1 Kings 3:13
Modern Translations
New International Version
Moreover, I will give you what you have not asked for--both wealth and honor--so that in your lifetime you will have no equal among kings.

New Living Translation
And I will also give you what you did not ask for—riches and fame! No other king in all the world will be compared to you for the rest of your life!

English Standard Version
I give you also what you have not asked, both riches and honor, so that no other king shall compare with you, all your days.

Berean Study Bible
Moreover, I will give you what you did not request—both riches and honor—so that during all your days no man in any kingdom will be your equal.

New American Standard Bible
I have also given you what you have not asked, both riches and honor, so that there will not be any among the kings like you all your days.

NASB 1995
"I have also given you what you have not asked, both riches and honor, so that there will not be any among the kings like you all your days.

NASB 1977
“And I have also given you what you have not asked, both riches and honor, so that there will not be any among the kings like you all your days.

Amplified Bible
I have also given you what you have not asked, both wealth and honor, so that there will not be anyone equal to you among the kings, for all your days.

Christian Standard Bible
In addition, I will give you what you did not ask for: both riches and honor, so that no king will be your equal during your entire life.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
In addition, I will give you what you did not ask for: both riches and honor, so that no man in any kingdom will be your equal during your entire life.

Contemporary English Version
I'll also give you what you didn't ask for. You'll be rich and respected as long as you live, and you'll be greater than any other king.

Good News Translation
I will also give you what you have not asked for: all your life you will have wealth and honor, more than that of any other king.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I'm also giving you what you haven't asked for-riches and honor-so that no other king will be like you as long as you live.

International Standard Version
I'm also giving you what you haven't requested: both riches and honor, so that no other king will be comparable to you during your lifetime.

NET Bible
Furthermore, I am giving you what you did not request--riches and honor so that you will be the greatest king of your generation.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches, and honour: so that there shall not be any among the kings like unto thee all thy days.

New King James Version
And I have also given you what you have not asked: both riches and honor, so that there shall not be anyone like you among the kings all your days.

King James 2000 Bible
And I have also given you that which you have not asked, both riches, and honor: so that there shall not be any among the kings like unto you all your days.

New Heart English Bible
I have also given you that which you have not asked, both riches and honor, so that there shall not be any among the kings like you, all your days.

World English Bible
I have also given you that which you have not asked, both riches and honor, so that there shall not be any among the kings like you, all your days.

American King James Version
And I have also given you that which you have not asked, both riches, and honor: so that there shall not be any among the kings like to you all your days.

American Standard Version
And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches and honor, so that there shall not be any among the kings like unto thee, all thy days.

A Faithful Version
And I also have given you that which you have not asked, both riches and honor, so that there shall not be any among the kings like you all your days.

Darby Bible Translation
And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches and glory; so that there shall not be any among the kings like unto thee all thy days.

English Revised Version
And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches and honour, so that there shall not be any among the kings like unto thee, all thy days.

Webster's Bible Translation
And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches, and honor: so that there shall not be any among the kings like to thee all thy days,

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
And I haue also giuen thee that, which thou hast not asked, both riches and honour, so that among the Kings there shall be none like vnto thee all thy dayes.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
And I haue also geuen thee that which thou hast not asked, euen rychesse and honour, so that ther shalbe no king lyke vnto thee all thy dayes.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
Yee and that thou hast not prayed for, haue I geuen the also, namely, ryches, and honoure, so that amonge the kynges in yi tyme there is not soch one as thou.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
and also, that which you have not asked for I have given to you, both riches and honor, that there has not been a man like you among the kings [for] all your days;

Young's Literal Translation
and also, that which thou hast not asked I have given to thee, both riches and honour, that there hath not been like thee a man among the kings all thy days;

Smith's Literal Translation
And also that thou askedst not I gave to thee, also riches, also honor, that there was not a man like thee among kings all thy days.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
Yea and the things also which thou didst not ask, I have given thee: to wit riches and glory, as that no one hath been like thee among the kings in all days heretofore.

Catholic Public Domain Version
But also the things for which you did not ask, I have given to you, namely wealth and glory, so that no one has been like you among the kings in the all days before.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
Also that which you have not requested I have given to you: also riches, also honor, so that there is no man like you among Kings all your days.

Lamsa Bible
And I have also given you that which you have not asked, both riches and honor, so that there shall not be any among the kings like you all your days.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches and honour--so that there hath not been any among the kings like unto thee--all thy days.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And I have given thee what thou hast not asked, wealth and glory, so that there has not been any one like thee among kings.








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