1 Kings 4:32

“And he spake three thousand proverbs: and his songs were a thousand and five.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he spake three thousand prouerbes: and his songs were a thousand and fiue.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He also spoke 3,000 proverbs, and his songs were 1,005.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he spake three thousand proverbs; and his songs were a thousand and five.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He was the maker of three thousand wise sayings, and of songs to the number of a thousand and five.
- Basic English Bible

And he spoke three thousand proverbs; and his songs were a thousand and five.
- Darby Bible

And he spoke three thousand proverbs: and his songs were a thousand and five.
- Webster's Bible

He spoke three thousand proverbs; and his songs were one thousand five.
- World English Bible

And he speaketh three thousand similes, and his songs [are] five, and the chief one;
- Youngs Literal Bible

(5:12) And he spoke three thousand proverbs; and his songs were a thousand and five.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 4:32


4:32 Proverbs - That is, short, and deep, and useful sentences,whereof a great part are contained in the books of Proverbs andEcclesiastes. Songs - Whereof the chief and most divine are inthe Canticles.


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