Ecclesiastes 8:6

NET ©

For there is a proper time and procedure for every matter, for the oppression of the king is severe upon his victim.

NIV ©

For there is a proper time and procedure for every matter, though a man’s misery weighs heavily upon him.

NASB ©

For there is a proper time and procedure for every delight, though a man’s trouble is heavy upon him.

NLT ©

Yes, there is a time and a way for everything, even as people’s troubles lie heavily upon them.

MSG ©

Yes, there's a right time and way for everything, even though, unfortunately, we miss it for the most part.

BBE ©

For every purpose there is a time and a decision, because the sorrow of man is great in him.

NRSV ©

For every matter has its time and way, although the troubles of mortals lie heavy upon them.

NKJV ©

Because for every matter there is a time and judgment, Though the misery of man increases greatly.

KJV
Because to every purpose
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there is
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time
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and judgment
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therefore the misery
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of man
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[is] great
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upon him.
HEBREW
wyle
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hbr
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Mdah
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ter
<07451>
yk
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jpsmw
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te
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sy
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Upx
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lkl
<03605>
yk (8:6)
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LXXM
oti
<3754>  
CONJ
panti
<3956>  
A-DSN
pragmati
<4229>  
N-DSN
estin
<1510>  
V-PAI-3S
kairov
<2540>  
N-NSM
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
krisiv
<2920>  
N-NSF
oti
<3754>  
CONJ
gnwsiv
<1108>  
N-NSF
tou
<3588>  
T-GSM
anyrwpou
<444>  
N-GSM
pollh
<4183>  
A-NSF
ep
<1909>  
PREP
auton
<846>  
D-ASM
NET © [draft] ITL
For
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there is a proper time
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and procedure
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for
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every
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matter
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, for the oppression
<07451>
of the king
<0120>
is severe
<07227>
upon
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his victim.
NET © Notes

tn Heb “evil”; or “misery.”

tn Heb “the man.”

tn Heb “upon him.”