Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Proud," "Haughty," "Scoffer," are his names, Who acts with insolent pride.

King James Version

Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath.

Holman Bible

The proud and arrogant person, named "Mocker," acts with excessive pride.

International Standard Version

The names "Proud," "Arrogant," and "Mocker" fit whoever acts with presumptuous conceit.

A Conservative Version

The proud and haughty man, scoffer is his name. He works in the arrogance of pride.

American Standard Version

The proud and haughty man, scoffer is his name; He worketh in the arrogance of pride.

Amplified

The proud and haughty man -- "Scoffer is his name -- "deals and acts with overbearing pride.

Bible in Basic English

The man of pride, lifted up in soul, is named high-hearted; he is acting in an outburst of pride.

Darby Translation

Proud, arrogant, scorner is his name who dealeth in proud wrath.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who deals in proud wrath.

Julia Smith Translation

Proud, arrogant, mocking, is his name doing in the wrath of pride.

King James 2000

Proud and haughty scoffer is his name, who deals in arrogant pride.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The proud, haughty one: "scoffer" [is] his name; he acts with arrogance of pride.

Modern King James verseion

Proud, haughty scorner is his name, he who deals in proud wrath.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He that is proud and presumptuous, is called a scornful man, which in wrath dare work maliciously.

NET Bible

A proud and arrogant person, whose name is "Scoffer," acts with overbearing pride.

New Heart English Bible

The proud and haughty man, "scoffer" is his name; he works in the arrogance of pride.

The Emphasized Bible

A haughty insolent one - Scoffer is his name, is he that acteth in a transport of pride.

Webster

Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath.

World English Bible

The proud and haughty man, "scoffer" is his name; he works in the arrogance of pride.

Youngs Literal Translation

Proud, haughty, scorner is his name, Who is working in the wrath of pride.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
זד 
Zed 
Usage: 13

and haughty
יהיר 
Yahiyr 
Usage: 2

is his name
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

in proud
זדון 
Zadown 
Usage: 11

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

23 He who guards his mouth and his tongue, Guards his soul from troubles. 24 "Proud," "Haughty," "Scoffer," are his names, Who acts with insolent pride. 25 The desire of the sluggard puts him to death, For his hands refuse to work;



Cross References

Psalm 1:1

How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!

Proverbs 1:22

"How long, O naive ones, will you love being simple-minded? And scoffers delight themselves in scoffing And fools hate knowledge?

Esther 3:5-6

When Haman saw that Mordecai neither bowed down nor paid homage to him, Haman was filled with rage.

Proverbs 6:17

Haughty eyes, a lying tongue, And hands that shed innocent blood,

Proverbs 16:18

Pride goes before destruction, And a haughty spirit before stumbling.

Proverbs 18:12

Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, But humility goes before honor.

Proverbs 19:29

Judgments are prepared for scoffers, And blows for the back of fools.

Ecclesiastes 7:8-9

The end of a matter is better than its beginning; Patience of spirit is better than haughtiness of spirit.

Isaiah 16:6

We have heard of the pride of Moab, an excessive pride; Even of his arrogance, pride, and fury; His idle boasts are false.

Jeremiah 48:29

"We have heard of the pride of Moab--he is very proud-- Of his haughtiness, his pride, his arrogance and his self-exaltation.

Matthew 2:16

Then when Herod saw that he had been tricked by the magi, he became very enraged, and sent and slew all the male children who were in Bethlehem and all its vicinity, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had determined from the magi.



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