Job 28:18

“No mention shall be made of coral, or of pearls: for the price of wisdom is above rubies.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

No mention shalbe made of Corall, or of Pearles: for the price of wisedome is aboue Rubies.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Coral and crystal are not to be mentioned; And the acquisition of wisdom is above {that of} pearls.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

No mention shall be made of coral or of crystal: Yea, the price of wisdom is above rubies.
- American Standard Version (1901)

There is no need to say anything about coral or crystal; and the value of wisdom is greater than that of pearls.
- Basic English Bible

Corals and crystal are no more remembered; yea, the acquisition of wisdom is above rubies.
- Darby Bible

No mention shall be made of coral, or of pearls: for the price of wisdom is above rubies.
- Webster's Bible

No mention shall be made of coral or of crystal. Yes, the price of wisdom is above rubies.
- World English Bible

Corals and pearl are not remembered, The acquisition of wisdom [is] above rubies.
- Youngs Literal Bible

No mention shall be made of coral or of crystal; yea, the price of wisdom is above rubies.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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