1 Kings 4:30

“And Solomon's wisdom excelled the wisdom of all the children of the east country, and all the wisdom of Egypt.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Solomons wisedome excelled the wisedome of all the children of the East countrey, and all the wisedome of Egypt.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Solomon's wisdom surpassed the wisdom of all the sons of the east and all the wisdom of Egypt.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Solomon's wisdom excelled the wisdom of all the children of the east, and all the wisdom of Egypt.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Solomon's wisdom was greater than the wisdom of all the people of the East and all the wisdom of Egypt.
- Basic English Bible

And Solomon's wisdom excelled the wisdom of all the sons of the east, and all the wisdom of Egypt.
- Darby Bible

And Solomon's wisdom excelled the wisdom of all the children of the east country, and all the wisdom of Egypt.
- Webster's Bible

Solomon's wisdom excelled the wisdom of all the children of the east, and all the wisdom of Egypt.
- World English Bible

and the wisdom of Solomon is greater than the wisdom of any of the sons of the east, and than all the wisdom of Egypt;
- Youngs Literal Bible

(5:10) And Solomon's wisdom excelled the wisdom of all the children of the east, and all the wisdom of Egypt.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 4:30


4:30 East country - The Chaldeans, Persians, and Arabians, whoall lay eastward from Canaan, and were famous in ancient times for theirwisdom and learning. Egypt - The Egyptians, whose fame was then greatfor their skill in the arts and sciences, which made them despise theGrecians as children in knowledge.


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