed wealth for yourself and your heart has become arrogant because of your wealth."

A Conservative Version

By thy great wisdom [and] by thy traffic thou have increased thy riches. And thy heart is lifted up because of thy riches.

American Standard Version

by thy great wisdom and by thy traffic hast thou increased thy riches, and thy heart is lifted up because of thy riches;-

Amplified

By your great wisdom and by your traffic you have increased your riches and power, and your heart is proud and lifted up because of your wealth;

Bible in Basic English

By your great wisdom and by your trade your power is increased, and your heart is lifted up because of your power:

Darby Translation

by thy great wisdom thou hast by thy traffic increased thy riches, and thy heart is lifted up because of thy riches.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

by the greatness of thy wisdom in thy trafficking thou hast multiplied thy riches, and thine heart is lifted up because of thy riches:

Julia Smith Translation

By the multitude of thy wisdom, by thy traffic thou didst multiply thy wealth, and thine heart will be lifted up in thy wealth.

King James 2000

By your great wisdom and by your trade have you increased your riches, and your heart is lifted up because of your riches:

Lexham Expanded Bible

By the abundance of your wisdom in your trading you [have] increased your wealth and your heart was proud in your wealth." '"

Modern King James verseion

By your great wisdom and by your trade you have multiplied your riches, and your heart is lifted up because of your riches.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

With thy great wisdom and occupying, hast thou increased thy power, and because of thy great riches, thy heart is proud.

NET Bible

By your great skill in trade you have increased your wealth, and your heart is proud because of your wealth.

New Heart English Bible

by your great wisdom and by your traffic you have increased your riches, and your heart is lifted up because of your riches"?

The Emphasized Bible

By the greatness of thy wisdom and by thy traffic, hast thou multiplied thy riches, -And thy heart hath become lofty in thy riches:

Webster

By thy great wisdom and by thy traffick hast thou increased thy riches, and thy heart is lifted up because of thy riches:

World English Bible

by your great wisdom [and] by your traffic you have increased your riches, and your heart is lifted up because of your riches --

Youngs Literal Translation

By the abundance of thy wisdom, Through thy merchandise, Thou hast multiplied thy wealth, And high is thy heart through thy wealth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חכמה 
Chokmah 
Usage: 149

and by thy traffick
רכלּה 
R@kullah 
Usage: 4

רבה 
Rabah 
Usage: 224

חיל 
Chayil 
Usage: 243

לבב 
Lebab 
Usage: 251

is lifted up
גּבהּ 
Gabahh 
Usage: 34

References

Smith

Context Readings

A Prophecy Aimed At The King Of Tyre

4 "By your wisdom and understanding You have acquired riches for yourself And have acquired gold and silver for your treasuries. 5 "By your great wisdom, by your trade You have increased your riches And your heart is lifted up because of your riches-- 6 Therefore thus says the Lord GOD, 'Because you have made your heart Like the heart of God,


Cross References

Psalm 62:10

Do not trust in oppression And do not vainly hope in robbery; If riches increase, do not set your heart upon them.

Psalm 52:7

"Behold, the man who would not make God his refuge, But trusted in the abundance of his riches And was strong in his evil desire."

Ezekiel 28:2

"Son of man, say to the leader of Tyre, 'Thus says the Lord GOD, "Because your heart is lifted up And you have said, 'I am a god, I sit in the seat of gods In the heart of the seas'; Yet you are a man and not God, Although you make your heart like the heart of God--

Hosea 13:6

As they had their pasture, they became satisfied, And being satisfied, their heart became proud; Therefore they forgot Me.

Job 31:24-25

"If I have put my confidence in gold, And called fine gold my trust,

Hosea 12:7-8

A merchant, in whose hands are false balances, He loves to oppress.

Deuteronomy 6:11-12

and houses full of all good things which you did not fill, and hewn cisterns which you did not dig, vineyards and olive trees which you did not plant, and you eat and are satisfied,

Deuteronomy 8:13-14

and when your herds and your flocks multiply, and your silver and gold multiply, and all that you have multiplies,

2 Chronicles 25:19

"You said, 'Behold, you have defeated Edom.' And your heart has become proud in boasting. Now stay at home; for why should you provoke trouble so that you, even you, would fall and Judah with you?"

2 Chronicles 32:23-25

And many were bringing gifts to the LORD at Jerusalem and choice presents to Hezekiah king of Judah, so that he was exalted in the sight of all nations thereafter.

Proverbs 11:28

He who trusts in his riches will fall, But the righteous will flourish like the green leaf.

Proverbs 26:12

Do you see a man wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.

Proverbs 30:9

That I not be full and deny You and say, "Who is the LORD?" Or that I not be in want and steal, And profane the name of my God.

Isaiah 5:21

Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes And clever in their own sight!

Isaiah 10:8-14

For it says, "Are not my princes all kings?

Isaiah 23:3

And were on many waters. The grain of the Nile, the harvest of the River was her revenue; And she was the market of nations.

Isaiah 23:8

Who has planned this against Tyre, the bestower of crowns, Whose merchants were princes, whose traders were the honored of the earth?

Ezekiel 16:49

"Behold, this was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had arrogance, abundant food and careless ease, but she did not help the poor and needy.

Ezekiel 27:12-36

"Tarshish was your customer because of the abundance of all kinds of wealth; with silver, iron, tin and lead they paid for your wares.

Daniel 4:30

"The king reflected and said, 'Is this not Babylon the great, which I myself have built as a royal residence by the might of my power and for the glory of my majesty?'

Daniel 4:37

"Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise, exalt and honor the King of heaven, for all His works are true and His ways just, and He is able to humble those who walk in pride."

Zechariah 9:3

For Tyre built herself a fortress And piled up silver like dust, And gold like the mire of the streets.

Luke 12:16-21

And He told them a parable, saying, "The land of a rich man was very productive.

Romans 12:16

Be of the same mind toward one another; do not be haughty in mind, but associate with the lowly Do not be wise in your own estimation.

1 Timothy 6:17

Instruct those who are rich in this present world not to be conceited or to fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy.

James 4:13-14

Come now, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit."

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