Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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.

Amplified

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

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 generous eye will be blessed; for he shares his food with the poor. 10 Drive out the mocker, and strife will go out; yes, quarrels and insults will stop. 11 He who loves purity of heart and speaks gracefully is the king's friend.



Cross References

Genesis 21:9-10

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

Nehemiah 4:1-3

But it happened that when Sanballat heard that we were building the wall, he was angry, and took great indignation, and mocked the Jews.

Nehemiah 13:28

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

Psalm 101:5

I will silence whoever secretly slanders his neighbor. I won't tolerate one who is haughty and conceited.

Proverbs 18:6

A fool's lips come into strife, and his mouth invites beatings.

Proverbs 21:24

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

Proverbs 26:20-21

For lack of wood a fire goes out. Without gossip, a quarrel dies down.

Matthew 18:17

If he refuses to listen to them, tell it to the assembly. If he refuses to hear the assembly also, let him be to you as a Gentile or a tax collector.

1 Corinthians 5:5-6

are to deliver such a one to Satan for the destruction of the flesh, that the spirit may be saved in the day of the Lord Jesus.

1 Corinthians 5:13

But those who are outside, God judges. "Put away the wicked man from among yourselves."

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