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Ecclesiastes 2:18 DBY

18 And I hated all my labour wherewith I had been toiling under the sun, because I should leave it unto the man that shall be after me.

Study tools for Ecclesiastes 2:18

  • a 2:1 - Lit. 'see:' so ver. 24; chs. 3.13; 6.6, &c
  • b 2:3 - Or 'exercising.'
  • c 2:3 - Lit. 'the number of:' so chs. 5.18; 6.12.
  • d 2:8 - Or 'sons of the Adam;' often in this book. The Adam is also frequent: see Gen. 1.27.
  • e 2:11 - Lit 'that I had laboured,' as vers. 19,20.
  • f 2:15 - Kesil, and so generally in this Book, in which Eveel is not used: see Prov. 1.7; 18.2; 26.1; 28.26.
  • g 2:15 - Or 'more.'
  • h 2:19 - Sakal, 'stupid,' 'infatuated:' so chs. 7.17; 10.3,14; Jer. 4.22; 5.21: as 'foolishly,' 1Sam. 13.13.
  • i 2:21 - Or 'equity,' 'success,' ch. 4.4, 'profit,' ch. 5.11.
  • j 2:24 - Lit. 'see,' as ver. 1.
  • k 2:25 - Lit. 'hasten.'