Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

for wealth is not for ever; and doth the crown endure from generation to generation?

New American Standard Bible

For riches are not forever, Nor does a crown endure to all generations.

King James Version

For riches are not for ever: and doth the crown endure to every generation?

Holman Bible

for wealth is not forever;
not even a crown lasts for all time.

International Standard Version

because riches don't endure forever, and crowns don't last from one generation to the next.

A Conservative Version

For riches are not forever. And does the crown endure to all generations?

American Standard Version

For riches are not for ever: And doth the crown endure unto all generations?

Amplified

For riches are not forever; does a crown endure to all generations?

Bible in Basic English

For wealth is not for ever, and money does not go on for all generations.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For riches are not for ever, and does the crown endure to every generation?

Julia Smith Translation

For not strength forever, and not consecration to generation and generation.

King James 2000

For riches are not forever: and does the crown endure to every generation?

Lexham Expanded Bible

For riches [are] not forever, nor a crown for generation [after] generation.

Modern King James verseion

For riches are not forever; nor the crown from generation to generation.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For riches abide not away, and the crown endureth not forever.

NET Bible

for riches do not last forever, nor does a crown last from generation to generation.

New Heart English Bible

for riches are not forever, nor does even the crown endure to all generations.

The Emphasized Bible

For, not age-abiding, are riches, nor is the diadem, from generation to generation: -

Webster

For riches are not for ever: and doth the crown endure to every generation?

World English Bible

for riches are not forever, nor does even the crown endure to all generations.

Youngs Literal Translation

For riches are not to the age, Nor a crown to generation and generation.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חסן 
Chocen 
Usage: 5

are not for ever
עלם עולם 
`owlam 
Usage: 438

and doth the crown
נזר נזר 
Nezer 
Usage: 25

דּר דּור 
Dowr 
Usage: 167

References

Context Readings

All About Life

23 Be well acquainted with the appearance of thy flocks; look well to thy herds: 24 for wealth is not for ever; and doth the crown endure from generation to generation? 25 The hay is removed, and the tender grass sheweth itself, and herbs of the mountains are gathered in.



Cross References

Proverbs 23:5

wilt thou set thine eyes upon it, it is gone; for indeed it maketh itself wings and it flieth away as an eagle towards the heavens.

2 Samuel 7:16

And thy house and thy kingdom shall be made firm for ever before thee: thy throne shall be established for ever.

Psalm 89:36

His seed shall endure for ever, and his throne as the sun before me;

Isaiah 9:7

Of the increase of his government and of peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David and over his kingdom, to establish it, and to uphold it with judgment and with righteousness, from henceforth even for ever. The zeal of Jehovah of hosts will perform this.

Zephaniah 1:18

their silver and their gold shall not be able to deliver them, in the day of Jehovah's wrath; but the whole land shall be devoured by the fire of his jealousy: for a full end, yea, a sudden end, shall he make of all them that dwell in the land.

1 Timothy 6:17-18

Enjoin on those rich in the present age not to be high-minded, nor to trust on the uncertainty of riches; but in the God who affords us all things richly for our enjoyment;

James 1:10

and the rich in his humiliation, because as the grass's flower he will pass away.

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