Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

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

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


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

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

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Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Sin

Context Readings

The Witness Of Creation And Scripture

9 The fear of Jehovah being pure, standing forever: the judgments of Jehovah, truth, they were altogether just 10 Being desirable above gold, and above much pure gold, and being sweet above honey, and the dropping of honey-combs. 11 Also thy servant being admonished by them: in watching them much reward.


Cross References

Psalm 119:72

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

Psalm 119:103

How smooth were thy words to my palate I more than honey to my mouth!

Psalm 119:127

For this I loved thy commands above gold, and above fine gold.

Proverbs 8:19

My fruit is good above gold, and above pure gold; and my gain above tried silver.

1 Samuel 14:26-29

And the people will come to the thicket, and behold, the honey went; and none putting his hand to his mouth, for the people will be afraid of the oath.

Job 23:12

From the command of his lips and I will not waver; from his law I hid the words of his mouth.

Job 28:15-17

Shut up gold shall not be given for it, and silver shall not be weighed its price

Psalm 63:5

As milk and fatness my soul shall be satisfied; and with rejoicing lips shall my mouth praise.

Proverbs 3:13-15

Happy the man finding wisdom; and the man shall bring forth understanding.

Proverbs 8:10-11

Receive my instruction and not silver and knowledge above tried gold.

Proverbs 16:16

The obtaining of wisdom how good above gold and the obtaining of understanding to be chosen above silver.

Proverbs 24:13

My son, eat honey, for it is good; and the dropping of honey being sweet to thy palate.

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