Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Who teaches us more than the beasts of the earth And makes us wiser than the birds of the heavens?'

King James Version

Who teacheth us more than the beasts of the earth, and maketh us wiser than the fowls of heaven?

Holman Bible

who gives us more understanding than the animals of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds of the sky?"

International Standard Version

who teaches us more than the earth's wild animals, and makes us wiser than the birds of the sky?'

A Conservative Version

who teaches us more than the beasts of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the heavens?

American Standard Version

Who teacheth us more than the beasts of the earth, And maketh us wiser than the birds of the heavens?

Amplified

Who teaches us more than the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds of the heavens?

Bible in Basic English

Who gives us more knowledge than the beasts of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the heaven?

Darby Translation

Who teacheth us more than the beasts of the earth, and maketh us wiser than the fowl of the heavens?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

who teaches us more than the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser than the fowls of heaven?

Julia Smith Translation

And who teacheth us from the cattle of the earth, and he will make us wise above the birds of the heavens?

King James 2000

Who teaches us more than the beasts of the earth, and makes us wiser than the fowls of heaven?

Lexham Expanded Bible

[who] teaches us more than [the] animals of [the] earth and makes us wiser than the birds of the heavens?'

Modern King James verseion

who teaches us more than the animals of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the heavens?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Which giveth us more understanding than he doth the beasts of the earth, and teacheth us more than the fouls of heaven?'

NET Bible

who teaches us more than the wild animals of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the sky?'

New Heart English Bible

who teaches us more than the animals of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the sky?'

New simplified Bible

Who teaches us more than the animals of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the air?

The Emphasized Bible

Who teacheth us more than the beasts of the earth, and, beyond the bird of the heavens, giveth us wisdom?

Webster

Who teacheth us more than the beasts of the earth, and maketh us wiser than the fowls of heaven?

World English Bible

who teaches us more than the animals of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the sky?'

Youngs Literal Translation

Teaching us more than the beasts of the earth, Yea, than the fowl of the heavens He maketh us wiser.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אלף 
'alph 
Usage: 4

us more than the beasts
בּהמה 
B@hemah 
Usage: 190

of the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and maketh us wiser
חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 27

than the fowls
עוף 
`owph 
Usage: 71

References

Watsons

Context Readings

Elihu Condemns Job

10 "But no one says, 'Where is God my Maker, Who gives songs in the night, 11 Who teaches us more than the beasts of the earth And makes us wiser than the birds of the heavens?' 12 "There they cry out, but He does not answer Because of the pride of evil men.



Cross References

Psalm 94:12

Blessed is the man whom You chasten, O LORD, And whom You teach out of Your law;

Job 36:22

"Behold, God is exalted in His power; Who is a teacher like Him?

Genesis 1:26

Then God said, "Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; and let them rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the sky and over the cattle and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth."

Genesis 2:7

Then the LORD God formed man of dust from the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living being.

Job 32:8

"But it is a spirit in man, And the breath of the Almighty gives them understanding.



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