Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

The heart of man deviseth his way, but Jehovah directeth his steps.

New American Standard Bible

The mind of man plans his way, But the LORD directs his steps.

King James Version

A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.

Holman Bible

A man’s heart plans his way,
but the Lord determines his steps.

International Standard Version

A person plans his way, but the LORD directs his steps.

A Conservative Version

A man's heart devises his way, but LORD directs his steps.

American Standard Version

A man's heart deviseth his way; But Jehovah directeth his steps.

Amplified

A man's mind plans his way, but the Lord directs his steps and makes them sure.

Bible in Basic English

A man may make designs for his way, but the Lord is the guide of his steps.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The heart of man devises his way, but the LORD directs his steps.

Julia Smith Translation

The heart of man will purpose his ways, and Jehovah will prepare his steps.

King James 2000

A man's heart plans his way: but the LORD directs his steps.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The {mind} of a person will plan his ways, and Yahweh will direct his steps.

Modern King James verseion

A man's heart plans his way, but Jehovah directs his steps.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

A man deviseth a way in his heart; but it is the LORD that ordereth his goings.

NET Bible

A person plans his course, but the Lord directs his steps.

New Heart English Bible

A man's heart plans his course, but the LORD directs his steps.

The Emphasized Bible

A man's heart, deviseth his way, but, Yahweh, directeth his steps.

Webster

A man's heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.

World English Bible

A man's heart plans his course, but Yahweh directs his steps.

Youngs Literal Translation

The heart of man deviseth his way, And Jehovah establisheth his step.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
A man's
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

but the Lord

Usage: 0

References

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

8 Better is a little with righteousness, than great revenues without right. 9 The heart of man deviseth his way, but Jehovah directeth his steps. 10 An oracle is on the lips of the king: his mouth will not err in judgment.



Cross References

Jeremiah 10:23

I know, Jehovah, that the way of man is not his own; it is not in a man that walketh to direct his steps.

Psalm 37:23

The steps of a man are established by Jehovah, and he delighteth in his way:

Proverbs 16:1

The purposes of the heart are of man, but the answer of the tongue is from Jehovah.

Proverbs 19:21

Many are the thoughts in a man's heart, but the counsel of Jehovah, that doth stand.

Proverbs 20:24

The steps of a man are from Jehovah; and how can a man understand his own way?

Isaiah 46:10

declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure;

Proverbs 21:30

There is no wisdom, nor understanding, nor counsel against Jehovah.

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