Proverbs 16:9



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The mind of man plans his way, But the LORD directs his steps.

King James Version

A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.

International Standard Version

A person plans his way, but the LORD directs his steps.

A Conservative Version

A man's heart devises his way, but LORD directs his steps.

American Standard Version

A man's heart deviseth his way; But Jehovah directeth his steps.

Amplified

A man's mind plans his way, but the Lord directs his steps and makes them sure.

Bible in Basic English

A man may make designs for his way, but the Lord is the guide of his steps.

Darby Translation

The heart of man deviseth his way, but Jehovah directeth his steps.

Holman Bible

A man's heart plans his way, but the Lord determines his steps.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The heart of man devises his way, but the LORD directs his steps.

Julia Smith Translation

The heart of man will purpose his ways, and Jehovah will prepare his steps.

King James 2000

A man's heart plans his way: but the LORD directs his steps.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The {mind} of a person will plan his ways, and Yahweh will direct his steps.

Modern King James verseion

A man's heart plans his way, but Jehovah directs his steps.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

A man deviseth a way in his heart; but it is the LORD that ordereth his goings.

NET Bible

A person plans his course, but the Lord directs his steps.

New Heart English Bible

A man's heart plans his course, but the LORD directs his steps.

New simplified Bible

A man's heart determines his way. Jehovah directs his steps.

The Emphasized Bible

A man's heart, deviseth his way, but, Yahweh, directeth his steps.

Webster

A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.

World English Bible

A man's heart plans his course, but Yahweh directs his steps.

Youngs Literal Translation

The heart of man deviseth his way, And Jehovah establisheth his step.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

חשׁב 
Chashab 
Usage: 124

דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

but the Lord

Usage: 0

כּוּן 
Kuwn 
Usage: 217

References

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

8 Better is a little with righteousness Than great income with injustice. 9 The mind of man plans his way, But the LORD directs his steps. 10 A divine decision is in the lips of the king; His mouth should not err in judgment.



Cross References

Jeremiah 10:23

I know, O LORD, that a man's way is not in himself, Nor is it in a man who walks to direct his steps.

Psalm 37:23

The steps of a man are established by the LORD, And He delights in his way.

Proverbs 16:1

The plans of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the LORD.

Proverbs 19:21

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand.

Proverbs 20:24

Man's steps are ordained by the LORD, How then can man understand his way?

Isaiah 46:10

Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times things which have not been done, Saying, 'My purpose will be established, And I will accomplish all My good pleasure';

Proverbs 21:30

There is no wisdom and no understanding And no counsel against the LORD.

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