Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

To deliver thee from the way of evil, From the men that speak perverse things;

New American Standard Bible

To deliver you from the way of evil,
From the man who speaks perverse things;

King James Version

To deliver thee from the way of the evil man, from the man that speaketh froward things;

Holman Bible

rescuing you from the way of evil—
from the one who says perverse things,

International Standard Version

delivering you from the way of evil, from men who speak perverse things,

A Conservative Version

to deliver thee from the way of evil, from the men who speak perverse things,

Amplified


To keep you from the way of evil and the evil man,
From the man who speaks perverse things;

Bible in Basic English

Giving you salvation from the evil man, from those whose words are false;

Darby Translation

To deliver thee from the way of evil, from the man that speaketh froward things;

Julia Smith Translation

To deliver thee from the evil way, from the man speaking deceit;

King James 2000

To deliver you from the way of the evil man, from the man that speaks perverse things;

Lexham Expanded Bible

[in order] to deliver you from the way of evil, from a man who speaks devious things--

Modern King James verseion

to deliver you from the way of the evil man, from the man who speaks wicked things;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

That thou mayest be delivered from the evil way, and from the man that speaketh froward things;

NET Bible

to deliver you from the way of the wicked, from those speaking perversity,

New Heart English Bible

to deliver you from the way of evil, from the men who speak perverse things;

The Emphasized Bible

To rescue thee from the way of the wrongful, from the man that speaketh perverse things;

Webster

To deliver thee from the way of the evil man, from the man that speaketh froward things;

World English Bible

to deliver you from the way of evil, from the men who speak perverse things;

Youngs Literal Translation

To deliver thee from an evil way, From any speaking froward things,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To deliver
נצל 
Natsal 
Usage: 213

thee from the way
דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

of the evil
רעה רע 
Ra` 
Usage: 669

man, from the man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

Context Readings

The Benefits Of Wisdom

11 Discretion shall watch over thee; Understanding shall keep thee: 12 To deliver thee from the way of evil, From the men that speak perverse things; 13 Who forsake the paths of uprightness, To walk in the ways of darkness;


Cross References

Psalm 17:4-5

As for the works of men, by the word of thy lips I have kept me from the ways of the violent.

Psalm 26:4-5

I have not sat with men of falsehood; Neither will I go in with dissemblers.

Psalm 101:4

A perverse heart shall depart from me: I will know no evil thing.

Psalm 141:4

Incline not my heart to any evil thing, To practise deeds of wickedness With men that work iniquity: And let me not eat of their dainties.

Proverbs 1:10-19

My son, if sinners entice thee, Consent thou not.

Proverbs 3:32

For the perverse is an abomination to Jehovah; But his friendship is with the upright.

Proverbs 4:14-17

Enter not into the path of the wicked, And walk not in the way of evil men.

Proverbs 8:13

The fear of Jehovah is to hate evil: Pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, And the perverse mouth, do I hate.

Proverbs 9:6

Leave off, ye simple ones, and live; And walk in the way of understanding.

Proverbs 13:20

Walk with wise men, and thou shalt be wise; But the companion of fools shall smart for it.

Proverbs 16:28-30

A perverse man scattereth abroad strife; And a whisperer separateth chief friends.

Isaiah 59:3-5

For your hands are defiled with blood, and your fingers with iniquity; your lips have spoken lies, your tongue muttereth wickedness.

Acts 20:30

and from among your own selves shall men arise, speaking perverse things, to draw away the disciples after them.

1 Corinthians 15:33

Be not deceived: Evil companionships corrupt good morals.

2 Corinthians 6:17

Wherefore Come ye out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, And touch no unclean thing; And I will receive you,

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