1 Kings 4:29

“And God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and largeness of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea shore.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And God gaue Solomon wisdome, and vnderstanding, exceeding much, and largenesse of heart, euen as the sand that is on the sea shoare.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now God gave Solomon wisdom and very great discernment and breadth of mind, like the sand that is on the seashore.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and largeness of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea-shore.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And God gave Solomon a great store of wisdom and good sense, and a mind of wide range, as wide as the sand by the seaside.
- Basic English Bible

And God gave Solomon wisdom and very great understanding and largeness of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea-shore.
- Darby Bible

And God gave Solomon great wisdom and understanding, and largeness of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea-shore.
- Webster's Bible

God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and very great understanding, even as the sand that is on the seashore.
- World English Bible

And God giveth wisdom to Solomon, and understanding, very much, and breadth of heart, as the sand that [is] on the edge of the sea;
- Youngs Literal Bible

(5:9) And God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and largeness of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea-shore.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 4:29


4:29 Largeness of heart - Vastness of understanding, a mostcomprehensive knowledge of all things both Divine and human.


Discussion for 1 Kings 4:29

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