Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

They are more desirable than gold, yes, than much fine gold; Sweeter also than honey and the drippings of the honeycomb.

King James Version

More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.

Holman Bible

They are more desirable than gold—
than an abundance of pure gold;
and sweeter than honey,
which comes from the honeycomb.

International Standard Version

They are more desirable than gold, even much fine gold. They are sweeter than honey, even the drippings from a honeycomb.

A Conservative Version

More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold. Sweeter also than honey and the droppings of the honeycomb.

American Standard Version

More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold; Sweeter also than honey and the droppings of the honeycomb.

Amplified

More to be desired are they than gold, even than much fine gold; they are sweeter also than honey and drippings from the honeycomb.

Bible in Basic English

More to be desired are they than gold, even than much shining gold; sweeter than the dropping honey.

Darby Translation

They are more precious than gold, yea, than much fine gold; and sweeter than honey and the dropping of the honeycomb.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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

Julia Smith Translation

Being desirable above gold, and above much pure gold, and being sweet above honey, and the dropping of honey-combs.

King James 2000

More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.

Lexham Expanded Bible

more desirable than gold, even much fine gold; and sweeter than honey, even honey [in the] comb.

Modern King James verseion

more to be desired than gold, even much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

More to be desired are they than gold, yea than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.

NET Bible

They are of greater value than gold, than even a great amount of pure gold; they bring greater delight than honey, than even the sweetest honey from a honeycomb.

New Heart English Bible

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

The Emphasized Bible

More desirable, than gold, yea than much fine gold, Sweeter, also than honey, or than droppings from the comb.

Webster

More to be desired are they than gold, yes, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honey-comb.

World English Bible

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

Youngs Literal Translation

They are more desirable than gold, Yea, than much fine gold; and sweeter than honey, Even liquid honey of the comb.

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Psalm 19:10

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Sin

Context Readings

The Witness Of Creation And Scripture

9 The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring forever; The judgments of the LORD are true; they are righteous altogether. 10 They are more desirable than gold, yes, than much fine gold; Sweeter also than honey and the drippings of the honeycomb. 11 Moreover, by them Your servant is warned; In keeping them there is great reward.


Cross References

Psalm 119:72

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

Psalm 119:103

How sweet are Your words to my taste! Yes, sweeter than honey to my mouth!

Psalm 119:127

Therefore I love Your commandments Above gold, yes, above fine gold.

Proverbs 8:19

"My fruit is better than gold, even pure gold, And my yield better than choicest silver.

1 Samuel 14:26-29

When the people entered the forest, behold, there was a flow of honey; but no man put his hand to his mouth, for the people feared the oath.

Job 23:12

"I have not departed from the command of His lips; I have treasured the words of His mouth more than my necessary food.

Job 28:15-17

"Pure gold cannot be given in exchange for it, Nor can silver be weighed as its price.

Psalm 63:5

My soul is satisfied as with marrow and fatness, And my mouth offers praises with joyful lips.

Proverbs 3:13-15

How blessed is the man who finds wisdom And the man who gains understanding.

Proverbs 8:10-11

"Take my instruction and not silver, And knowledge rather than choicest gold.

Proverbs 16:16

How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver.

Proverbs 24:13

My son, eat honey, for it is good, Yes, the honey from the comb is sweet to your taste;

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