Proverbs 31:16



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

She considers a field and buys it; From her earnings she plants a vineyard.

King James Version

She considereth a field, and buyeth it: with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.

Holman Bible

She evaluates a field and buys it; she plants a vineyard with her earnings.

International Standard Version

She evaluates a field and purchases it; from the proceeds she plants a vineyard.

A Conservative Version

She considers a field, and buys it. With the fruit of her hands she plants a vineyard.

American Standard Version

She considereth a field, and buyeth it; With the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.

Amplified

She considers a [new] field before she buys or accepts it [expanding prudently and not courting neglect of her present duties by assuming other duties]; with her savings [of time and strength] she plants fruitful vines in her vineyard.

Bible in Basic English

After looking at a field with care, she gets it for a price, planting a vine-garden with the profit of her work.

Darby Translation

She considereth a field, and acquireth it; of the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Zain She considered the inheritance and bought it; with the fruit of her hands she planted a vineyard.

Julia Smith Translation

She purposed a field, and he will take it: from the fruit of her hands she planted a vineyard.

King James 2000

She considers a field, and buys it: with the fruit of her hands she plants a vineyard.

Lexham Expanded Bible

She considers a field and buys it, from the fruit of {her hand} she plants a vineyard.

Modern King James verseion

She considers a field, and buys it; with the fruit of her hands she plants a vineyard.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

She considereth land, and buyeth it; with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.

NET Bible

She considers a field and buys it; from her own income she plants a vineyard.

New Heart English Bible

She considers a field, and buys it. With the fruit of her hands, she plants a vineyard.

New simplified Bible

She considers a field and buys it. With the fruit of her hands she plants a vineyard.

The Emphasized Bible

She considereth a field, and procureth it, Out of the fruit of her hands, she planteth a vineyard:

Webster

She considereth a field, and buyeth it: with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.

World English Bible

She considers a field, and buys it. With the fruit of her hands, she plants a vineyard.

Youngs Literal Translation

She hath considered a field, and taketh it, From the fruit of her hands she hath planted a vineyard.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
זמם 
Zamam 
Usage: 13

a field
שׂדי שׂדה 
Sadeh 
Usage: 333

and buyeth
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

it with the fruit
פּרי 
P@riy 
Usage: 119

of her hands
כּף 
Kaph 
Usage: 192

נטע 
Nata` 
Usage: 58

References

Hastings

Morish

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Context Readings

An Excellent Woman

15 She rises also while it is still night And gives food to her household And portions to her maidens. 16 She considers a field and buys it; From her earnings she plants a vineyard. 17 She girds herself with strength And makes her arms strong.


Cross References

Joshua 15:18

It came about that when she came to him, she persuaded him to ask her father for a field. So she alighted from the donkey, and Caleb said to her, "What do you want?"

Song of Songs 8:12

"My very own vineyard is at my disposal; The thousand shekels are for you, Solomon, And two hundred are for those who take care of its fruit."

Matthew 13:44

"The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure hidden in the field, which a man found and hid again; and from joy over it he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.



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