Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

He layeth up sound wisdom for the upright; He is a shield to them that walk in integrity;

New American Standard Bible

He stores up sound wisdom for the upright;
He is a shield to those who walk in integrity,

King James Version

He layeth up sound wisdom for the righteous: he is a buckler to them that walk uprightly.

Holman Bible

He stores up success for the upright;
He is a shield for those who live with integrity

International Standard Version

He stores up sound wisdom for the upright and is a shield to those who walk in integrity

A Conservative Version

He lays up sound wisdom for the upright, a shield to those who walk in integrity,

Amplified


He stores away sound wisdom for the righteous [those who are in right standing with Him];
He is a shield to those who walk in integrity [those of honorable character and moral courage],

Bible in Basic English

He has salvation stored up for the upright, he is a breastplate to those in whom there is no evil;

Darby Translation

He layeth up sound wisdom for the upright; he is a shield to them that walk in integrity;

Julia Smith Translation

He treasured up deliverance for the upright: a shield to those going in uprightness:

King James 2000

He lays up sound wisdom for the righteous: he is a shield to them that walk uprightly.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For the upright, he stores sound judgment, a shield for those who walk uprightly,

Modern King James verseion

He lays up sound wisdom for the righteous; He is a shield to those who walk uprightly.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He preserveth the welfare of the righteous, and defendeth them that walk innocently;

NET Bible

He stores up effective counsel for the upright, and is like a shield for those who live with integrity,

New Heart English Bible

He lays up sound wisdom for the upright. He is a shield to those who walk in integrity;

The Emphasized Bible

Yea he treasureth, for the upright, safety, A shield is he to them who walk in integrity,

Webster

He layeth up sound wisdom for the righteous: he is a buckler to them that walk uprightly.

World English Bible

He lays up sound wisdom for the upright. He is a shield to those who walk in integrity;

Youngs Literal Translation

Even to lay up for the upright substance, A shield for those walking uprightly.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He layeth up
צפן 
Tsaphan 
Usage: 32

תּשׁיּה תּוּשׁיּה 
Tuwshiyah 
Usage: 11

he is a buckler
מגנּה מגן 
Magen 
Usage: 63

הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

References

Fausets

Context Readings

The Benefits Of Wisdom

6 For Jehovah giveth wisdom; Out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding: 7 He layeth up sound wisdom for the upright; He is a shield to them that walk in integrity; 8 That he may guard the paths of justice, And preserve the way of his saints.


Cross References

Proverbs 30:5

Every word of God is tried: He is a shield unto them that take refuge in him.

Psalm 84:11

For Jehovah God is a sun and a shield: Jehovah will give grace and glory; No good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.

Job 28:8

The proud beasts have not trodden it, Nor hath the fierce lion passed thereby.

Psalm 144:2

My lovingkindness, and my fortress, My high tower, and my deliverer; My shield, and he in whom I take refuge; Who subdueth my people under me.

Proverbs 8:14

Counsel is mine, and sound knowledge: I am understanding; I have might.

Proverbs 14:8

The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way; But the folly of fools is deceit.

Proverbs 28:18

Whoso walketh uprightly shall be delivered; But he that is perverse in his ways shall fall at once.

1 Corinthians 1:19

For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, And the discernment of the discerning will I bring to nought.

1 Corinthians 1:24

but unto them that are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God.

1 Corinthians 1:30

But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who was made unto us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification, and redemption:

1 Corinthians 2:6-7

We speak wisdom, however, among them that are fullgrown: yet a wisdom not of this world, nor of the rulers of this world, who are coming to nought:

1 Corinthians 3:18-19

Let no man deceive himself. If any man thinketh that he is wise among you in this world, let him become a fool, that he may become wise.

Colossians 2:3

in whom are all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge hidden.

2 Timothy 3:15-17

And that from a babe thou hast known the sacred writings which are able to make thee wise unto salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.

James 3:15-17

This wisdom is not a wisdom that cometh down from above, but is earthly, sensual, devilish.

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