Ecclesiastes 7:23
3605 [e]   23
kāl-   23
כָּל־   23
All   23
N‑msc   23
2090 [e]
zōh
זֹ֖ה
this
Pro‑fs
5254 [e]
nis·sî·ṯî
נִסִּ֣יתִי
I have proved
V‑Piel‑Perf‑1cs
  
 

 
 
 2451 [e]
ḇa·ḥā·ḵə·māh;
בַֽחָכְמָ֑ה
by wisdom
Prep‑b, Art | N‑fs
  
 

 
 
 559 [e]
’ā·mar·tî
אָמַ֣רְתִּי
I said
V‑Qal‑Perf‑1cs
  
 

 
 
 2449 [e]
’eḥ·kā·māh,
אֶחְכָּ֔מָה
I will be wise
V‑Qal‑Imperf.Cohort‑1cs
1931 [e]
wə·hî
וְהִ֖יא
but it [was]
Conj‑w | Pro‑3fs
7350 [e]
rə·ḥō·w·qāh
רְחוֹקָ֥ה
far
Adj‑fs
  
 
.
 
 
 4480 [e]
mim·men·nî.
מִמֶּֽנִּי׃
from me
Prep | 1cs








Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
I have tested all this by wisdom. I resolved, “ I will be wise,” but it was beyond me.

New American Standard Bible
I tested all this with wisdom, [and] I said, "I will be wise," but it was far from me.

King James Bible
All this have I proved by wisdom: I said, I will be wise; but it [was] far from me.
Parallel Verses
International Standard Version
I used my wisdom to test all of this. I said, "I want to be wise," but it was beyond me.

American Standard Version
All this have I proved in wisdom: I said, I will be wise; but it was far from me.

Young's Literal Translation
All this I have tried by wisdom; I have said, 'I am wise,' and it is far from me.
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