Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

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

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 [omnipotent] Lord has made both of them.

Bible in Basic English

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

Darby Translation

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

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 A child is known by his conversation, whether his works be pure and right. 12 As for the hearing of the ear and the sight of the eye, the LORD hath made them both. 13 Delight not thou in sleep, lest thou come to poverty; but open thine eyes, and thou shalt have bread enough.



Cross References

Psalm 94:9

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

Exodus 4:11

And the LORD said unto him, "Who hath made man's mouth, or who hath made the dumb or the deaf, the seeing or the blind? Have not I, the LORD?

Psalm 119:18

Open thou mine eyes, that I may see the wondrous things of thy law.

Matthew 13:13-16

Therefore speak I to them in similitudes: For though they see, they see not; and hearing, they hear not, neither understand.

Acts 26:18

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

Ephesians 1:17-18

that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, and the father of glory, might give unto you the spirit of wisdom, and open to you the knowledge of himself,

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