Ecclesiastes 6:4

“For he cometh in with vanity, and departeth in darkness, and his name shall be covered with darkness.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ecclesiastes 6:4

For he commeth in with vanitie, and departeth in darkenesse, and his name shall be couered with darkenesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for it comes in futility and goes into obscurity; and its name is covered in obscurity.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for it cometh in vanity, and departeth in darkness, and the name thereof is covered with darkness;
- American Standard Version (1901)

In wind it came and to the dark it will go, and with the dark will its name be covered.
- Basic English Bible

For it cometh in vanity, and departeth in darkness, and its name is covered with darkness;
- Darby Bible

For he cometh with vanity, and departeth in darkness, and his name shall be covered with darkness.
- Webster's Bible

for it comes in vanity, and departs in darkness, and its name is covered with darkness.
- World English Bible

For in vanity he came in, and in darkness he goeth, and in darkness his name is covered,
- Youngs Literal Bible

for it cometh in vanity, and departeth in darkness, and the name thereof is covered with darkness;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Ecclesiastes 6:4

Wesley's Notes for Ecclesiastes 6:4


6:4 He - The abortive; of whom alone, that passage is true, hath not seen the sun, ver.#5|. Cometh - Into the world. In vain - To no purpose; without any comfort or benefit by it. Departeth - Without any observation or regard of men. His name - Shall be speedily and utterly forgotten.


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