King James Version
And the vine said unto them, Should I leave my wine, which cheereth God and man, and go to be promoted over the trees?
Darby Bible Translation
But the vine said to them, 'Shall I leave my wine which cheers gods and men, and go to sway over the trees?'
World English Bible
"The vine said to them, 'Should I leave my new wine, which cheers God and man, and go to wave back and forth over the trees?'
Young's Literal Translation
And the vine saith to them, Have I ceased from my new wine, which is rejoicing gods and men, that I have gone to stagger over the trees?
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And the vine said unto them, Should I leave my wine, which cheereth God and man, and go to be promoted over the trees?Judges 9:13 Parallel Commentaries
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Then said the trees unto the vine, Come thou, and reign over us.
Then said all the trees unto the bramble, Come thou, and reign over us.
And wine that maketh glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face to shine, and bread which strengtheneth man's heart.
I sought in mine heart to give myself unto wine, yet acquainting mine heart with wisdom; and to lay hold on folly, till I might see what was that good for the sons of men, which they should do under the heaven all the days of their life.
A feast is made for laughter, and wine maketh merry: but money answereth all things.
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