Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

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

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.

Darby Translation

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

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.

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, do not forget my teaching; but let your heart keep my commandments: 2 for length of days, and years of life, and peace, will they add to you. 3 Do not let kindness and truth forsake you. Bind them around your neck. Write them on the tablet of your heart.


Cross References

Proverbs 4:10

Listen, my son, and receive my sayings. The years of your life will be many.

Psalm 91:16

I will satisfy him with long life, and show him my salvation."

Proverbs 9:11

For by me your days will be multiplied. The years of your life will be increased.

Psalm 119:165

Those who love your Law have great peace. Nothing causes them to stumble.

Job 5:26

You shall come to your grave in a full age, like a shock of grain comes in its season.

Psalm 21:4

He asked life of you, you gave it to him, even length of days forever and ever.

Psalm 34:11-14

Come, you children, listen to me. I will teach you the fear of the LORD.

Psalm 128:6

Yes, may you see your children's children. Peace be upon Israel.

Proverbs 3:16-17

Length of days is in her right hand. In her left hand are riches and honor.

Proverbs 10:27

The fear of the LORD prolongs days, but the years of the wicked shall be shortened.

Isaiah 32:17

The work of righteousness will be peace; and the effect of righteousness, quietness and confidence forever.

Isaiah 57:19-21

I create the fruit of the lips: Peace, peace, to him who is far off and to him who is near," says the LORD; "and I will heal them."

Romans 5:1

Being therefore justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ;

Romans 14:17

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

Romans 15:13

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

Ephesians 6:1-3

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

1 Timothy 4:8

For bodily exercise has some value, but godliness has value in all things, having the promise of the life which is now, and of that which is to come.

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