Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

The just one was delivered from straits, and the unjust will come in his stead.

New American Standard Bible

The righteous is delivered from trouble,
But the wicked takes his place.

King James Version

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.

Holman Bible

The righteous one is rescued from trouble;
in his place, the wicked one goes in.

International Standard Version

The righteous person is delivered from trouble; it comes upon the wicked instead.

A Conservative Version

A righteous man is delivered out of trouble, and a wicked man comes in his stead.

American Standard Version

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, And the wicked cometh in his stead.

Amplified


The righteous is rescued from trouble,
And the wicked takes his place.

Bible in Basic English

The upright man is taken out of trouble, and in his place comes the sinner.

Darby Translation

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.

King James 2000

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked comes in his stead.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The righteous is delivered from trouble, but the wicked enters into it.

Modern King James verseion

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked comes in his place.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The righteous shall be delivered out of trouble; and the ungodly shall come in his stead.

NET Bible

The righteous person is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked turns up in his stead.

New Heart English Bible

A righteous person is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked takes his place.

The Emphasized Bible

The righteous man, out of distress, is delivered, then cometh a lawless man into his place.

Webster

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.

World English Bible

A righteous person is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked takes his place.

Youngs Literal Translation

The righteous from distress is drawn out, And the wicked goeth in instead of him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

and the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263


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

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

7 In the death of an unjust man expectation shall perish: and the hope of the vain shall perish. 8 The just one was delivered from straits, and the unjust will come in his stead. 9 With the mouth the profane will destroy his neighbor: and by knowledge, shall the just one be delivered.



Cross References

Proverbs 21:18

The unjust one a ransom for the just one, and he transgressing, instead of the upright

Esther 7:9-10

And Harbonah, one of the eunuchs, will say before the king, Also behold the tree which Haman made for Mordecai who spake good for the king, standing in Haman's house, high fifty cubits: And the king will say, Ye shall hang him upon it

Isaiah 43:3-4

For I Jehovah thy God, the Holy One of Israel, saving thee: I gave Egypt expiating thee, Cush and Seba instead of thee.

Daniel 6:23-24

At that time the king rejoiced greatly for him, and to Daniel he said to be taken up from the den. And Daniel was taken up from the den, and any hurt was not found upon him, for he trusted in his God.

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