Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Wisdom cannot be valued in the gold of Ophir,
in precious onyx or sapphire.

New American Standard Bible

“It cannot be valued in the gold of Ophir,
In precious onyx, or sapphire.

King James Version

It cannot be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, or the sapphire.

International Standard Version

It cannot be compared to gold from Ophir, with precious onyx, or with sapphire.

A Conservative Version

It cannot be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, or the sapphire.

American Standard Version

It cannot be valued with the gold of Ophir, With the precious onyx, or the sapphire.

Amplified


“It cannot be valued in [terms of] the gold of Ophir,
In the precious onyx or beryl, or the sapphire.

Bible in Basic English

It may not be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the onyx of great price, or the sapphire.

Darby Translation

It is not set in the balance with gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, and the sapphire.

Julia Smith Translation

It shall not be weighed with gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, and the sapphire.

King James 2000

It cannot be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, or the sapphire.

Lexham Expanded Bible

It cannot be bought for the gold of Ophir, for precious onyx or sapphire.

Modern King James verseion

It cannot be weighed against the gold of Ophir, against precious onyx, or sapphire;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

No wedges of gold of Ophir, no precious Onyx stones, no Sapphire may be compared unto her.

NET Bible

It cannot be measured out for purchase with the gold of Ophir, with precious onyx or sapphires.

New Heart English Bible

It can't be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, or the sapphire.

The Emphasized Bible

It cannot be put into the scales against the gold of Ophir, with costly onyx, or sapphire;

Webster

It cannot be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, or the sapphire.

World English Bible

It can't be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, or the sapphire.

Youngs Literal Translation

It is not valued with pure gold of Ophir, With precious onyx and sapphire,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
It cannot be valued
סלה 
Calah 
Usage: 4

with the gold
כּתם 
Kethem 
Usage: 9

of Ophir
אופר אפיר אופיר 
'Owphiyr 
Usage: 13

with the precious
יקר 
Yaqar 
Usage: 36

שׁהם 
Shoham 
Usage: 11

References

Context Readings

Job's Discourse On Wisdom

15 Gold cannot be exchanged for it,
and silver cannot be weighed out for its price.
16 Wisdom cannot be valued in the gold of Ophir,
in precious onyx or sapphire.
17 Gold and glass do not compare with it,
and articles of fine gold cannot be exchanged for it.



Cross References

Psalm 45:9

Kings’ daughters are among your honored women;
the queen, adorned with gold from Ophir,
stands at your right hand.

Isaiah 13:12

I will make man scarcer than gold,
and mankind more rare than the gold of Ophir.

Exodus 28:20

and the fourth row,
a beryl, an onyx, and a jasper.


They should be adorned with gold filigree in their settings.

1 Chronicles 29:4

100 tons of gold (gold of Ophir) and 250 tons of refined silver for overlaying the walls of the buildings,

Ezekiel 28:13

You were in Eden, the garden of God.
Every kind of precious stone covered you:
carnelian, topaz, and diamond,
beryl, onyx, and jasper,
sapphire, turquoise and emerald.
Your mountings and settings were crafted in gold;
they were prepared on the day you were created.

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