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Proverbs 8:11

    Proverbs 8:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For wisdom is better than rubies; and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared to it.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For wisdom is better than rubies; and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared to it.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    For wisdom is better than rubies; And all the things that may be desired are not to be compared unto it.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For wisdom is better than jewels, and all things which may be desired are nothing in comparison with her.

    Webster's Revision

    For wisdom is better than rubies; And all the things that may be desired are not to be compared unto it.

    World English Bible

    For wisdom is better than rubies. All the things that may be desired can't be compared to it.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For wisdom is better than rubies; and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared unto her.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 8:11

    Wisdom is better than rubies - See on Proverbs 3:15 (note).