Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When pride comes, then comes dishonor,
But with the humble is wisdom.

King James Version

When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.

Holman Bible

When pride comes, disgrace follows,
but with humility comes wisdom.

International Standard Version

When pride appears, disgrace accompanies it, but humility is present with wisdom.

A Conservative Version

When pride comes, then comes shame, but with the lowly is wisdom.

American Standard Version

When pride cometh, then cometh shame; But with the lowly is wisdom.

Amplified


When pride comes [boiling up with an arrogant attitude of self-importance], then come dishonor and shame,
But with the humble [the teachable who have been chiseled by trial and who have learned to walk humbly with God] there is wisdom and soundness of mind.

Bible in Basic English

When pride comes, there comes shame, but wisdom is with the quiet in spirit.

Darby Translation

When pride cometh, then cometh shame; but with the lowly is wisdom.

Julia Smith Translation

Pride coming, and dishonor will come: and wisdom with the humble.

King James 2000

When pride comes, then comes shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Pride comes, then disgrace comes, but wisdom [is] with the humble.

Modern King James verseion

Pride comes, then shame comes; but with the lowly is wisdom.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Where pride is, there is shame also and confusion; but whereas is lowliness, there is wisdom.

NET Bible

When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.

New Heart English Bible

When pride comes, then comes shame, but with humility comes wisdom.

The Emphasized Bible

When pride cometh, then cometh contempt, but, with the modest, is wisdom.

Webster

When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.

World English Bible

When pride comes, then comes shame, but with humility comes wisdom.

Youngs Literal Translation

Pride hath come, and shame cometh, And with the lowly is wisdom.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
זדון 
Zadown 
Usage: 11


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

קלון 
Qalown 
Usage: 17

but with the lowly
צנע 
Tsana` 
Usage: 2

Verse Info

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

1 A false balance is an abomination to the Lord,
But a just weight is His delight.
2 When pride comes, then comes dishonor,
But with the humble is wisdom.
3 The integrity of the upright will guide them,
But the crookedness of the treacherous will destroy them.



Cross References

Proverbs 29:23

A man’s pride will bring him low,
But a humble spirit will obtain honor.

Proverbs 18:12

Before destruction the heart of man is haughty,
But humility goes before honor.

Proverbs 3:34-35

Though He scoffs at the scoffers,
Yet He gives grace to the afflicted.

Proverbs 15:33

The fear of the Lord is the instruction for wisdom,
And before honor comes humility.

Proverbs 16:18-19

Pride goes before destruction,
And a haughty spirit before stumbling.

Daniel 4:30-32

The king reflected and said, ‘Is this not Babylon the great, which I myself have built as a royal residence by the might of my power and for the glory of my majesty?’

Luke 14:8-11

“When you are invited by someone to a wedding feast, do not take the place of honor, for someone more distinguished than you may have been invited by him,

Luke 18:14

I tell you, this man went to his house justified rather than the other; for everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but he who humbles himself will be exalted.”

1 Corinthians 8:1-2

Now concerning things sacrificed to idols, we know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge makes arrogant, but love edifies.

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