Ecclesiastes 8:4
834 [e]   4
ba·’ă·šer   4
בַּאֲשֶׁ֥ר   4
Where   4
Prep‑b | Pro‑r   4
1697 [e]
də·ḇar-
דְּבַר־
the word
N‑msc
4428 [e]
me·leḵ
מֶ֖לֶךְ
of a king
N‑ms
  
 

 
 
 7983 [e]
šil·ṭō·wn;
שִׁלְט֑וֹן
[is there is] power
N‑ms
4310 [e]
ū·mî
וּמִ֥י
and who
Conj‑w | Interrog
559 [e]
yō·mar-
יֹֽאמַר־
may say
V‑Qal‑Imperf‑3ms
 
lōw
ל֖וֹ
to him
Prep | 3ms
4100 [e]
mah-
מַֽה־
what
Interrog
  
 
.
 
 
 6213 [e]
ta·‘ă·śeh.
תַּעֲשֶֽׂה׃
are you doing
V‑Qal‑Imperf‑2ms








Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
For the king’s word is authoritative, and who can say to him, “ What are you doing? ”

New American Standard Bible
Since the word of the king is authoritative, who will say to him, "What are you doing?"

King James Bible
Where the word of a king [is, there is] power: and who may say unto him, What doest thou?
Parallel Verses
International Standard Version
Since a king's command is powerful, who is able to challenge him, asking, "What are you doing?"

American Standard Version
For the king's word hath power; and who may say unto him, What doest thou?

Young's Literal Translation
Where the word of a king is power is, and who saith to him, 'What dost thou?'
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