Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Mankind doesn't appreciate their value; and you won't find it anywhere on earth.

New American Standard Bible

Man does not know its value,
Nor is it found in the land of the living.

King James Version

Man knoweth not the price thereof; neither is it found in the land of the living.

Holman Bible

No man can know its value,
since it cannot be found in the land of the living.

A Conservative Version

Man does not know the price of it, nor is it found in the land of the living.

American Standard Version

Man knoweth not the price thereof; Neither is it found in the land of the living.

Amplified


“Man does not know the value of it;
Nor is it found in the land of the living.

Bible in Basic English

Man has not seen the way to it, and it is not in the land of the living.

Darby Translation

Man knoweth not the value thereof; and it is not found in the land of the living.

Julia Smith Translation

And man knew not its estimation, and it shall not be found in the land of the living.

King James 2000

Man knows not the price thereof; neither is it found in the land of the living.

Lexham Expanded Bible

A human being does not know its proper value, and it is not found in [the] land of the living.

Modern King James verseion

Man does not know the price of it; nor is it found in the land of the living.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Verily, no man can tell how worthy a thing she is, neither is she found in the land of the living.

NET Bible

Mankind does not know its place; it cannot be found in the land of the living.

New Heart English Bible

Man doesn't know its price; Neither is it found in the land of the living.

The Emphasized Bible

Mortal knoweth not the way thereof, neither can it be found in the land of the living;

Webster

Man knoweth not the price of it; neither is it found in the land of the living.

World English Bible

Man doesn't know its price; Neither is it found in the land of the living.

Youngs Literal Translation

Man hath not known its arrangement, Nor is it found in the land of the living.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Man
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

not the price
ערך 
`erek 
Usage: 33

מצא 
Matsa' 
Usage: 455

in the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

References

Easton

Context Readings

Job's Discourse On Wisdom

12 "Where can wisdom be found? Where is understanding's home? 13 Mankind doesn't appreciate their value; and you won't find it anywhere on earth. 14 The deepest ocean says, "It's not within me.' and the sea says, "You'll never find it with me.'



Cross References

Job 28:15-19

You can't buy it with gold, and its value cannot be calculated in silver.

Job 28:21-22

It has been concealed from the sight of every living creature and hidden even from the birds in the skies.

Psalm 19:10

They are more desirable than gold, even much fine gold. They are sweeter than honey, even the drippings from a honeycomb.

Psalm 52:5

But God will tear you down forever; he will take you away, even snatching you out of your tent! He will uproot you from the land of the living. Interlude

Psalm 119:72

Instruction that comes from you is better for me than thousands of gold and silver coins. Yod

Proverbs 3:14-15

because her profit is better than the profit of silver, and her yield than fine gold.

Proverbs 8:11

because wisdom is better than precious gems and nothing you desire can compare to it."

Proverbs 8:18-19

Wealth and honor accompany me, as do enduring wealth and righteousness.

Proverbs 16:16

How much better than gaining gold is the acquisition of wisdom, the attainment of wisdom better than silver!

Proverbs 23:23

Purchase truth, but don't sell it; store up wisdom, instruction, and understanding.

Ecclesiastes 8:16-17

When I dedicated myself to experience wisdom and to observe what is undertaken on earth even going without sleep day and night

Isaiah 38:11

I said, "I won't see the LORD in the land of the living; and I'll no longer observe human beings among the denizens of the grave.

Isaiah 53:8

"From detention and judgment he was taken away and who can even think about his descendants? For he was cut off from the land of the living, he was stricken for the transgression of my people.

Matthew 13:44-46

"The kingdom from heaven is like treasure hidden in a field that a man found and hid. In his excitement he went and sold everything he had and bought that field."

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