Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices, And when the wicked perish, there is joyful shouting.

King James Version

When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.

Holman Bible

When the righteous thrive, a city rejoices, and when the wicked die, there is joyful shouting.

International Standard Version

The city rejoices when the righteous prosper, and when the wicked perish there is jubilation.

A Conservative Version

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices. And when the wicked perish, there is shouting.

American Standard Version

When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth; And when the wicked perish, there is shouting.

Amplified

When it goes well with the [uncompromisingly] righteous, the city rejoices, but when the wicked perish, there are shouts of joy.

Bible in Basic English

When things go well for the upright man, all the town is glad; at the death of sinners, there are cries of joy.

Darby Translation

When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth; and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices, and when the wicked perish, there are feasts.

Julia Smith Translation

In the good of the just the city will exult: and in the perishing of the unjust it rejoiced.

King James 2000

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When good [is with] the righteous, [the] city rejoices, and with the perishing of the wicked, jubilation.

Modern King James verseion

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices; and when the wicked are destroyed, there is singing.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When it goeth well with the righteous, the city is merry; and when the ungodly perish, there is gladness.

NET Bible

When the righteous do well, the city rejoices; when the wicked perish, there is joy.

New Heart English Bible

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices. When the wicked perish, there is shouting.

The Emphasized Bible

When it is, well with the righteous, the city, exulteth, When the lawless perish, there is a shout of triumph.

Webster

When the righteous prosper, the city rejoiceth: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.

World English Bible

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices. When the wicked perish, there is shouting.

Youngs Literal Translation

In the good of the righteous a city exulteth, And in the destruction of the wicked is singing.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
טוּב 
Tuwb 
Usage: 32

with the righteous
צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

the city
קריה 
Qiryah 
Usage: 31

עלץ 
`alats 
Usage: 8

and when the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

9 With his mouth the godless man destroys his neighbor, But through knowledge the righteous will be delivered. 10 When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices, And when the wicked perish, there is joyful shouting. 11 By the blessing of the upright a city is exalted, But by the mouth of the wicked it is torn down.



Cross References

Proverbs 28:12

When the righteous triumph, there is great glory, But when the wicked rise, men hide themselves.

Exodus 15:21

Miriam answered them, "Sing to the LORD, for He is highly exalted; The horse and his rider He has hurled into the sea."

Judges 5:31

"Thus let all Your enemies perish, O LORD; But let those who love Him be like the rising of the sun in its might." And the land was undisturbed for forty years.

Esther 8:15-16

Then Mordecai went out from the presence of the king in royal robes of blue and white, with a large crown of gold and a garment of fine linen and purple; and the city of Susa shouted and rejoiced.

Job 27:23

"Men will clap their hands at him And will hiss him from his place.

Psalm 58:10-11

The righteous will rejoice when he sees the vengeance; He will wash his feet in the blood of the wicked.

Proverbs 28:28

When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; But when they perish, the righteous increase.

Revelation 19:1-7

After these things I heard something like a loud voice of a great multitude in heaven, saying, "Hallelujah! Salvation and glory and power belong to our God;



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