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Proverbs 30:16

    Proverbs 30:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The grave; and the barren womb; the earth that is not filled with water; and the fire that saith not, It is enough.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The grave; and the barren womb; the earth that is not filled with water; and the fire that said not, It is enough.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Sheol; and the barren womb; The earth that is not satisfied with water; And the fire that saith not, Enough.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The underworld, and the woman without a child; the earth which never has enough water, and the fire which never says, Enough.

    Webster's Revision

    Sheol; and the barren womb; The earth that is not satisfied with water; And the fire that saith not, Enough.

    World English Bible

    Sheol, the barren womb; the earth that is not satisfied with water; and the fire that doesn't say, 'Enough.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The grave; and the barren womb; the earth that is not satisfied with water; and the fire that saith not, Enough.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 30:16

    The grave - Hebrew שׁאול she'ôl. The "Hell" or Hades of Proverbs 27:20, all-consuming yet never full.