Proverbs 8:29 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Proverbs 8:29, NIV: "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."
Proverbs 8:29, ESV: "when he assigned to the sea its limit, so that the waters might not transgress his command, when he marked out the foundations of the earth,"
Proverbs 8:29, KJV: "When he gave to the sea his decree, that the waters should not pass his commandment: when he appointed the foundations of the earth:"
Proverbs 8:29, NASB: "When He set for the sea its boundary So that the water would not transgress His command, When He marked out the foundations of the earth;"
Proverbs 8:29, NLT: "I was there when he set the limits of the seas, so they would not spread beyond their boundaries. And when he marked off the earth's foundations,"
Proverbs 8:29, CSB: "when he set a limit for the sea so that the waters would not violate his command, when he laid out the foundations of the earth."