1 Corinthians 14:10
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Undoubtedly there are all sorts of languages in the world, yet none of them is without meaning.

King James Bible
There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without signification.

Darby Bible Translation
There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of undistinguishable sound.

World English Bible
There are, it may be, so many kinds of sounds in the world, and none of them is without meaning.

Young's Literal Translation
There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is unmeaning,

1 Corinthians 14:10 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

There are, it may be - Ει τυχοι, For example.

So many kinds of voices - So many different languages, each of which has its distinct articulation, pronunciation, emphasis, and meaning; or there may be so many different nations, each possessing a different language, etc.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

1 Corinthians 14:9 So also you, unless you utter by the tongue speech that is clear, how will it be known what is spoken? For you will be speaking into the air.

1 Corinthians 14:11 If then I do not know the meaning of the language, I will be to the one who speaks a barbarian, and the one who speaks will be a barbarian to me.

Library
1 Corinthians xiv, 20
Brethren, be not children in understanding: howbeit, in malice be ye children, but in understanding be men. It would be going a great deal too far to say, that they who fulfilled the latter part of this command, were sure also to fulfil the former; that they who were men in understanding, were, therefore, likely to be children in malice. But the converse holds good, with remarkable certainty, that they who are children in understanding, are proportionally apt to be men in malice: that is, in proportion
Thomas Arnold—The Christian Life

The Substance of Some Discourse had Between the Clerk of the Peace and Myself; when He came to Admonish Me, According to the Tenor of that Law, by which I was in Prison.
When I had lain in prison other twelve weeks, and now not knowing what they intended to do with me, upon the third of April 1661, comes Mr Cobb unto me (as he told me), being sent by the justices to admonish me; and demand of me submittance to the church of England, etc. The extent of our discourse was as followeth. Cobb. When he was come into the house he sent for me out of my chamber; who, when I was come unto him, he said, Neighbour Bunyan, how do you do? Bun. I thank you, Sir, said I, very
John Bunyan—Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners

Of Deeper Matters, and God's Hidden Judgments which are not to be Inquired Into
"My Son, beware thou dispute not of high matters and of the hidden judgments of God; why this man is thus left, and that man is taken into so great favour; why also this man is so greatly afflicted, and that so highly exalted. These things pass all man's power of judging, neither may any reasoning or disputation have power to search out the divine judgments. When therefore the enemy suggesteth these things to thee, or when any curious people ask such questions, answer with that word of the Prophet,
Thomas A Kempis—Imitation of Christ

From his Entrance on the Ministry in 1815, to his Commission to Reside in Germany in 1820
1815.--After the long season of depression through which John Yeardley passed, as described in the last chapter, the new year of 1815 dawned with brightness upon his mind. He now at length saw his spiritual bonds loosed; and the extracts which follow describe his first offerings in the ministry in a simple and affecting manner. 1 mo. 5.--The subject of the prophet's going down to the potter's house opened so clearly on my mind in meeting this morning that I thought I could almost have publicly
John Yeardley—Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel

Cross References
1 Corinthians 14:9
So it is with you. Unless you speak intelligible words with your tongue, how will anyone know what you are saying? You will just be speaking into the air.

1 Corinthians 14:11
If then I do not grasp the meaning of what someone is saying, I am a foreigner to the speaker, and the speaker is a foreigner to me.

Jump to Previous
Creature Different Doubtless Great Kind Kinds Languages Meaning Perhaps Sorts Sound Sounds Suppose Undoubtedly Voice Voices World
Jump to Next
Creature Different Doubtless Great Kind Kinds Languages Meaning Perhaps Sorts Sound Sounds Suppose Undoubtedly Voice Voices World
Links
1 Corinthians 14:10 NIV
1 Corinthians 14:10 NLT
1 Corinthians 14:10 ESV
1 Corinthians 14:10 NASB
1 Corinthians 14:10 KJV

1 Corinthians 14:10 Bible Apps
1 Corinthians 14:10 Biblia Paralela
1 Corinthians 14:10 Chinese Bible
1 Corinthians 14:10 French Bible
1 Corinthians 14:10 German Bible

1 Corinthians 14:10 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
1 Corinthians 14:9
Top of Page
Top of Page