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Proverbs 8:29 NIV

29 when he gave the sea its boundary so the waters would not overstep his command, and when he marked out the foundations of the earth.

References for Proverbs 8:29

Study tools for Proverbs 8:29

  • a 8:5 - Septuagint; Hebrew "foolish, instruct your minds"
  • b 8:16 - Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint; other Hebrew manuscripts "all righteous rulers"
  • c 8:22 - Or "way" ; or "dominion"
  • d 8:22 - Or "The " Lord"possessed me at the beginning of his work" ; or "The " Lord"brought me forth at the beginning of his work"
  • e 8:30 - Or "was the artisan" ; or "was a little child"