Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

There is no wisdom nor understanding Nor counsel against Jehovah.

New American Standard Bible

There is no wisdom and no understanding And no counsel against the LORD.

King James Version

There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the LORD.

Holman Bible

No wisdom, no understanding, and no counsel
will prevail against the Lord.

International Standard Version

No wisdom, insight, or counsel can prevail against the LORD.

A Conservative Version

There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against LORD.

Amplified

There is no [human] wisdom or understanding or counsel [that can prevail] against the Lord.

Bible in Basic English

Wisdom and knowledge and wise suggestions are of no use against the Lord.

Darby Translation

There is no wisdom, nor understanding, nor counsel against Jehovah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

There is no wisdom nor intelligence nor counsel against the LORD.

Julia Smith Translation

No wisdom and no understanding, and no counsel against Jehovah.

King James 2000

There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

There is no wisdom, nor understanding, nor counsel to oppose Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There is no wisdom, there is no understanding, there is no counsel against the LORD.

NET Bible

There is no wisdom and there is no understanding, and there is no counsel against the Lord.

New Heart English Bible

There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

There is no wisdom, nor understanding, nor counsel, to confront Yahweh.

Webster

There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the LORD.

World English Bible

There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

There is no wisdom, nor understanding, Nor counsel, over-against Jehovah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
There is no wisdom
חכמה 
Chokmah 
Usage: 149

תּובנה תּבוּנה תּבוּןo 
Tabuwn 
Usage: 42

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

29 A wicked man hardeneth his face; But as for the upright, he establisheth his ways. 30 There is no wisdom nor understanding Nor counsel against Jehovah. 31 The horse is prepared against the day of battle; But victory is of Jehovah.



Cross References

Jeremiah 9:23

Thus saith Jehovah, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches;

Acts 5:39

but if it is of God, ye will not be able to overthrow them; lest haply ye be found even to be fighting against God.

Proverbs 19:21

There are many devices in a man's heart; But the counsel of Jehovah, that shall stand.

Isaiah 8:9-10

Make an uproar, O ye peoples, and be broken in pieces; and give ear, all ye of far countries: gird yourselves, and be broken in pieces; gird yourselves, and be broken in pieces.

Isaiah 7:5-7

Because Syria, Ephraim, and the son of Remaliah, have purposed evil against thee, saying,

Isaiah 14:27

For Jehovah of hosts hath purposed, and who shall annul it? and his hand is stretched out, and who shall turn it back?

Isaiah 46:10-11

declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not yet done; saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure;

Jonah 1:13

Nevertheless the men rowed hard to get them back to the land; but they could not: for the sea grew more and more tempestuous against them.

Acts 4:27-28

for of a truth in this city against thy holy Servant Jesus, whom thou didst anoint, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel, were gathered together,

1 Corinthians 3:19-20

For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God. For it is written, He that taketh the wise in their craftiness:

1 Peter 2:8

and, A stone of stumbling, and a rock of offence; for they stumble at the word, being disobedient: whereunto also they were appointed.

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