Proverbs 8:25

“Before the mountains were settled, before the hills was I brought forth:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 8:25

Before the mountaines were setled: before the hilles, was I brought foorth:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Before the mountains were settled, Before the hills I was brought forth;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Before the mountains were settled, Before the hills was I brought forth;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Before the mountains were put in their places, before the hills was my birth:
- Basic English Bible

Before the mountains were settled, before the hills was I brought forth;
- Darby Bible

Before the mountains were settled, before the hills was I brought forth.
- Webster's Bible

Before the mountains were settled in place, before the hills, I was brought forth;
- World English Bible

Before mountains were sunk, Before heights, I was brought forth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Before the mountains were settled, before the hills was I brought forth;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 8:25

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 8:25


8:23 Set up - Heb. anointed, constituted to be the person by whom the Father resolved to do all his works, to create, to uphold and govern and judge, to redeem and save the world. From the beginning - Before which, there was nothing but a vast eternity. The earth - Which together with the heaven, was the first of God's visible works.

8:24 No depths - No abyss or deep waters. Brought forth - Begotten of my father.

8:26 The earth - The dry land called earth after it was separated from the waters #Gen 1:10|. Fields - The plain and open parts of the earth distinguished from the mountains. Dust - Of this lower part of the world which consists of dust.

8:27 I was there - As co - worker with my Father. Depth - Of that great abyss of water and earth mixed together, which is called both earth and water and the deep, #Gen 1:2|, when he made this lower world in the form of a globe.


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