Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

A man of great anger will bear the penalty, For if you rescue him, you will only have to do it again.

King James Version

A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment: for if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again.

Holman Bible

A person with great anger bears the penalty; if you rescue him, you'll have to do it again.

International Standard Version

The person who has great anger must pay the consequences, because if you rescue him, you will have to do it again.

A Conservative Version

A man of great wrath shall bear the penalty, for if thou deliver [him], thou must do it yet again.

American Standard Version

A man of great wrath shall bear the penalty; For if thou deliver him , thou must do it yet again.

Amplified

A man of great wrath shall suffer the penalty; for if you deliver him [from the consequences], he will [feel free to] cause you to do it again.

Bible in Basic English

A man of great wrath will have to take his punishment: for if you get him out of trouble you will have to do it again.

Darby Translation

A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment; for if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

A man of great wrath shall suffer the consequences, for even if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again.

Julia Smith Translation

The stern in wrath lifted up a fine: for if thou shalt deliver and thou shalt yet add.

King James 2000

A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment: for if you deliver him, yet you must do it again.

Lexham Expanded Bible

A hot-tempered person pays a penalty; if you rescue [him], you will do [it] yet again.

Modern King James verseion

A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment; for if you deliver him yet you must do it again.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For great wrath bringeth harm; therefore let him go, and so mayest thou teach him more nurture.

NET Bible

A person with great anger bears the penalty, but if you deliver him from it once, you will have to do it again.

New Heart English Bible

A hot-tempered man must pay the penalty, for if you rescue him, you must do it again.

The Emphasized Bible

A man in a rage, taketh away the penalty, - nevertheless, if thou let him go free, the more stripes must thou add.

Webster

A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment: for if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again.

World English Bible

A hot-tempered man must pay the penalty, for if you rescue him, you must do it again.

Youngs Literal Translation

A man of great wrath is bearing punishment, For, if thou dost deliver, yet again thou dost add.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
A man
גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

of great
גּרלo 
Garol 
Usage: 0

נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

ענשׁ 
`onesh 
Usage: 2

for if thou deliver
נצל 
Natsal 
Usage: 213

Context Readings

A Foolish Son Brings Ruin To Others

18 Discipline your son while there is hope, And do not desire his death. 19 A man of great anger will bear the penalty, For if you rescue him, you will only have to do it again. 20 Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.



Cross References

1 Samuel 20:30-31

Then Saul's anger burned against Jonathan and he said to him, "You son of a perverse, rebellious woman! Do I not know that you are choosing the son of Jesse to your own shame and to the shame of your mother's nakedness?

1 Samuel 22:7-23

Saul said to his servants who stood around him, "Hear now, O Benjamites! Will the son of Jesse also give to all of you fields and vineyards? Will he make you all commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds?

1 Samuel 24:17-22

He said to David, "You are more righteous than I; for you have dealt well with me, while I have dealt wickedly with you.

1 Samuel 26:21-25

Then Saul said, "I have sinned. Return, my son David, for I will not harm you again because my life was precious in your sight this day. Behold, I have played the fool and have committed a serious error."

2 Samuel 16:5-6

When King David came to Bahurim, behold, there came out from there a man of the family of the house of Saul whose name was Shimei, the son of Gera; he came out cursing continually as he came.

Proverbs 22:24-25

Do not associate with a man given to anger; Or go with a hot-tempered man,

Proverbs 25:28

Like a city that is broken into and without walls Is a man who has no control over his spirit.

Proverbs 29:22

An angry man stirs up strife, And a hot-tempered man abounds in transgression.



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