Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

Job 32:9

Context
NET ©

It is not the aged 1  who are wise, nor old men who understand what is right.

NIV ©

It is not only the old who are wise, not only the aged who understand what is right.

NASB ©

"The abundant in years may not be wise, Nor may elders understand justice.

NLT ©

But sometimes the elders are not wise. Sometimes the aged do not understand justice.

MSG ©

The experts have no corner on wisdom; getting old doesn't guarantee good sense.

BBE ©

It is not the old who are wise, and those who are full of years have not the knowledge of what is right.

NRSV ©

It is not the old that are wise, nor the aged that understand what is right.

NKJV ©

Great men are not always wise, Nor do the aged always understand justice.


KJV
Great men
<07227>
are not [always] wise
<02449> (8799)_:
neither do the aged
<02205>
understand
<0995> (8799)
judgment
<04941>_.
NASB ©
"The abundant
<07227>
in years may not be wise
<02449>
, Nor
<03808>
may elders
<02205>
understand
<0995>
justice
<04941>
.
HEBREW
jpsm
<04941>
wnyby
<0995>
Mynqzw
<02205>
wmkxy
<02449>
Mybr
<07227>
al (32:9)
<03808>
LXXM
ouc
<3364
ADV
oi
<3588
T-NPM
polucronioi {A-NPM} eisin
<1510
V-PAI-3P
sofoi
<4680
A-NPM
oud
<3761
CONJ
oi
<3588
T-NPM
gerontev
<1088
N-NPM
oidasin {V-RAI-3P} krima
<2917
N-ASN
NET © [draft] ITL
It is not
<03808>
the aged
<07227>
who are wise
<02449>
, nor old men
<02205>
who understand
<0995>
what is right
<04941>
.
NET ©

It is not the aged 1  who are wise, nor old men who understand what is right.

NET © Notes

tn The MT has “the great” or “the many,” meaning great in years according to the parallelism.



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