Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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 swelling and pride come, then emptiness and shame come also, but with the humble (those who are lowly, who have been pruned or chiseled by trial, and renounce self) are skillful and godly Wisdom and soundness.

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

When pride comes, then comes shame, but with the humble 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.

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 Yahweh, but accurate weights are his delight. 2 When pride comes, then comes shame, but with humility comes wisdom. 3 The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them.



Cross References

Proverbs 29:23

A man's pride brings him low, but one of lowly spirit gains honor.

Proverbs 18:12

Before destruction the heart of man is proud, but before honor is humility.

Proverbs 3:34-35

Surely he mocks the mockers, but he gives grace to the humble.

Proverbs 15:33

The fear of Yahweh teaches wisdom. Before honor is humility.

Proverbs 16:18-19

Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.

Daniel 4:30-32

The king spoke and said, Is not this great Babylon, which I have built for the royal dwelling place, by the might of my power and for the glory of my majesty?

Luke 14:8-11

"When you are invited by anyone to a marriage feast, don't sit in the best seat, since perhaps someone more honorable than you might be invited by him,

Luke 18:14

I tell you, this man went down 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 puffs up, but love builds up.

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