Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“Many daughters have done nobly,
But you excel them all.”

King James Version

Many daughters have done virtuously, but thou excellest them all.

Holman Bible

“Many women are capable,
but you surpass them all!”

International Standard Version

"Many women have done wonderful things," he says, "but you surpass all of them!"

A Conservative Version

Many daughters have done worthily, but thou excel them all.

American Standard Version

Many daughters have done worthily, But thou excellest them all.

Amplified


“Many daughters have done nobly, and well [with the strength of character that is steadfast in goodness],
But you excel them all.”

Bible in Basic English

Unnumbered women have done well, but you are better than all of them.

Darby Translation

Many daughters have done worthily, but thou excellest them all.

Julia Smith Translation

Many daughters did virtue, and thou wentest up over all of them.

King James 2000

Many daughters have done virtuously, but you excel them all.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Many daughters have done excellence, but {you surpass} all of them."

Modern King James verseion

Many daughters have done well, but you excel them all.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Many daughters there be that gather riches together, but thou goest above them all.

NET Bible

"Many daughters have done valiantly, but you surpass them all!"

New Heart English Bible

"Many women do noble things, but you excel them all."

The Emphasized Bible

Many daughters, have done virtuously, but, thou, excellest them all!

Webster

Many daughters have done virtuously, but thou excellest them all.

World English Bible

"Many women do noble things, but you excel them all."

Youngs Literal Translation

Many are the daughters who have done worthily, Thou hast gone up above them all.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

but thou excellest
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

An Excellent Woman

28 Her children rise up and bless her;
Her husband also, and he praises her, saying:
29 “Many daughters have done nobly,
But you excel them all.”
30 Charm is deceitful and beauty is vain,
But a woman who fears the Lord, she shall be praised.


Cross References

Song of Songs 6:8-9

“There are sixty queens and eighty concubines,
And maidens without number;

Ephesians 5:27

that He might present to Himself the church in all her glory, having no spot or wrinkle or any such thing; but that she would be holy and blameless.

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