Ecclesiastes 10:6

NET ©

Fools are placed in many positions of authority, while wealthy men sit in lowly positions.

NIV ©

Fools are put in many high positions, while the rich occupy the low ones.

NASB ©

folly is set in many exalted places while rich men sit in humble places.

NLT ©

if they give foolish people great authority, and if they fail to give people of proven worth their rightful place of dignity.

MSG ©

Immaturity is given a place of prominence, While maturity is made to take a back seat.

BBE ©

The foolish are placed in high positions, but men of wealth are kept low.

NRSV ©

folly is set in many high places, and the rich sit in a low place.

NKJV ©

Folly is set in great dignity, While the rich sit in a lowly place.

KJV
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is set
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in great
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and the rich
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sit
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in low place
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HEBREW
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CONJ
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NET © [draft] ITL
Fools
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are placed
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in many
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positions of authority
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, while wealthy
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men sit
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in lowly positions
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.
NET © Notes

tn Heb “folly.”

tn Heb “high places.”