Parallel Verses

Amplified

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

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.

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 keeps himself from troubles. 24 The proud and haughty man -- "Scoffer is his name -- "deals and acts with overbearing pride. 25 The desire of the slothful kills him, for his hands refuse to labor.



Cross References

Psalm 1:1

Blessed (happy, fortunate, prosperous, and enviable) is the man who walks and lives not in the counsel of the ungodly [following their advice, their plans and purposes], nor stands [submissive and inactive] in the path where sinners walk, nor sits down [to relax and rest] where the scornful [and the mockers] gather.

Proverbs 1:22

How long, O simple ones [open to evil], will you love being simple? And the scoffers delight in scoffing and [self-confident] fools hate knowledge?

Esther 3:5-6

And when Haman saw that Mordecai did not bow down or do him reverence, he was very angry.

Proverbs 6:17

A proud look [the spirit that makes one overestimate himself and underestimate others], a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood,

Proverbs 16:18

Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.

Proverbs 18:12

Haughtiness comes before disaster, but humility before honor.

Proverbs 19:29

Judgments are prepared for scoffers, and stripes for the backs of [self-confident] fools.

Ecclesiastes 7:8-9

Better is the end of a thing than the beginning of it, and the patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit.

Isaiah 16:6

We have heard of the pride of Moab, that he is very proud -- "even of his arrogance, his conceit, his wrath, his untruthful boasting.

Jeremiah 48:29

We have heard of the [giddy] pride of Moab, the extremely proud one -- "his loftiness, his arrogance, his conceit, and the haughtiness of his heart.

Matthew 2:16

Then Herod, when he realized that he had been misled by the wise men, was furiously enraged, and he sent and put to death all the male children in Bethlehem and in all that territory who were two years old and under, reckoning according to the date which he had investigated diligently and had learned exactly from the wise men.

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