Job 34:18

Is it fit to say to a king, Thou art wicked? and to princes, Ye are ungodly?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Is it fit to say to a King, Thou art wicked? and to Princes, Ye are vngodly?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Who says to a king, 'Worthless one,' To nobles, 'Wicked ones';
- New American Standard Version (1995)

`Him' that saith to a king, `Thou art' vile, `Or' to nobles, `Ye are' wicked;
- American Standard Version (1901)

He who says to a king, You are an evil-doer; and to rulers, You are sinners;
- Basic English Bible

Shall one say to a king, Belial? to nobles, Wicked?
- Darby Bible

Is it fit to say to a king, Thou art wicked? and to princes, Ye are ungodly?
- Webster's Bible

Who says to a king, 'Vile!' or to nobles, 'Wicked!'?
- World English Bible

Who hath said to a king -- `Worthless,' Unto princes -- `Wicked?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Is it fit to say to a king: 'Thou art base'? Or to nobles: 'Ye are wicked'?--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 34:18


34:18 Wicked - Though a king may be wicked, yet his subjects neither may nor dare call him so.


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