Parallel Verses

NET Bible

what wise men declare, hiding nothing, from the tradition of their ancestors,

New American Standard Bible

What wise men have told,
And have not concealed from their fathers,

King James Version

Which wise men have told from their fathers, and have not hid it:

Holman Bible

what was declared by wise men
and was not suppressed by their ancestors,

International Standard Version

which is what wise men have explained, who didn't withhold anything from their ancestors.

A Conservative Version

which wise men have told from their fathers, and have not hid it,

American Standard Version

(Which wise men have told From their fathers, and have not hid it;

Amplified


What wise men have [freely] told,
And have not hidden [anything passed on to them] from their fathers,

Bible in Basic English

(The things which wise men have got from their fathers, and have not kept secret from us;

Darby Translation

Which wise men have told from their fathers, and have not hidden;

Julia Smith Translation

Which the wise ones will announce, and he hid it not from their fathers.

King James 2000

Which wise men have told from their fathers, and have not hid it:

Lexham Expanded Bible

what wise men have told, and they have not hidden [that which is] from their ancestors,

Modern King James verseion

that which wise men have told, and have not hidden from their fathers;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which wise men have told, and hath not been hid from their fathers:

New Heart English Bible

(Which wise men have told by their fathers, and have not hidden it;

The Emphasized Bible

Which, wise men, tell, and deny not that which is from their fathers.

Webster

Which wise men have told from their fathers, and have not hid it:

World English Bible

(Which wise men have told by their fathers, and have not hidden it;

Youngs Literal Translation

Which the wise declare -- And have not hid -- from their fathers.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 137

נגד 
Nagad 
Usage: 370

and have not hid
כּחד 
Kachad 
Usage: 32

Context Readings

Eliphaz's Second Response To Job

17 "I will explain to you; listen to me, and what I have seen, I will declare, 18 what wise men declare, hiding nothing, from the tradition of their ancestors, 19 to whom alone the land was given when no foreigner passed among them.



Cross References

Job 8:8

"For inquire now of the former generation, and pay attention to the findings of their ancestors;

Job 15:10

The gray-haired and the aged are on our side, men far older than your father.

Psalm 71:18

Even when I am old and gray, O God, do not abandon me, until I tell the next generation about your strength, and those coming after me about your power.

Psalm 78:3-6

What we have heard and learned -- that which our ancestors have told us --

Isaiah 38:19

The living person, the living person, he gives you thanks, as I do today. A father tells his sons about your faithfulness.

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