Job 32:7

NET ©

I said to myself, ‘Age should speak, and length of years should make wisdom known.’

NIV ©

I thought, ‘Age should speak; advanced years should teach wisdom.’

NASB ©

"I thought age should speak, And increased years should teach wisdom.

NLT ©

I thought, ‘Those who are older should speak, for wisdom comes with age.’

MSG ©

I kept thinking, 'Experience will tell. The longer you live, the wiser you become.'

BBE ©

I said to myself, It is right for the old to say what is in their minds, and for those who are far on in years to give out wisdom.

NRSV ©

I said, ‘Let days speak, and many years teach wisdom.’

NKJV ©

I said, ‘Age should speak, And multitude of years should teach wisdom.’

KJV
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NET © [draft] ITL
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to myself, ‘Age
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should speak
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, and length
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of years
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should make wisdom
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known
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.’
NET © Notes

tn Heb “days.”

tn The imperfect here is to be classified as an obligatory imperfect.

tn Heb “abundance of years.”