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Ecclesiastes 7:4

Context
NET ©

The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, but the heart of fools is in the house of merrymaking. 1 

NIV ©

The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, but the heart of fools is in the house of pleasure.

NASB ©

The mind of the wise is in the house of mourning, While the mind of fools is in the house of pleasure.

NLT ©

A wise person thinks much about death, while the fool thinks only about having a good time now.

MSG ©

Sages invest themselves in hurt and grieving. Fools waste their lives in fun and games.

BBE ©

The hearts of the wise are in the house of weeping; but the hearts of the foolish are in the house of joy.

NRSV ©

The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning; but the heart of fools is in the house of mirth.

NKJV ©

The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, But the heart of fools is in the house of mirth.


KJV
The heart
<03820>
of the wise
<02450>
[is] in the house
<01004>
of mourning
<060>_;
but the heart
<03820>
of fools
<03684>
[is] in the house
<01004>
of mirth
<08057>_.
NASB ©
The mind
<03820>
of the wise
<02450>
is in the house
<01004>
of mourning
<060>
, While the mind
<03820>
of fools
<03684>
is in the house
<01004>
of pleasure
<08057>
.
HEBREW
hxmv
<08057>
tybb
<01004>
Mylyok
<03684>
blw
<03820>
lba
<060>
tybb
<01004>
Mymkx
<02450>
bl (7:4)
<03820>
LXXM
kardia
<2588
N-NSF
sofwn
<4680
A-GPM
en
<1722
PREP
oikw
<3624
N-DSM
penyouv
<3997
N-GSN
kai
<2532
CONJ
kardia
<2588
N-NSF
afronwn
<878
A-GPM
en
<1722
PREP
oikw
<3624
N-DSM
eufrosunhv
<2167
N-GSF
NET © [draft] ITL
The heart
<03820>
of the wise
<02450>
is in the house
<01004>
of mourning
<060>
, but the heart
<03820>
of fools
<03684>
is in the house
<01004>
of merrymaking
<08057>
.
NET ©

The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, but the heart of fools is in the house of merrymaking. 1 

NET © Notes

sn The expression the house of merrymaking refers to a banquet where those who attend engage in self-indulgent feasting and riotous drinking.



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