Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

for length of days, and years of life, and peace shall they add to thee.

New American Standard Bible

For length of days and years of life
And peace they will add to you.

King James Version

For length of days, and long life, and peace, shall they add to thee.

Holman Bible

for they will bring you
many days, a full life, and well-being.

International Standard Version

For they will add length to your days, years to your life, and abundant peace to you.

A Conservative Version

For length of days, and years of life, and peace, they will add to thee.

American Standard Version

For length of days, and years of life, And peace, will they add to thee.

Amplified


For length of days and years of life [worth living]
And tranquility and prosperity [the wholeness of life’s blessings] they will add to you.

Bible in Basic English

For they will give you increase of days, years of life, and peace.

Julia Smith Translation

For length of days and years of life, and peace they shall add to thee.

King James 2000

For length of days, and long life, and peace, shall they add to you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For length of days, years of life, and peace they shall add to you.

Modern King James verseion

for they shall add length of days, and long life, and peace to you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For they shall prolong the days and years of thy life, and bring thee peace.

NET Bible

for they will provide a long and full life, and they will add well-being to you.

New Heart English Bible

for length of days, and years of life, and peace, will they add to you.

The Emphasized Bible

For, length of days and years of life, and blessedness, shall they and to thee.

Webster

For length of days, and long life, and peace, shall they add to thee.

World English Bible

for length of days, and years of life, and peace, will they add to you.

Youngs Literal Translation

For length of days and years, Life and peace they do add to thee.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ארך 
'orek 
length, long, ever, as long as, high
Usage: 95

of days
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

and long
שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
year, not translated, yearly, yearly + , year , live , old ,
Usage: 811

חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

and peace
שׁלם שׁלום 
Shalowm 
Usage: 236

יסף 
Yacaph 
Usage: 208

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Wisdom And Piety

1 My son, forget not my teaching, and let thy heart observe my commandments; 2 for length of days, and years of life, and peace shall they add to thee. 3 Let not loving-kindness and truth forsake thee; bind them about thy neck, write them upon the tablet of thy heart:


Cross References

Proverbs 4:10

Hear, my son, and receive my sayings, and the years of thy life shall be multiplied.

Psalm 91:16

With length of days will I satisfy him, and shew him my salvation.

Proverbs 9:11

For by me thy days shall be multiplied, and years of life shall be added to thee.

Psalm 119:165

Great peace have they that love thy law, and nothing doth stumble them.

Job 5:26

Thou shalt come to the grave in a ripe age, as a shock of corn is brought in in its season.

Psalm 21:4

He asked life of thee; thou gavest it him, length of days for ever and ever.

Psalm 34:11-14

Come, ye sons, hearken unto me: I will teach you the fear of Jehovah.

Psalm 128:6

And see thy children's children. Peace be upon Israel!

Proverbs 3:16-17

Length of days is in her right hand; in her left hand riches and honour.

Proverbs 10:27

The fear of Jehovah prolongeth days; but the years of the wicked shall be shortened.

Isaiah 32:17

And the work of righteousness shall be peace; and the effect of righteousness, quietness and assurance for ever.

Isaiah 57:19-21

I create the fruit of the lips: peace, peace to him that is afar off, and to him that is nigh, saith Jehovah; and I will heal him.

Romans 5:1

Therefore having been justified on the principle of faith, we have peace towards God through our Lord Jesus Christ;

Romans 14:17

for the kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Spirit.

Romans 15:13

Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that ye should abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.

Ephesians 6:1-3

Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is just.

1 Timothy 4:8

for bodily exercise is profitable for a little, but piety is profitable for everything, having promise of life, of the present one, and of that to come.

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