Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

That thou mayest walk in the way of good men, And keep the paths of the righteous.

New American Standard Bible

So you will walk in the way of good men
And keep to the paths of the righteous.

King James Version

That thou mayest walk in the way of good men, and keep the paths of the righteous.

Holman Bible

So follow the way of good people,
and keep to the paths of the righteous.

International Standard Version

This is how you will walk in the way of good men and will keep to the paths of the righteous.

A Conservative Version

that thou may walk in the way of good men, and keep the paths of the righteous.

Amplified


So you will walk in the way of good men [that is, those of personal integrity, moral courage and honorable character],
And keep to the paths of the righteous.

Bible in Basic English

So that you may go in the way of good men, and keep in the footsteps of the upright.

Darby Translation

that thou mayest walk in the way of the good, And keep the paths of the righteous.

Julia Smith Translation

So that thou shalt go in the way of the good, and thou shalt watch the paths of the just

King James 2000

That you may walk in the way of good men, and keep the paths of the righteous.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So that you will walk on the road of those who are good, and the paths of those who are righteous you shall keep.

Modern King James verseion

in order that you may walk in the way of good and keep the paths of the righteous.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therefore walk thou in the good way, and keep the paths of the righteous.

NET Bible

So you will walk in the way of good people, and will keep on the paths of the righteous.

New Heart English Bible

that you may walk in the way of good men, and keep the paths of the righteous.

The Emphasized Bible

To the end that thou walk in the way of good men, and, the paths of the righteous, that thou observe.

Webster

That thou mayest walk in the way of good men, and keep the paths of the righteous.

World English Bible

that you may walk in the way of good men, and keep the paths of the righteous.

Youngs Literal Translation

That thou dost go in the way of the good, And the paths of the righteous dost keep.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

in the way
דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

men, and keep
שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

the paths
ארח 
'orach 
Usage: 59

Context Readings

The Benefits Of Wisdom

19 None that go unto her return again, Neither do they attain unto the paths of life: 20 That thou mayest walk in the way of good men, And keep the paths of the righteous. 21 For the upright shall dwell in the land, And the perfect shall remain in it.


Cross References

Hebrews 6:12

that ye be not sluggish, but imitators of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.

Psalm 119:63

I am a companion of all them that fear thee, And of them that observe thy precepts.

Psalm 119:115

Depart from me, ye evil-doers, That I may keep the commandments of my God.

Proverbs 13:20

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

Song of Songs 1:7-8

Tell me, O thou whom my soul loveth, Where thou feedest thy flock , Where thou makest it to rest at noon: For why should I be as one that is veiled Beside the flocks of thy companions?

Jeremiah 6:16

Thus saith Jehovah, Stand ye in the ways and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way; and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls: but they said, We will not walk therein .

3 John 1:11

Beloved, imitate not that which is evil, but that which is good. He that doeth good is of God: he that doeth evil hath not seen God.

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