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Bible Commentaries

Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament

Ecclesiastes 5

1:1 Preacher, (e-5) Strictly, 'a former of assemblies;' see for the sense, though not the same expression, ch. 12.11.

Verse 3

5:3 business, (b-9) Or 'travail,' as ch. 3.10.

Verse 6

5:6 angel, (d-16) Or 'messenger.'

Verse 9

5:9 upon (e-13) Lit. 'enslaved to.' Others understand it thus. 'The profit of the land in all respects is a king addicted to agriculture.'

Verse 17

5:17 sickness, (a-14) Lit. 'his sickness.'

Verse 18

5:18 enjoy (b-18) Lit 'see,' as ch. 2.1.

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Darby, John. "Commentary on Ecclesiastes 5". "John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/dsn/ecclesiastes-5.html. 1857-67.