Parallel Verses

World English Bible

Whoever loves correction loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is stupid.

New American Standard Bible

Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, But he who hates reproof is stupid.

King James Version

Whoso loveth instruction loveth knowledge: but he that hateth reproof is brutish.

Holman Bible

Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge,
but one who hates correction is stupid.

International Standard Version

The person who loves correction loves knowledge, but anyone who hates a rebuke is stupid.

A Conservative Version

He who loves correction loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is brutish.

American Standard Version

Whoso loveth correction loveth knowledge; But he that hateth reproof is brutish.

Amplified

Whoever loves instruction and correction loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is like a brute beast, stupid and indiscriminating.

Bible in Basic English

A lover of training is a lover of knowledge; but a hater of teaching is like a beast.

Darby Translation

Whoso loveth discipline loveth knowledge, but he that hateth reproof is brutish.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Whosoever loves chastening loves knowledge, but he that hates reproof is carnal.

Julia Smith Translation

He loving instruction loved knowledge: and he hating reproof, is stupid.

King James 2000

Whosoever loves instruction loves knowledge: but he that hates reproof is senseless.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He who loves discipline loves knowledge, but he who hates rebuke [is] stupid.

Modern King James verseion

Whoever loves instruction loves knowledge; but he who hates correction is like a brute animal.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Whoso loveth wisdom, will be content to be reformed; but he that hateth to be reproved, is a fool.

NET Bible

The one who loves discipline loves knowledge, but the one who hates reproof is stupid.

New Heart English Bible

Whoever loves correction loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is stupid.

The Emphasized Bible

He that loveth correction, loveth knowledge, but, he that hateth reproof, is brutish.

Webster

Whoever loveth instruction loveth knowledge: but he that hateth reproof is brutish.

Youngs Literal Translation

Whoso is loving instruction, is loving knowledge, And whoso is hating reproof is brutish.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אהב אהב 
'ahab 
Usage: 212

אהב אהב 
'ahab 
Usage: 212

דּעת 
Da`ath 
Usage: 91

but he that hateth
שׂנא 
Sane' 
Usage: 145

תּוכחת תּוכחה 
Towkechah 
Usage: 28

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

1 Whoever loves correction loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is stupid. 2 A good man shall obtain favor from Yahweh, but he will condemn a man of wicked devices.



Cross References

Psalm 32:9

Don't be like the horse, or like the mule, which have no understanding, who are controlled by bit and bridle, or else they will not come near to you.

Psalm 92:6

A senseless man doesn't know, neither does a fool understand this:

Psalm 119:27

Let me understand the teaching of your precepts! Then I will meditate on your wondrous works.

Psalm 119:97-100

How I love your law! It is my meditation all day.

Proverbs 2:10-11

For wisdom will enter into your heart. Knowledge will be pleasant to your soul.

Proverbs 5:12-13

and say, "How I have hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof;

Proverbs 8:17

I love those who love me. Those who seek me diligently will find me.

Proverbs 8:32

"Now therefore, my sons, listen to me, for blessed are those who keep my ways.

Proverbs 9:7-8

He who corrects a mocker invites insult. He who reproves a wicked man invites abuse.

Proverbs 15:10

There is stern discipline for one who forsakes the way: whoever hates reproof shall die.

Proverbs 18:1

An unfriendly man pursues selfishness, and defies all sound judgment.

Isaiah 1:3

The ox knows his owner, and the donkey his master's crib; but Israel doesn't know, my people don't consider."

2 Thessalonians 2:10

and with all deception of wickedness for those who are being lost, because they didn't receive the love of the truth, that they might be saved.

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