Parallel Verses

World English Bible

The law of your mouth is better to me than thousands of pieces of gold and silver. YUD

New American Standard Bible

The law of Your mouth is better to me Than thousands of gold and silver pieces.

King James Version

The law of thy mouth is better unto me than thousands of gold and silver.

Holman Bible

Instruction from Your lips is better for me than thousands of gold and silver pieces.

International Standard Version

Instruction that comes from you is better for me than thousands of gold and silver coins. Yod

A Conservative Version

The law of thy mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver.

American Standard Version

The law of thy mouth is better unto me Than thousands of gold and silver.

Amplified

The law from Your mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver pieces.

Bible in Basic English

The law of your mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver.

Darby Translation

The law of thy mouth is better unto me than thousands of gold and silver.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The law of thy mouth is better unto me than thousands of gold and silver.

Julia Smith Translation

Good for me the law of thy mouth above thousands of gold and silver.

King James 2000

The law of your mouth is better unto me than thousands of gold and silver pieces.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The law of your mouth [is] better to me than thousands of gold and silver [coins].

Modern King James verseion

The Law of Your mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The law of thy mouth is dearer unto me, than thousands of gold and silver.

NET Bible

The law you have revealed is more important to me than thousands of pieces of gold and silver.

New Heart English Bible

The Law you have spoken is better to me than thousands of pieces of gold and silver.

The Emphasized Bible

Better to me, is the law of thy mouth, than thousands of gold and silver.

Webster

The law of thy mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver.

Youngs Literal Translation

Better to me is the law of Thy mouth Than thousands of gold and silver!

References

Morish

Verse Info

Context Readings

Teth

71 It is good for me that I have been afflicted, that I may learn your statutes. 72 The law of your mouth is better to me than thousands of pieces of gold and silver. YUD 73 Your hands have made me and formed me. Give me understanding, that I may learn your commandments.


Cross References

Psalm 19:10

More to be desired are they than gold, yes, than much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the extract of the honeycomb.

Proverbs 8:10-11

Receive my instruction rather than silver; knowledge rather than choice gold.

Proverbs 8:19

My fruit is better than gold, yes, than fine gold; my yield than choice silver.

Psalm 119:127

Therefore I love your commandments more than gold, yes, more than pure gold.

Psalm 119:162

I rejoice at your word, as one who finds great spoil.

Psalm 119:14

I have rejoiced in the way of your testimonies, as much as in all riches.

Psalm 119:111

I have taken your testimonies as a heritage forever, for they are the joy of my heart.

Proverbs 3:14-15

For her good profit is better than getting silver, and her return is better than fine gold.

Proverbs 16:16

How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! Yes, to get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver.

Matthew 13:44-46

"Again, the Kingdom of Heaven is like a treasure hidden in the field, which a man found, and hid. In his joy, he goes and sells all that he has, and buys that field.

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