Job 32:9
Text Analysis
3808 [e]לֹֽא־
7227 [e]רַבִּ֥ים
Great menAdj-mp
2449 [e]יֶחְכָּ֑מוּ
are [always] wiseV-Qal-Imperf-3mp
2205 [e]וּ֝זְקֵנִ֗ים
nor the agedConj-w | Adj-mp
995 [e]יָבִ֥ינוּ
do [always] understandV-Qal-Imperf-3mp
4941 [e]מִשְׁפָּֽט׃

Hebrew Texts
איוב 32:9 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
לֹֽא־רַבִּ֥ים יֶחְכָּ֑מוּ וּ֝זְקֵנִ֗ים יָבִ֥ינוּ מִשְׁפָּֽט׃

איוב 32:9 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
לא־רבים יחכמו וזקנים יבינו משפט׃

איוב 32:9 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
לא־רבים יחכמו וזקנים יבינו משפט׃

איוב 32:9 Hebrew Bible
לא רבים יחכמו וזקנים יבינו משפט׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"The abundant in years may not be wise, Nor may elders understand justice.

King James Bible
Great men are not always wise: neither do the aged understand judgment.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
It is not only the old who are wise or the elderly who understand how to judge.
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