Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

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

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.

International Standard Version

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

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 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 But where shall wisdom be found? And where is the place of understanding? 13 Man does not know the price of it; nor is it found in the land of the living. 14 The deep says, It is not in me; and the sea says, It is not in me.



Cross References

Job 28:15-19

Pure gold cannot be given in its stead, and silver be weighed as its price.

Job 28:21-22

Yea, it is hidden from the eyes of all living, and hidden from the birds of the heavens.

Psalm 19:10

more to be desired than gold, even much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.

Psalm 52:5

God will likewise destroy you forever; He shall take you away, and pluck you out of your tent, and root you out of the land of the living. Selah.

Psalm 119:72

The Law of Your mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver.

Proverbs 3:14-15

For the profit from it is better than the gain from silver, and its produce more than fine gold;

Proverbs 8:11

For wisdom is better than rubies; and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared to it.

Proverbs 8:18-19

Riches and honor are with me; enduring riches and righteousness.

Proverbs 16:16

How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! And to get understanding is rather to be chosen than silver!

Proverbs 23:23

Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.

Ecclesiastes 8:16-17

When I gave my heart to know wisdom, and to see the business that is done on the earth; for neither day nor night do men see sleep with their eyes.

Isaiah 38:11

I said, I shall not see Jah, Jehovah, in the land of the living; I shall look on man no more with the people of the world.

Isaiah 53:8

He was taken from prison and from judgment; and who shall declare His generation? For He was cut off out of the land of the living; for the transgression of My people He was stricken.

Matthew 13:44-46

Again, the kingdom of Heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which when a man has found it, he hides it, and for the joy of it goes and sells all that he has, and buys that field.

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