Ecclesiastes 1:5
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New International Version
The sun rises and the sun sets, and hurries back to where it rises.

New Living Translation
The sun rises and the sun sets, then hurries around to rise again.

English Standard Version
The sun rises, and the sun goes down, and hastens to the place where it rises.

New American Standard Bible
Also, the sun rises and the sun sets; And hastening to its place it rises there again.

King James Bible
The sun also ariseth, and the sun goeth down, and hasteth to his place where he arose.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The sun rises and the sun sets; panting, it returns to its place where it rises.

International Standard Version
The sun rises, the sun sets, then rushes back to where it arose.

NET Bible
The sun rises and the sun sets; it hurries away to a place from which it rises again.

New Heart English Bible
The sun also rises, and the sun goes down, and hurries to its place where it rises.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The sun rises, and the sun sets, and then it rushes back to the place where it will rise [again].

JPS Tanakh 1917
The sun also ariseth, And the sun goeth down, And hasteth to his place where he ariseth.

New American Standard 1977
Also, the sun rises and the sun sets;
            And hastening to its place it rises there again.

Jubilee Bible 2000
The sun arises, and the sun goes down, and with desire returns to his place from which he arises again.

King James 2000 Bible
The sun also arises, and the sun goes down, and hastens to its place where it arose.

American King James Version
The sun also rises, and the sun goes down, and hastens to his place where he arose.

American Standard Version
The sun also ariseth, and the sun goeth down, and hasteth to its place where it ariseth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The sun riseth, and goeth down, and returneth to his place: and there rising again,

Darby Bible Translation
The sun also riseth, and the sun goeth down, and hasteth to its place where it ariseth.

English Revised Version
The sun also ariseth, and the sun goeth down, and hasteth to his place where he ariseth.

Webster's Bible Translation
The sun also riseth, and the sun goeth down, and hasteth to his place where he arose.

World English Bible
The sun also rises, and the sun goes down, and hurries to its place where it rises.

Young's Literal Translation
Also, the sun hath risen, and the sun hath gone in, and unto its place panting it is rising there.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
1:4-8 All things change, and never rest. Man, after all his labour, is no nearer finding rest than the sun, the wind, or the current of the river. His soul will find no rest, if he has it not from God. The senses are soon tired, yet still craving what is untried.
Study Bible
Preceding Generations Forgotten
4A generation goes and a generation comes, But the earth remains forever. 5Also, the sun rises and the sun sets; And hastening to its place it rises there again. 6Blowing toward the south, Then turning toward the north, The wind continues swirling along; And on its circular courses the wind returns.…
Cross References
Psalm 19:6
Its rising is from one end of the heavens, And its circuit to the other end of them; And there is nothing hidden from its heat.

Proverbs 7:23
Until an arrow pierces through his liver; As a bird hastens to the snare, So he does not know that it will cost him his life.
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Joshua 10:13,14 And the sun stood still, and the moon stayed, until the people had …

Psalm 42:1 As the hart pants after the water brooks, so pants my soul after you, O God.

Habakkuk 3:11 The sun and moon stood still in their habitation: at the light of …

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