Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When a wicked man dies, his expectation will perish, And the hope of strong men perishes.

King James Version

When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish: and the hope of unjust men perisheth.

Holman Bible

When the wicked dies, his expectation comes to nothing, and hope placed in wealth vanishes.

International Standard Version

When a wicked person dies, his hope vanishes; and what he expected from his scheming comes to nothing.

A Conservative Version

When a wicked man dies, [his] expectation shall perish, and the hope of iniquity perishes.

American Standard Version

When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish; And the hope of iniquity perisheth.

Amplified

When the wicked man dies, his hope [for the future] perishes; and the expectation of the godless comes to nothing.

Bible in Basic English

At the death of an upright man his hope does not come to an end, but the hope of the evil-doer comes to destruction.

Darby Translation

When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish; and the hope of evil men perisheth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

When the wicked man dies, his hope perishes, and the hope of unjust men shall perish.

Julia Smith Translation

In the death of an unjust man expectation shall perish: and the hope of the vain shall perish.

King James 2000

When a wicked man dies, his expectation shall perish: and the hope of unjust men perishes.

Lexham Expanded Bible

With the death of a wicked person, hope will die, and the expectation of the godless perishes.

Modern King James verseion

When a wicked man dies, his hope shall perish; and the hope of evil ones shall be lost.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When an ungodly man dieth, his hope is gone; the confidence of riches shall perish.

NET Bible

When a wicked person dies, his expectation perishes, and the hope of his strength perishes.

New Heart English Bible

When a wicked man dies, hope perishes, and expectation of power comes to nothing.

The Emphasized Bible

When the lawless man dieth, his expectation, perisheth, and, the hope of strong men, hath vanished.

Webster

When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish: and the hope of unjust men perisheth.

World English Bible

When a wicked man dies, hope perishes, and expectation of power comes to nothing.

Youngs Literal Translation

In the death of a wicked man, hope perisheth, And the expectation of the iniquitous hath been lost.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

מות 
Maveth 
Usage: 156

תּקוה 
Tiqvah 
Usage: 34

and the hope
תּוחלת 
Towcheleth 
Usage: 6

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

6 The righteousness of the upright will deliver them, But the treacherous will be caught by their own greed. 7 When a wicked man dies, his expectation will perish, And the hope of strong men perishes. 8 The righteous is delivered from trouble, But the wicked takes his place.



Cross References

Proverbs 10:28

The hope of the righteous is gladness, But the expectation of the wicked perishes.

Job 8:13-14

"So are the paths of all who forget God; And the hope of the godless will perish,

Exodus 15:9-10

"The enemy said, 'I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; My desire shall be gratified against them; I will draw out my sword, my hand will destroy them.'

Job 11:20

"But the eyes of the wicked will fail, And there will be no escape for them; And their hope is to breathe their last."

Psalm 146:4

His spirit departs, he returns to the earth; In that very day his thoughts perish.

Proverbs 14:32

The wicked is thrust down by his wrongdoing, But the righteous has a refuge when he dies.

Ezekiel 28:9

'Will you still say, "I am a god," In the presence of your slayer, Though you are a man and not God, In the hands of those who wound you?

Luke 12:19-20

'And I will say to my soul, "Soul, you have many goods laid up for many years to come; take your ease, eat, drink and be merry."'



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