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Proverbs 8:25 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Before the mountains were settled, Before the hills was I brought forth;
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Before the mountains were settled, before the hills was I brought forth:
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “Before the mountains were settled, Before the hills I was brought forth;
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Before the mountains were settled, before the hills was I brought forth.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Before the mountains were settled, before the hills was I brought forth;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Ere yet the mountains had been settled, before the hills, had I been brought forth;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Before mountains were sunk, Before heights, I was brought forth.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— The mountains, with their huge bulk, had not as yet been established: before the hills, I was brought forth:
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Before the mountaines were setled: before the hilles, was I brought foorth:
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— before the mountains were settled, and before all hills, he begets me.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Before the mountains were settled, before the hills was I brought forth:

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Before x2962
(2962) Complement
From an unused root apparently meaning to interrupt or suspend; properly non-occurrence; used adverbially not yet or before.
the mountains 2022
{2022} Prime
A shortened form of H2042; a mountain or range of hills (sometimes used figuratively).
were settled, 2883
{2883} Prime
A primitive root; to sink.
<8717> Grammar
Stem - Hophal (See H8825)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 123
before 6440
{6440} Prime
Plural (but always used as a singular) of an unused noun (פָּנֶה paneh, {paw-neh'}; from H6437); the face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.).
the hills 1389
{1389} Prime
Feminine from the same as H1387; a hillock.
was I brought forth: y2342
[2342] Standard
A primitive root; properly to twist or whirl (in a circular or spiral manner), that is, (specifically) to dance, to writhe in pain (especially of parturition) or fear; figuratively to wait, to pervert.
<8797> Grammar
Stem - Pulal (See H8850)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 21
(2343) Complement
From H2342; a circle; Chul, a son of Aram; also the region settled by him.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 8:22-31.

Proverbs 8:25

_ _ settled — that is, sunk in foundations.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 8:22-31.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Job 15:7-8 [Art] thou the first man [that] was born? or wast thou made before the hills? ... Hast thou heard the secret of God? and dost thou restrain wisdom to thyself?
Job 38:4-11 Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? declare, if thou hast understanding. ... And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed?
Psalms 90:2 Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, thou [art] God.
Psalms 102:25-28 Of old hast thou laid the foundation of the earth: and the heavens [are] the work of thy hands. ... The children of thy servants shall continue, and their seed shall be established before thee.
Hebrews 1:10 And, Thou, Lord, in the beginning hast laid the foundation of the earth; and the heavens are the works of thine hands:
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Jb 15:7; 38:4. Ps 90:2; 102:25. He 1:10.

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