Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"Who sets wisdom within you, or imbues your mind with understanding?

New American Standard Bible

"Who has put wisdom in the innermost being Or given understanding to the mind?

King James Version

Who hath put wisdom in the inward parts? or who hath given understanding to the heart?

Holman Bible

Who put wisdom in the heart
or gave the mind understanding?

A Conservative Version

Who has put wisdom in the inward parts? Or who has given understanding to the mind?

American Standard Version

Who hath put wisdom in the inward parts? Or who hath given understanding to the mind?

Amplified

Who has put wisdom in the inward parts [or in the dark clouds]? Or who has given understanding to the mind [or to the meteor]?

Bible in Basic English

Who has put wisdom in the high clouds, or given knowledge to the lights of the north?

Darby Translation

Who hath put wisdom in the inward parts? or who hath given understanding to the mind?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Who put wisdom in the inward parts? Or who gave intelligence to understanding?

Julia Smith Translation

Who put wisdom in the reins? or who gave understanding to the mind?

King James 2000

Who has put wisdom in the inward parts? or who has given understanding to the heart?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Who has put wisdom in the ibis, or who has given understanding to the rooster?

Modern King James verseion

Who has put wisdom in the inward parts? Or who has given understanding to the mind?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Who giveth sure wisdom or steadfast understanding?

NET Bible

Who has put wisdom in the heart, or has imparted understanding to the mind?

New Heart English Bible

Who has put wisdom in the inward parts? Or who has given understanding to the mind?

The Emphasized Bible

Who hath put - into cloud-forms - wisdom? Or who hath given - to the meteor - understanding?

Webster

Who hath put wisdom in the inward parts? or who hath given understanding to the heart?

World English Bible

Who has put wisdom in the inward parts? Or who has given understanding to the mind?

Youngs Literal Translation

Who hath put in the inward parts wisdom? Or who hath given To the covered part understanding?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁית 
Shiyth 
Usage: 83

חכמה 
Chokmah 
Usage: 149

in the inward parts
טחה 
Tuwchah 
Usage: 2

נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

References

Watsons

Context Readings

Yahweh Interrogates Job

35 Can you command the lightning, so that it goes forth and calls to you, "Look at us!' 36 "Who sets wisdom within you, or imbues your mind with understanding? 37 Who has the wisdom to be able to count the clouds, or to empty the water jars of heaven,


Cross References

Job 32:8

However, a spirit exists in mankind, and the Almighty's breath gives him insight."

Psalm 51:6

Indeed, you are pleased with truth in the inner person, and you will teach me wisdom in my innermost parts.

Ecclesiastes 2:26

After all, to the person who is good in God's sight, he gives wisdom, knowledge, and joy, but to the sinner he gives the troublesome task of acquiring and accumulating in order to leave it to someone who is good in the sight of God. This also is pointless and chasing after the wind.

Exodus 31:3

and I've filled him with the Spirit of God, with wisdom, understanding, knowledge, and all kinds of craftsmanship

Exodus 36:1-2

Bezalel and Oholiab and all the skilled craftsmen to whom the LORD gave wisdom and understanding to know how to do all the work in constructing the sanctuary are to do everything that the LORD has commanded."

Job 9:4

He is wise in heart and strong in will who can be stubborn against him and succeed?

Proverbs 2:6

For the LORD gives wisdom, and from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.

Isaiah 28:26

His God instructs him regarding the correct way, directing him how to plant.

James 1:5

Now if any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives to everyone generously without a rebuke, and it will be given to him.

James 1:17

Every generous act of giving and every perfect gift is from above and comes down from the Father who made the heavenly lights, in whom there is no inconsistency or shifting shadow.

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