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   Westminster Leningrad Codex Wiki English Translation HB‎ / World English Bible  CATSS LXX Brenton (1851) Wiki English Translation LXX‎ / World English Bible1Prv 21:11פַּלְגֵי־מַ֣יִם לֶב־מֶ֭לֶךְ בְּיַד־יְהוָ֑ה עַֽל־כָּל־אֲשֶׁ֖ר יַחְפֹּ֣ץ יַטֶּֽנּוּ׃Prv 21:1
The king’s heart is in Yahweh’s hand like the watercourses.
He turns it wherever he desires.
Prv 21:1Prv 21:1ὥσπερ ὁρμὴ ὕδατος οὕτως καρδία βασιλέως ἐν χειρὶ θεοῦ οὗ ἐὰν θέλων νεύσῃ ἐκεῖ ἔκλινεν αὐτήνPrv 21:1
As a rush of water, so is the king's heart in God's hand: he turns it whithersoever he may desire to point out.
Prv 21:1The king’s heart is in Yahweh’s hand like the watercourses. He turns it wherever he desires.Just as a stream of water thus is the heart of a king in the hand of God; wherever desiring beckons, there it will be turned.
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2Prv 21:22כָּֽל־דֶּרֶךְ־אִ֭ישׁ יָשָׁ֣ר בְּעֵינָ֑יו וְתֹכֵ֖ן לִבּ֣וֹת יְהוָֽה׃Prv 21:2
Every way of a man is right in his own eyes,
but Yahweh weighs the hearts.
Prv 21:2Prv 21:2πᾶς ἀνὴρ φαίνεται ἑαυτῷ δίκαιος κατευθύνει δὲ καρδίας κύριοςPrv 21:2
Every man seems to himself righteous; but the Lord directs the hearts.
Prv 21:2
Every way of a man is right in his own eyes,
but Yahweh weighs the hearts.Every man appears justified to himself but The Lord makes the hearts directly straight.
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3Prv 21:33עֲ֭שֹׂה צְדָקָ֣ה וּמִשְׁפָּ֑ט נִבְחָ֖ר לַיהוָ֣ה מִזָּֽבַח׃Prv 21:3
To do righteousness and justice
is more acceptable to Yahweh than sacrifice.
Prv 21:3Prv 21:3ποιεῖν δίκαια καὶ ἀληθεύειν ἀρεστὰ παρὰ θεῷ μᾶλλον ἢ θυσιῶν αἷμαPrv 21:3
To do justly and to speak truth, are more pleasing to God than the blood of sacrifices.
Prv 21:3
To do righteousness and justice
is more acceptable to Yahweh than sacrifice.and to tell the truth is pleasing to God more the blood of sacrifices.
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4Prv 21:44רוּם־עֵ֭ינַיִם וּרְחַב־לֵ֑ב נִ֖ר רְשָׁעִ֣ים חַטָּֽאת׃Prv 21:4
A high look, and a proud heart,
the lamp of the wicked, is sin.
Prv 21:4Prv 21:4μεγαλόφρων ἐφ’ ὕβρει θρασυκάρδιος λαμπτὴρ δὲ ἀσεβῶν ἁμαρτίαPrv 21:4
A high-minded man is stout-hearted in his pride; and the lamp of the wicked is sin.
Prv 21:4
A high look, and a proud heart,
the lamp of the wicked, is sin.
5Prv 21:55מַחְשְׁב֣וֹת חָ֭רוּץ אַךְ־לְמוֹתָ֑ר וְכָל־אָ֝֗ץ אַךְ־לְמַחְסֽוֹר׃Prv 21:5
The plans of the diligent surely lead to profit;
and everyone who is hasty surely rushes to poverty.
Prv 21:5Prv 21:55
Prv 21:5
The plans of the diligent surely lead to profit;
and everyone who is hasty surely rushes to poverty.
6Prv 21:66פֹּ֣עַל א֭וֹצָרוֹת בִּלְשׁ֣וֹן שָׁ֑קֶר הֶ֥בֶל נִ֝דָּ֗ף מְבַקְשֵׁי־מָֽוֶת׃Prv 21:6
Getting treasures by a lying tongue
is a fleeting vapor for those who seek death.
Prv 21:6Prv 21:6ὁ ἐνεργῶν θησαυρίσματα γλώσσῃ ψευδεῖ μάταια διώκει ἐπὶ παγίδας θανάτουPrv 21:6
He that gathers treasures with a lying tongue pursues vanity on to the snares of death.
Prv 21:6
Getting treasures by a lying tongue
is a fleeting vapor for those who seek death.The one producing treasures by a lying language/ tongue, pursues vanity upon the snare of death.
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7Prv 21:77שֹׁד־רְשָׁעִ֥ים יְגוֹרֵ֑ם כִּ֥י מֵ֝אֲנ֗וּ לַעֲשׂ֥וֹת מִשְׁפָּֽט׃Prv 21:7
The violence of the wicked will drive them away,
because they refuse to do what is right.
Prv 21:7Prv 21:7ὄλεθρος ἀσεβέσιν ἐπιξενωθήσεται οὐ γὰρ βούλονται πράσσειν τὰ δίκαιαPrv 21:7
Destruction shall lodge with the ungodly; for they refuse to do justly.
Prv 21:7
The violence of the wicked will drive them away,
because they refuse to do what is right.
8Prv 21:88הֲפַכְפַּ֬ךְ דֶּ֣רֶךְ אִ֣ישׁ וָזָ֑ר וְ֝זַ֗ךְ יָשָׁ֥ר פָּעֳלֽוֹ׃Prv 21:8
The way of the guilty is devious,
but the conduct of the innocent is upright.
Prv 21:8Prv 21:8πρὸς τοὺς σκολιοὺς σκολιὰς ὁδοὺς ἀποστέλλει ὁ θεός ἁγνὰ γὰρ καὶ ὀρθὰ τὰ ἔργα αὐτοῦPrv 21:8
To the froward God sends froward ways; for his works are pure and right.
Prv 21:8
The way of the guilty is devious,
but the conduct of the innocent is upright.Toward the crooked, crooked ways, God sends, for pure and straight are His works
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9Prv 21:99ט֗וֹב לָשֶׁ֥בֶת עַל־פִּנַּת־גָּ֑ג מֵאֵ֥שֶׁת מִ֝דְיָנִ֗ים וּבֵ֥ית חָֽבֶר׃Prv 21:9
It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop,
than to share a house with a contentious woman.
Prv 21:9Prv 21:9κρεῖσσον οἰκεῖν ἐπὶ γωνίας ὑπαίθρου ἢ ἐν κεκονιαμένοις μετὰ ἀδικίας καὶ ἐν οἴκῳ κοινῷPrv 21:9
It is better to dwell in a corner on the house-top, than in plastered rooms with unrighteousness, and in an open house.
Prv 21:9
It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop,
than to share a house with a contentious woman.It is better to dwell upon an opencorner than with whitewashingᵃ of wrongdoings in a common house.
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10Prv 21:1010נֶ֣פֶשׁ רָ֭שָׁע אִוְּתָה־רָ֑ע לֹא־יֻחַ֖ן בְּעֵינָ֣יו רֵעֵֽהוּ׃Prv 21:10
The soul of the wicked desires evil;
his neighbor finds no mercy in his eyes.
Prv 21:10Prv 21:10ψυχὴ ἀσεβοῦς οὐκ ἐλεηθήσεται ὑπ’ οὐδενὸς τῶν ἀνθρώπωνPrv 21:10
The soul of the ungodly shall not be pitied by any man.
Prv 21:10
The soul of the wicked desires evil;
his neighbor finds no mercy in his eyes.
11Prv 21:1111בַּעְנָשׁ־לֵ֭ץ יֶחְכַּם־פֶּ֑תִי וּבְהַשְׂכִּ֥יל לְ֝חָכָ֗ם יִקַּח־דָּֽעַת׃Prv 21:11
When the mocker is punished, the simple gains wisdom.
When the wise is instructed, he receives knowledge.
Prv 21:11Prv 21:11ζημιουμένου ἀκολάστου πανουργότερος γίνεται ὁ ἄκακος συνίων δὲ σοφὸς δέξεται γνῶσινPrv 21:11
When an intemperate man is punished the simple becomes wiser: and a wise man understanding will receive knowledge.
Prv 21:11
When the mocker is punished, the simple gains wisdom.
When the wise is instructed, he receives knowledge.
12Prv 21:1212מַשְׂכִּ֣יל צַ֭דִּיק לְבֵ֣ית רָשָׁ֑ע מְסַלֵּ֖ף רְשָׁעִ֣ים לָרָֽע׃Prv 21:12
The Righteous One considers the house of the wicked,
and brings the wicked to ruin.
Prv 21:12Prv 21:12συνίει δίκαιος καρδίας ἀσεβῶν καὶ φαυλίζει ἀσεβεῖς ἐν κακοῖςPrv 21:12
A righteous man understands the hearts of the ungodly: and despises the ungodly for their wickedness.
Prv 21:12
The Righteous One considers the house of the wicked,
and brings the wicked to ruin.
13Prv 21:1313אֹטֵ֣ם אָ֭זְנוֹ מִזַּעֲקַת־דָּ֑ל גַּֽם־ה֥וּא יִ֝קְרָ֗א וְלֹ֣א יֵעָנֶֽה׃Prv 21:13
Whoever stops his ears at the cry of the poor,
he will also cry out, but shall not be heard.
Prv 21:13Prv 21:13ὃς φράσσει τὰ ὦτα τοῦ μὴ ἐπακοῦσαι ἀσθενοῦς καὶ αὐτὸς ἐπικαλέσεται καὶ οὐκ ἔσται ὁ εἰσακούωνPrv 21:13
He that stops his ears from hearing the poor, himself also shall cry, and there shall be none to hear him.
Prv 21:13
Whoever stops his ears at the cry of the poor,
he will also cry out, but shall not be heard.
14Prv 21:1414מַתָּ֣ן בַּ֭סֵּתֶר יִכְפֶּה־אָ֑ף וְשֹׁ֥חַד בַּ֝חֵ֗ק חֵמָ֥ה עַזָּֽה׃Prv 21:14
A gift in secret pacifies anger;
and a bribe in the cloak, strong wrath.
Prv 21:14Prv 21:14δόσις λάθριος ἀνατρέπει ὀργάς δώρων δὲ ὁ φειδόμενος θυμὸν ἐγείρει ἰσχυρόνPrv 21:14
A secret gift calms anger: but he that forbears to give stirs up strong wrath.
Prv 21:14
A gift in secret pacifies anger;
and a bribe in the cloak, strong wrath.
15Prv 21:1515שִׂמְחָ֣ה לַ֭צַּדִּיק עֲשׂ֣וֹת מִשְׁפָּ֑ט וּ֝מְחִתָּ֗ה לְפֹ֣עֲלֵי אָֽוֶן׃Prv 21:15
It is joy to the righteous to do justice;
but it is a destruction to the workers of iniquity.
Prv 21:15Prv 21:15εὐφροσύνη δικαίων ποιεῖν κρίμα ὅσιος δὲ ἀκάθαρτος παρὰ κακούργοιςPrv 21:15
It is the joy of the righteous to do judgment: but a holy man is abominable with evil-doers.
Prv 21:15
It is joy to the righteous to do justice;
but it is a destruction to the workers of iniquity.
16Prv 21:1616אָדָ֗ם תּ֭וֹעֶה מִדֶּ֣רֶךְ הַשְׂכֵּ֑ל בִּקְהַ֖ל רְפָאִ֣ים יָנֽוּחַ׃Prv 21:16
The man who wanders out of the way of understanding
shall rest in the assembly of the dead.
Prv 21:16Prv 21:16ἀνὴρ πλανώμενος ἐξ ὁδοῦ δικαιοσύνης ἐν συναγωγῇ γιγάντων ἀναπαύσεταιPrv 21:16
A man that wanders out of the way of righteousness, shall rest in the congregation of giants.
Prv 21:16
The man who wanders out of the way of understanding
shall rest in the assembly of the dead.
17Prv 21:1717אִ֣ישׁ מַ֭חְסוֹר אֹהֵ֣ב שִׂמְחָ֑ה אֹהֵ֥ב יַֽיִן־וָ֝שֶׁ֗מֶן לֹ֣א יַעֲשִֽׁיר׃Prv 21:17
He who loves pleasure shall be a poor man.
He who loves wine and oil shall not be rich.
Prv 21:17Prv 21:17ἀνὴρ ἐνδεὴς ἀγαπᾷ εὐφροσύνην φιλῶν οἶνον καὶ ἔλαιον εἰς πλοῦτονPrv 21:17
A poor man loves mirth, loving wine and oil in abundance;
Prv 21:17
He who loves pleasure shall be a poor man.
He who loves wine and oil shall not be rich.
18Prv 21:1818כֹּ֣פֶר לַצַּדִּ֣יק רָשָׁ֑ע וְתַ֖חַת יְשָׁרִ֣ים בּוֹגֵֽד׃Prv 21:18
The wicked is a ransom for the righteous;
the treacherous for the upright.
Prv 21:18Prv 21:18περικάθαρμα δὲ δικαίου ἄνομοςPrv 21:18
and a transgressor is the abomination of a righteous man.
Prv 21:18
The wicked is a ransom for the righteous;
the treacherous for the upright.
19Prv 21:1919ט֗וֹב שֶׁ֥בֶת בְּאֶֽרֶץ־מִדְבָּ֑ר מֵאֵ֖שֶׁת ‏{ מדונים מִדְיָנִ֣ים }‏ וָכָֽעַס׃
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Ketib: מדונים ⬪ Qere: מִדְיָנִ֣ים
Prv 21:19
It is better to dwell in a desert land,
than with a contentious and fretful woman.
Prv 21:19Prv 21:19κρεῖσσον οἰκεῖν ἐν γῇ ἐρήμῳ ἢ μετὰ γυναικὸς μαχίμου καὶ γλωσσώδους καὶ ὀργίλουPrv 21:19
It is better to dwell in a wilderness than with a quarrelsome and talkative and passionate woman.
Prv 21:19
It is better to dwell in a desert land,
than with a contentious and fretful woman.
20Prv 21:2020אוֹצָ֤ר ׀ נֶחְמָ֣ד וָ֭שֶׁמֶן בִּנְוֵ֣ה חָכָ֑ם וּכְסִ֖יל אָדָ֣ם יְבַלְּעֶֽנּוּ׃Prv 21:20
There is precious treasure and oil in the dwelling of the wise;
but a foolish man swallows it up.
Prv 21:20Prv 21:20θησαυρὸς ἐπιθυμητὸς ἀναπαύσεται ἐπὶ στόματος σοφοῦ ἄφρονες δὲ ἄνδρες καταπίονται αὐτόνPrv 21:20
A desirable treasure will rest on the mouth of the wise; but foolish men will swallow it up.
Prv 21:20
There is precious treasure and oil in the dwelling of the wise;
but a foolish man swallows it up.
21Prv 21:2121רֹ֭דֵף צְדָקָ֣ה וָחָ֑סֶד יִמְצָ֥א חַ֝יִּ֗ים צְדָקָ֥ה וְכָבֽוֹד׃Prv 21:21
He who follows after righteousness and kindness
finds life, righteousness, and honor.
Prv 21:21Prv 21:21ὁδὸς δικαιοσύνης καὶ ἐλεημοσύνης εὑρήσει ζωὴν καὶ δόξανPrv 21:21
The way of righteousness and mercy will find life and glory.
Prv 21:21
He who follows after righteousness and kindness
finds life, righteousness, and honor.
22Prv 21:2222עִ֣יר גִּ֭בֹּרִים עָלָ֣ה חָכָ֑ם וַ֝יֹּ֗רֶד עֹ֣ז מִבְטֶחָֽה׃Prv 21:22
A wise man scales the city of the mighty,
and brings down the strength of its confidence.
Prv 21:22Prv 21:22πόλεις ὀχυρὰς ἐπέβη σοφὸς καὶ καθεῖλεν τὸ ὀχύρωμα ἐφ’ ᾧ ἐπεποίθεισαν οἱ ἀσεβεῖςPrv 21:22
A wise man assaults strong cities, and demolishes the fortress in which the ungodly trusted.
Prv 21:22
A wise man scales the city of the mighty,
and brings down the strength of its confidence.
23Prv 21:2323שֹׁמֵ֣ר פִּ֭יו וּלְשׁוֹנ֑וֹ שֹׁמֵ֖ר מִצָּר֣וֹת נַפְשֽׁוֹ׃Prv 21:23
Whoever guards his mouth and his tongue
keeps his soul from troubles.
Prv 21:23Prv 21:23ὃς φυλάσσει τὸ στόμα αὐτοῦ καὶ τὴν γλῶσσαν διατηρεῖ ἐκ θλίψεως τὴν ψυχὴν αὐτοῦPrv 21:23
He that keeps his mouth and his tongue keeps his soul from trouble.
Prv 21:23
Whoever guards his mouth and his tongue
keeps his soul from troubles.
24Prv 21:2424זֵ֣ד יָ֭הִיר לֵ֣ץ שְׁמ֑וֹ ע֝וֹשֶׂ֗ה בְּעֶבְרַ֥ת זָדֽוֹן׃Prv 21:24
The proud and haughty man, “scoffer” is his name;
he works in the arrogance of pride.
Prv 21:24Prv 21:24θρασὺς καὶ αὐθάδης καὶ ἀλαζὼν λοιμὸς καλεῖται ὃς δὲ μνησικακεῖ παράνομοςPrv 21:24
A bold and self-willed and insolent man is called a pest: and he that remembers injuries is a transgressor.
Prv 21:24
The proud and haughty man, “scoffer” is his name;
he works in the arrogance of pride.
25Prv 21:2525תַּאֲוַ֣ת עָצֵ֣ל תְּמִיתֶ֑נּוּ כִּֽי־מֵאֲנ֖וּ יָדָ֣יו לַעֲשֽׂוֹת׃Prv 21:25
The desire of the sluggard kills him,
for his hands refuse to labor.
Prv 21:25Prv 21:25ἐπιθυμίαι ὀκνηρὸν ἀποκτείνουσιν οὐ γὰρ προαιροῦνται αἱ χεῖρες αὐτοῦ ποιεῖν τιPrv 21:25
Desires kill the sluggard; for his hands do not choose to do anything.
Prv 21:25
The desire of the sluggard kills him,
for his hands refuse to labor.
26Prv 21:2626כָּל־הַ֭יּוֹם הִתְאַוָּ֣ה תַאֲוָ֑ה וְצַדִּ֥יק יִ֝תֵּ֗ן וְלֹ֣א יַחְשֹֽׂךְ׃Prv 21:26
There are those who covet greedily all day long;
but the righteous give and don’t withhold.
Prv 21:26Prv 21:26ἀσεβὴς ἐπιθυμεῖ ὅλην τὴν ἡμέραν ἐπιθυμίας κακάς ὁ δὲ δίκαιος ἐλεᾷ καὶ οἰκτίρει ἀφειδῶςPrv 21:26
An ungodly man entertains evil desires all the day: but the righteous is unsparingly merciful and compassionate.
Prv 21:26
There are those who covet greedily all day long;
but the righteous give and don’t withhold.
27Prv 21:2727זֶ֣בַח רְ֭שָׁעִים תּוֹעֵבָ֑ה אַ֝֗ף כִּֽי־בְזִמָּ֥ה יְבִיאֶֽנּוּ׃Prv 21:27
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination:
how much more, when he brings it with a wicked mind!
Prv 21:27Prv 21:27θυσίαι ἀσεβῶν βδέλυγμα κυρίῳ καὶ γὰρ παρανόμως προσφέρουσιν αὐτάςPrv 21:27
The sacrifices of the ungodly are abomination to the Lord, for they offer them wickedly.
Prv 21:27
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination:
how much more, when he brings it with a wicked mind!
28Prv 21:2828עֵד־כְּזָבִ֥ים יֹאבֵ֑ד וְאִ֥ישׁ שׁ֝וֹמֵ֗עַ לָנֶ֥צַח יְדַבֵּֽר׃Prv 21:28
A false witness will perish,
and a man who listens speaks to eternity.
Prv 21:28Prv 21:28μάρτυς ψευδὴς ἀπολεῖται ἀνὴρ δὲ ὑπήκοος φυλασσόμενος λαλήσειPrv 21:28
A false witness shall perish; but an obedient man will speak cautiously.
Prv 21:28
A false witness will perish,
and a man who listens speaks to eternity.
29Prv 21:2929הֵעֵ֬ז אִ֣ישׁ רָשָׁ֣ע בְּפָנָ֑יו וְ֝יָשָׁ֗ר ה֤וּא ׀ ‏{ יכין יָבִ֬ין }‏ ‏{ דרכיו דַּרְכּֽוֹ׃ }‏
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Ketib: יכין ⬪ Qere: יָבִ֬ין
Ketib: דרכיו ⬪ Qere: דַּרְכּֽוֹ׃
Prv 21:29
A wicked man hardens his face;
but as for the upright, he establishes his ways.
Prv 21:29Prv 21:29ἀσεβὴς ἀνὴρ ἀναιδῶς ὑφίσταται προσώπῳ ὁ δὲ εὐθὴς αὐτὸς συνίει τὰς ὁδοὺς αὐτοῦPrv 21:29
An ungodly man impudently withstands with his face; but the upright man himself understands his ways.
Prv 21:29
A wicked man hardens his face;
but as for the upright, he establishes his ways.
30Prv 21:3030אֵ֣ין חָ֭כְמָה וְאֵ֣ין תְּבוּנָ֑ה וְאֵ֥ין עֵ֝צָ֗ה לְנֶ֣גֶד יְהוָֽה׃ פ Prv 21:30
There is no wisdom nor understanding
nor counsel against Yahweh.
Prv 21:30Prv 21:30οὐκ ἔστιν σοφία οὐκ ἔστιν ἀνδρεία οὐκ ἔστιν βουλὴ πρὸς τὸν ἀσεβῆPrv 21:30
There is no wisdom, there is no courage, there is no counsel against the ungodly.
Prv 21:30
There is no wisdom nor understanding
nor counsel against Yahweh.There is no wisdom, there is no courage, there is no counsel toward the ungodly.
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31Prv 21:3131ס֗וּס מ֭וּכָן לְי֣וֹם מִלְחָמָ֑ה וְ֝לַֽיהוָ֗ה הַתְּשׁוּעָֽה׃Prv 21:31
The horse is prepared for the day of battle;
but victory is with Yahweh.
Prv 21:31Prv 21:31ἵππος ἑτοιμάζεται εἰς ἡμέραν πολέμου παρὰ δὲ κυρίου ἡ βοήθειαPrv 21:31
A horse is prepared for the day of battle; but help is of the Lord.
Prv 21:31
The horse is prepared for the day of battle;
but victory is with Yahweh.help is of The Lord.
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