Parallel Verses

Amplified

And wine that gladdens the heart of man, to make his face shine more than oil, and bread to support, refresh, and strengthen man's heart.

New American Standard Bible

And wine which makes man's heart glad, So that he may make his face glisten with oil, And food which sustains man's heart.

King James Version

And wine that maketh glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face to shine, and bread which strengtheneth man's heart.

Holman Bible

wine that makes man’s heart glad—
making his face shine with oil—
and bread that sustains man’s heart.

International Standard Version

like wine that makes the heart of people happy, oil that makes the face glow, and food that sustains people.

A Conservative Version

and wine that makes glad the heart of man, [and] oil to make his face to shine, and bread that strengthens man's heart.

American Standard Version

And wine that maketh glad the heart of man, And oil to make his face to shine, And bread that strengtheneth man's heart.

Bible in Basic English

And wine to make glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face shining, and bread giving strength to his heart.

Darby Translation

And wine which gladdeneth the heart of man; making his face shine with oil; and with bread he strengtheneth man's heart.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and wine that makes glad the heart of man, making his face to shine with oil and bread which sustains man's heart.

Julia Smith Translation

And wine will gladden the heart of man, to cause the face to shine from oil, and bread will support the heart of man.

King James 2000

And wine that makes glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face to shine, and bread which strengthens man's heart.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and wine [that] makes glad [the] heart of man, so that [their] faces shine from oil, and bread [that] strengthens the heart of man.

Modern King James verseion

and wine cheers the heart of man, and oil makes his face shine, and bread sustains the heart of man.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou bringest food out of the earth: wine to make glad the heart of man, oil to make him a cheerful countenance and bread to strengthen man's heart.

NET Bible

as well as wine that makes people feel so good, and so they can have oil to make their faces shine, as well as food that sustains people's lives.

New Heart English Bible

wine that makes glad the heart of man, oil to make his face to shine, and bread that strengthens man's heart.

The Emphasized Bible

And, wine, may rejoice the heart of man, Making radiant his well-nourished face, - And, food, may, the heart of man, sustain.

Webster

And wine that maketh glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face to shine, and bread which strengtheneth man's heart.

World English Bible

wine that makes glad the heart of man, oil to make his face to shine, and bread that strengthens man's heart.

Youngs Literal Translation

And wine -- it rejoiceth the heart of man, To cause the face to shine from oil, And bread -- the heart of man it supporteth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יין 
Yayin 
Usage: 140

שׂמח 
Samach 
Usage: 155

the heart
לבב 
Lebab 
Usage: 251

of man
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

and oil
שׁמן 
Shemen 
Usage: 193

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

to shine
צהל 
Tsahal 
Usage: 9

and bread
לחם 
Lechem 
Usage: 298

סעד 
Ca`ad 
Usage: 12

אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

References

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Context Readings

Praise To Yahweh For His Creation And Providence

14 He causes vegetation to grow for the cattle, and all that the earth produces for man to cultivate, that he may bring forth food out of the earth -- " 15 And wine that gladdens the heart of man, to make his face shine more than oil, and bread to support, refresh, and strengthen man's heart. 16 The trees of the Lord are watered abundantly and are filled with sap, the cedars of Lebanon which He has planted,


Cross References

Judges 9:13

And the vine (grapevine) replied, Should I leave my new wine, which rejoices God and man, and go to wave over the trees?

Psalm 23:5

You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my [brimming] cup runs over.

Psalm 92:10

But my horn (emblem of excessive strength and stately grace) You have exalted like that of a wild ox; I am anointed with fresh oil.

Proverbs 31:6

Give strong drink [as medicine] to him who is ready to pass away, and wine to him in bitter distress of heart.

Ecclesiastes 10:19

[Instead of repairing the breaches, the officials] make a feast for laughter, serve wine to cheer life, and [depend on tax] money to answer for all of it.

Judges 9:9

But the olive tree said to them, Should I leave my fatness, by which God and man are honored, and go to wave over the trees?

Genesis 18:5

And I will bring a morsel (mouthful) of bread to refresh and sustain your hearts before you go on further -- "for that is why you have come to your servant. And they replied, Do as you have said.

Leviticus 26:26

When I break your staff of bread and cut off your supply of food, ten women shall bake your bread in one oven, and they shall ration your bread and deliver it again by weight; and you shall eat, and not be satisfied.

Deuteronomy 8:3

And He humbled you and allowed you to hunger and fed you with manna, which you did not know nor did your fathers know, that He might make you recognize and personally know that man does not live by bread only, but man lives by every word that proceeds out of the mouth of the Lord.

Deuteronomy 28:40

You shall have olive trees throughout all your territory but you shall not anoint yourselves with the oil, for your olive trees shall drop their fruit.

Psalm 105:16

Moreover, He called for a famine upon the land [of Egypt]; He cut off every source of bread.

Ecclesiastes 8:1

Who is like the wise man? And who knows the interpretation of a thing? A man's wisdom makes his face shine, and the hardness of his countenance is changed.

Ecclesiastes 9:7

Go your way, eat your bread with joy, and drink your wine with a cheerful heart [if you are righteous, wise, and in the hands of God], for God has already accepted your works.

Song of Songs 1:2-4

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth! [she cries. Then, realizing that Solomon has arrived and has heard her speech, she turns to him and adds] For your love is better than wine!

Isaiah 3:1

For behold, the Lord, the Lord of hosts, is taking away from Jerusalem and from Judah the stay and the staff [every kind of prop], the whole stay of bread and the whole stay of water,

Jeremiah 31:12

They shall come and sing aloud on the height of Zion and shall flow together and be radiant with joy over the goodness of the Lord -- "for the corn, for the juice [of the grape], for the oil, and for the young of the flock and the herd. And their life shall be like a watered garden, and they shall not sorrow or languish any more at all.

Ezekiel 4:16

Moreover, He said to me, Son of man, behold, I will break the staff of bread [by which life is supported] in Jerusalem; and they shall eat bread rationed by weight and with fearfulness, and they shall drink water rationed by measure and with dismay (silent, speechless grief caused by the impending starvation),

Ezekiel 5:16

When I shall loose against them the evil arrows of hunger that are for destruction, which I will send to destroy you, then I will increase the famine upon you and will break your staff of bread.

Ezekiel 14:13

Son of man, when a land sins against Me by committing a trespass, and I stretch out My hand against it and break its staff of bread and send famine upon it and cut off from it man and beast,

Zechariah 9:15-17

The Lord of hosts shall defend and protect them; and they shall devour and they shall tread on [their fallen enemies] as on slingstones [that have missed their aim], and they shall drink [of victory] and be noisy and turbulent as from wine and become full like bowls [used to catch the sacrificial blood], like the corners of the [sacrificial] altar.

Mark 14:23

He also took a cup [of the juice of grapes], and when He had given thanks, He gave [it] to them, and they all drank of it.

Luke 7:46

You did not anoint My head with [cheap, ordinary] oil, but she has anointed My feet with [costly, rare] perfume.

Ephesians 5:18

And do not get drunk with wine, for that is debauchery; but ever be filled and stimulated with the [Holy] Spirit.

Hebrews 1:9

You have loved righteousness [You have delighted in integrity, virtue, and uprightness in purpose, thought, and action] and You have hated lawlessness (injustice and iniquity). Therefore God, [even] Your God ( Godhead), has anointed You with the oil of exultant joy and gladness above and beyond Your companions.

1 John 2:20

But you have been anointed by [you hold a sacred appointment from, you have been given an unction from] the Holy One, and you all know [the Truth] or you know all things.

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