24 "When there were as yet no floods was I brought forth. world, and heir of all things; but "was begotten", as the Targum Ver. Christ; for the word (ytllwx) is used of generation, ( Job 15:7 ) ( Psalms 51:5 ) . 2. In Proverbs 8 Proverbs 8:24 Meaning “ When he prepared the heavens , I was there : when he set a compass upon the face of the depth :” — Proverbs 8:27 Proverbs 8:24, NLT: "I was born before the oceans were created, before the springs bubbled forth their waters." “When there were no depths, I was brought forth; when there were no fountains abounding with water.”. The unfaithful man is useless and like a persistent, debilitating pain. I was born before the oceans were created, before the springs bubbled forth their waters. or "heavy", or "honoured" F11 with it; when the fountains Christ Wisdom is also portrayed as delighting God and in human beings. When there were no depths, I was brought forth; when there were no fountains abounding with water. Proverbs 8:24-26 New International Version (NIV) 24 When there were no watery depths, I was given birth, when there were no springs overflowing with water; 25 before the mountains were settled in place, before the hills, I was given birth, 26 before he made the world or its fields. or any of the dust of the earth. Proverbs 8:24 (WYC) [The] Depths of waters were not yet (made); and I was conceived then. Depending on the Bible translation we discover that, a man that hath friends must shew himself friendly or that a man with too many friends will come to ruin - and both are true in their own right. Proverbs 8:6 "Hear; for I will speak of excellent things; and the opening of my lips [shall be] right … King James Version (KJV) < Previous Verse. When there were no depths. ◄Proverbs 8:24 ► When there wereno depths, I was brought forth; when there wereno fountains abounding with water. Proverbs 8:24 When there were no watery depths, I was brought forth, when no springs were overflowing with water. fountain of all grace, life, and salvation for his people. Not only in the decree of God, as the head of the elect; foreordained to be the Redeemer of them, and to be the propitiation for their sins; and appointed the Judge of the world, and heir of all things; but "was begotten", as the Targum and Syriac version; the Septuagint is, "he begot me"; and so it is to be understood of the eternal generation and sonship of Christ; for the word ( ytllwx) is used of … him, ( Psalms Jonathan gives David a promise, a wardrobe, and protection. Accordingly, the translation of קנה as “brought forth” also accentuates the meaning of the two parallel verbs in verses 24-25. Genesis 7:11 with Genesis 49:25). of In one aspect he brings pain, in the other aspect he is a pain. TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT To get what Proverbs 8:24 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity. In (verses 18-21), we learn that Solomon, who was given great wisdom, experienced its wealth of benefits firsthand as a young king. Before the LORD Jehovah created anything, when He inhabited eternity alone, He owned all the wisdom of the universe. Kimchi adds the gloss מעיני מים רבים, which the Gr. Oh to have a friend like Jonathan. Proverbs 3:19 tells us propositionally that “the Lord by wisdom founded the earth.” Proverbs 8 turns that statement into a fictional narrative in which a personified wisdom was present at the creation of the world. 1 Compiled & Edited by BibleStudyTools Staff, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. The description is poetical, and affords some room for imagination. Palestine was a "l... Shishak I Sheshonk I., king of Egypt. When as yet there were not fountains which abounded with water; 25 For before the mountains were settled.