Ecclesiastes 5:14

 

“But those riches perish by evil travail: and he begetteth a son, and there is nothing in his hand.”

King James Version (KJV)

 

 

Other Translations of Ecclesiastes 5:14

“But those riches perish by euill trauell; and he begetteth a sonne, and there is nothing in his hand.”
King James Version (1611) - View original scan of Ecclesiastes chapter 5
 

“When those riches were lost through a bad investment and he had fathered a son, then there was nothing to support him.”
New American Standard Version (1995)
 

“and those riches perish by evil adventure; and if he hath begotten a son, there is nothing in his hand.”
American Standard Version (1901)
 

“And I saw the destruction of his wealth by an evil chance; and when he became the father of a son he had nothing in his hand.”
Basic English Bible
 

“or those riches perish by some evil circumstance, and if he have begotten a son, there is nothing in his hand.”
Darby Bible
 

“As he came forth naked from his mother's womb, so shall he return, and shall take nothing away with him of his labour. ”
Douay Rheims Bible
 

“But those riches perish by evil labor: and he begetteth a son, and there is nothing in his hand. ”
Webster's Bible
 

“Those riches perish by misfortune, and if he has fathered a son, there is nothing in his hand.”
World English Bible
 

“And that wealth hath been lost in an evil business, and he hath begotten a son and there is nothing in his hand!”
Youngs Literal Bible
 

“ (5:13) and those riches perish by evil adventure; and if he hath begotten a son, there is nothing in his hand.”
Jewish Publication Society Bible
 


 


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