Psalm 50:12
New International Version
If I were hungry I would not tell you, for the world is mine, and all that is in it.

New Living Translation
If I were hungry, I would not tell you, for all the world is mine and everything in it.

English Standard Version
“If I were hungry, I would not tell you, for the world and its fullness are mine.

Berean Study Bible
If I were hungry, I would not tell you, for the world is Mine, and the fullness thereof.

King James Bible
If I were hungry, I would not tell thee: for the world is mine, and the fulness thereof.

New King James Version
“If I were hungry, I would not tell you; For the world is Mine, and all its fullness.

New American Standard Bible
“If I were hungry I would not tell you, For the world is Mine, and everything it contains.

NASB 1995
"If I were hungry I would not tell you, For the world is Mine, and all it contains.

NASB 1977
“If I were hungry, I would not tell you; For the world is Mine, and all it contains.

Amplified Bible
“If I were hungry, I would not tell you, For the world and all it contains are Mine.

Christian Standard Bible
If I were hungry, I would not tell you, for the world and everything in it is mine.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
If I were hungry, I would not tell you, for the world and everything in it is Mine.

American Standard Version
If I were hungry, I would not tell thee; For the world is mine, and the fulness thereof.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
If I were hungry, I would not tell you, because the world in its fullness is mine.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
If I should be hungry, I will not tell thee: for the world is mine, and the fullness of it.

Contemporary English Version
If I were hungry, I wouldn't tell you, because I own the world and everything in it.

Douay-Rheims Bible
If I should be hungry, I would not tell thee: for the world is mine, and the fulness thereof.

English Revised Version
If I were hungry, I would not tell thee: for the world is mine, and the fulness thereof.

Good News Translation
"If I were hungry, I would not ask you for food, for the world and everything in it is mine.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
If I were hungry, I would not tell you, because the world and all that it contains are mine.

International Standard Version
"If I were hungry, I would not tell you; for the world is mine along with everything in it.

JPS Tanakh 1917
If I were hungry, I would not tell thee; For the world is Mine, and the fulness thereof.

Literal Standard Version
If I am hungry I do not tell [it] to you, "" For the world and its fullness [is] Mine.

NET Bible
Even if I were hungry, I would not tell you, for the world and all it contains belong to me.

New Heart English Bible
If I were hungry, I would not tell you, for the world is mine, and all that is in it.

World English Bible
If I were hungry, I would not tell you, for the world is mine, and all that is in it.

Young's Literal Translation
If I am hungry I tell not to thee, For Mine is the world and its fulness.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Mighty One Calls
11I know every bird in the mountains, and the creatures of the field are Mine. 12If I were hungry, I would not tell you, for the world is Mine, and the fullness thereof. 13Do I eat the flesh of bulls, or drink the blood of goats?…

Cross References
1 Corinthians 10:26
for, "The earth is the Lord's, and the fullness thereof."

Exodus 19:5
Now if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, you will be My treasured possession out of all the nations--for the whole earth is Mine.

Deuteronomy 10:14
Behold, to the LORD your God belong the heavens, even the highest heavens, and the earth and everything in it.

Job 41:11
Who has given to Me that I should repay him? Everything under heaven is Mine.

Psalm 24:1
The earth is the LORD's, and the fullness thereof, the world and all who dwell therein.


Treasury of Scripture

If I were hungry, I would not tell you: for the world is mine, and the fullness thereof.

world

Psalm 24:1,2
A Psalm of David. The earth is the LORD'S, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein…

Psalm 115:15,16
Ye are blessed of the LORD which made heaven and earth…

Exodus 19:5
Now therefore, if ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me above all people: for all the earth is mine:

fulness

Psalm 104:24
O LORD, how manifold are thy works! in wisdom hast thou made them all: the earth is full of thy riches.

Psalm 145:15,16
The eyes of all wait upon thee; and thou givest them their meat in due season…

Genesis 1:11,12,28-30
And God said, Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb yielding seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in itself, upon the earth: and it was so…









Verse 12. - If I were hungry, I would not tell thee; i.e. suppose it possible that I could be hungry, I should not have recourse to man; for the world is mine, and the fulness thereof - and I should have recourse to it.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
If
אִם־ (’im-)
Conjunction
Strong's 518: Lo!, whether?, if, although, Oh that!, when, not

I were hungry,
אֶ֭רְעַב (’er·‘aḇ)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 7456: To be hungry

I would not
לֹא־ (lō-)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

tell you,
אֹ֣מַר (’ō·mar)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 559: To utter, say

for
כִּי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

the world
תֵ֝בֵ֗ל (ṯê·ḇêl)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 8398: The earth, the globe, its inhabitants, a particular land

is Mine,
לִ֥י (lî)
Preposition | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew

and the fullness thereof.
וּמְלֹאָֽהּ׃ (ū·mə·lō·’āh)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular construct | third person feminine singular
Strong's 4393: Fullness, that which fills


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