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Ecclesiastes 1:18 ESV

18 For 1in much wisdom is much vexation, and he who increases knowledge increases sorrow.

References for Ecclesiastes 1:18

Study tools for Ecclesiastes 1:18

  • a 1:1 - Or Convener, or Collector; Hebrew Qoheleth (so throughout Ecclesiastes)
  • b 1:2 - Hebrew vapor (so throughout Ecclesiastes)
  • c 1:5 - Or and returns panting
  • d 1:11 - Or former people
  • e 1:11 - Or later people
  • f 1:13 - The Hebrew term denotes the center of one's inner life, including mind, will, and emotions
  • g 1:14 - Or a feeding on wind; compare Hosea 12:1 (so throughout Ecclesiastes)