Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, Jehovah hath made even both of them.

New American Standard Bible

The hearing ear and the seeing eye, The LORD has made both of them.

King James Version

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD hath made even both of them.

Holman Bible

The hearing ear and the seeing eye—
the Lord made them both.

International Standard Version

The ear that hears and the eye that sees the LORD surely made them both.

A Conservative Version

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, LORD has made even both of them.

American Standard Version

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, Jehovah hath made even both of them.

Amplified

The hearing ear and the seeing eye -- "the Lord has made both of them.

Bible in Basic English

The hearing ear and the seeing eye are equally the Lord's work.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The hearing ear and the seeing eye, the LORD has made both of them.

Julia Smith Translation

The hearing ear and the seeing eye, Jehovah made, also them two.

King James 2000

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD has made even both of them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The ear that hears and the eye that sees, Yahweh has made {them both}.

Modern King James verseion

The hearing ear and the seeing eye, Jehovah has made both of them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

As for the hearing of the ear and the sight of the eye, the LORD hath made them both.

NET Bible

The ear that hears and the eye that sees -- the Lord has made them both.

New Heart English Bible

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, The LORD has made even both of them.

The Emphasized Bible

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, Yahweh hath made them, both.

Webster

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD hath made even both of them.

World English Bible

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, Yahweh has made even both of them.

Youngs Literal Translation

A hearing ear, and a seeing eye, Jehovah hath made even both of them.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ear
אזן 
'ozen 
Usage: 187

and the seeing
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

the Lord

Usage: 0

שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

Context Readings

Foolproof Instructions

11 Even a child is known by his doings, whether his work be pure, and whether it be right. 12 The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, Jehovah hath made even both of them. 13 Love not sleep, lest thou come to poverty; open thine eyes, and thou shalt be satisfied with bread.



Cross References

Psalm 94:9

He that planted the ear, shall he not hear? He that formed the eye, shall he not see?

Exodus 4:11

And Jehovah said to him, Who gave man a mouth? or who maketh dumb, or deaf, or seeing, or blind? have not I, Jehovah?

Psalm 119:18

Open mine eyes, and I shall behold wondrous things out of thy law.

Matthew 13:13-16

For this cause I speak to them in parables, because seeing they do not see, and hearing they do not hear nor understand;

Acts 26:18

to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins and inheritance among them that are sanctified by faith in me.

Ephesians 1:17-18

that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, would give you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the full knowledge of him,

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