Proverbs 14:4



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Where no oxen are, the manger is clean, But much revenue comes by the strength of the ox.

King James Version

Where no oxen are, the crib is clean: but much increase is by the strength of the ox.

International Standard Version

Where there are no oxen, the feeding trough is clean, but profits come through the strength of the ox.

A Conservative Version

Where no oxen are, the crib is clean, but by the strength of the ox is much increase.

American Standard Version

Where no oxen are, the crib is clean; But much increase is by the strength of the ox.

Amplified

Where no oxen are, the grain crib is empty, but much increase [of crops] comes by the strength of the ox.

Bible in Basic English

Where there are no oxen, their food-place is clean; but much increase comes through the strength of the ox.

Darby Translation

Where no oxen are, the crib is clean; but much increase is by the strength of the ox.

Holman Bible

Where there are no oxen, the feeding-trough is empty, but an abundant harvest [comes] through the strength of an ox.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Without oxen, the storehouse is clean, but by the strength of the ox there is abundance of bread.

Julia Smith Translation

In no oxen the stall clean, and much increase in the strength of the ox.

King James 2000

Where no oxen are, the crib is clean: but much increase is by the strength of the ox.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{When there are no} oxen the manger is empty, but an abundance of crops [comes] by the strength of an ox.

Modern King James verseion

Where no cattle are, the stall is clean, but much gain is by the strength of the ox.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Where no oxen are, there the crib is empty; but where the oxen labour there is much fruit.

NET Bible

Where there are no oxen, the feeding trough is clean, but an abundant harvest is produced by strong oxen.

New Heart English Bible

Where no oxen are, the crib is clean, but much increase is by the strength of the ox.

New simplified Bible

Where there are no cattle the crib is clean. The crop is abundant because of the strength of the bull.

The Emphasized Bible

Without cattle, the crib is clean, but, much increase, is in the strength of the ox.

Webster

Where no oxen are, the crib is clean: but much increase is by the strength of the ox.

World English Bible

Where no oxen are, the crib is clean, but much increase is by the strength of the ox.

Youngs Literal Translation

Without oxen a stall is clean, And great is the increase by the power of the ox.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אלף 
'eleph 
Usage: 8

are, the crib
אבוּס 
'ebuwc 
Usage: 4

is clean
בּר 
Bar 
Usage: 7

but much
רב 
Rob 
Usage: 153

תּבוּאה 
T@buw'ah 
Usage: 42

is by the strength
כּוח כּח 
Koach 
Usage: 126

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

3 In the mouth of the foolish is a rod for his back, But the lips of the wise will protect them. 4 Where no oxen are, the manger is clean, But much revenue comes by the strength of the ox. 5 A trustworthy witness will not lie, But a false witness utters lies.



Cross References

Proverbs 13:23

Abundant food is in the fallow ground of the poor, But it is swept away by injustice.

Amos 4:6

"But I gave you also cleanness of teeth in all your cities And lack of bread in all your places, Yet you have not returned to Me," declares the LORD.

1 Corinthians 9:9-11

For it is written in the Law of Moses, "YOU SHALL NOT MUZZLE THE OX WHILE HE IS THRESHING " God is not concerned about oxen, is He?

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