Parallel Verses

World English Bible

There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against Yahweh.

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.

American Standard Version

There is no wisdom nor understanding Nor counsel against Jehovah.

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.

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.

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 hardens his face; but as for the upright, he establishes his ways. 30 There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against Yahweh. 31 The horse is prepared for the day of battle; but victory is with Yahweh.



Cross References

Jeremiah 9:23

Thus says Yahweh, Don't let the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, don't let the rich man glory in his riches;

Acts 5:39

But if it is of God, you will not be able to overthrow it, and you would be found even to be fighting against God!"

Proverbs 19:21

There are many plans in a man's heart, but Yahweh's counsel will prevail.

Isaiah 8:9-10

Make an uproar, you peoples, and be broken in pieces! Listen, all you from far countries: dress for battle, and be shattered! Dress for battle, and be shattered!

Isaiah 7:5-7

Because Syria, Ephraim, and the son of Remaliah, have plotted evil against you, saying,

Isaiah 14:27

For Yahweh of Armies has planned, and who can stop it? His hand is stretched out, and who can 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 stormy against them.

Acts 4:27-28

"For truly, in this city against your holy servant, Jesus, whom you anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles and the people 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 has taken the wise in their craftiness."

1 Peter 2:8

and, "a stone of stumbling, and a rock of offense." For they stumble at the word, being disobedient, to which also they were appointed.

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