Parallel Verses

Amplified

Drive out the scoffer, and contention will go out; yes, strife and abuse will cease.

New American Standard Bible

Drive out the scoffer, and contention will go out, Even strife and dishonor will cease.

King James Version

Cast out the scorner, and contention shall go out; yea, strife and reproach shall cease.

Holman Bible

Drive out a mocker, and conflict goes too;
then quarreling and dishonor will cease.

International Standard Version

Throw out the mocker and strife departs, too; furthermore, quarrels and discord will end.

A Conservative Version

Cast out the scoffer, and contention will go out, yea, strife and reproach will cease.

American Standard Version

Cast out the scoffer, and contention will go out; Yea, strife and ignominy will cease.

Bible in Basic English

Send away the man of pride, and argument will go out; truly fighting and shame will come to an end.

Darby Translation

Cast out the scorner, and contention will depart, and strife and ignominy shall cease.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Cast out the scorner, and contention shall go out; strife and reproach shall cease.

Julia Smith Translation

Cast out him mocking, and strife shall go out, and contention shall cease and dishonor.

King James 2000

Cast out the scoffer, and contention shall go out; yea, strife and reproach shall cease.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Drive out a scoffer and strife will go out; quarrel and abuse will cease.

Modern King James verseion

Cast out the scorner, and fighting shall go out; yes, quarrels and shame shall cease.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Cast out the scornful man, and so shall strife go out with him; yea, variance and slander shall cease.

NET Bible

Drive out the scorner and contention will leave; strife and insults will cease.

New Heart English Bible

Drive out the mocker, and strife will go out; yes, quarrels and insults will stop.

The Emphasized Bible

Drive away the scoffer, that strife may depart, and quarrel, and contempt may cease.

Webster

Cast out the scorner, and contention shall end; yes, strife and reproach shall cease.

World English Bible

Drive out the mocker, and strife will go out; yes, quarrels and insults will stop.

Youngs Literal Translation

Cast out a scorner -- and contention goeth out, And strife and shame cease.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מדון 
Madown 
Usage: 11

shall go out
יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

דּוּן דּין 
Diyn 
Usage: 20

and reproach
קלון 
Qalown 
Usage: 17

Verse Info

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

9 He who has a bountiful eye shall be blessed, for he gives of his bread to the poor. 10 Drive out the scoffer, and contention will go out; yes, strife and abuse will cease. 11 He who loves purity and the pure in heart and who is gracious in speech -- "because of the grace of his lips will he have the king for his friend.



Cross References

Genesis 21:9-10

Now Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to Abraham, mocking [Isaac].

Nehemiah 4:1-3

But when Sanballat heard that we were building the wall, he was angry and in a great rage, and he ridiculed the Jews.

Nehemiah 13:28

One of the sons of Joiada son of Eliashib the high priest was son-in-law to Sanballat the Horonite; therefore I chased him from me.

Psalm 101:5

Whoso privily slanders his neighbor, him will I cut off [from me]; he who has a haughty look and a proud and arrogant heart I cannot and I will not tolerate.

Proverbs 18:6

A [self-confident] fool's lips bring contention, and his mouth invites a beating.

Proverbs 21:24

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

Proverbs 26:20-21

For lack of wood the fire goes out, and where there is no whisperer, contention ceases.

Matthew 18:17

If he pays no attention to them [refusing to listen and obey], tell it to the church; and if he refuses to listen even to the church, let him be to you as a pagan and a tax collector.

1 Corinthians 5:5-6

You are to deliver this man over to Satan for physical discipline [to destroy carnal lusts which prompted him to incest], that [his] spirit may [yet] be saved in the day of the Lord Jesus.

1 Corinthians 5:13

God alone sits in judgment on those who are outside. Drive out that wicked one from among you [expel him from your church].

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