Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

For, the tippler and the glutton, shall come to poverty, and, rags, shall Slumber put on!

New American Standard Bible

For the heavy drinker and the glutton will come to poverty, And drowsiness will clothe one with rags.

King James Version

For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty: and drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.

Holman Bible

For the drunkard and the glutton will become poor,
and grogginess will clothe them in rags.

International Standard Version

because drunks and gluttons tend to become poor, and drowsiness will clothe them in rags.

American Standard Version

For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty; And drowsiness will clothe a man with rags.

Amplified

For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty, and drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.

Bible in Basic English

For those who take delight in drink and feasting will come to be in need; and through love of sleep a man will be poorly clothed

Darby Translation

For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty; and drowsiness clotheth with rags.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

for the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty, and drowsiness shall cause them to wear rags.

Julia Smith Translation

For the drunkard and the squanderer shall be dispossessed: and slumber shall clothe with rags.

King James 2000

For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty: and drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For the drunkard and gluttonous, they will become poor, and [with] rags, drowsiness will clothe them

Modern King James verseion

for the drunkard and the glutton lose all, and sleepiness shall clothe a man with rags.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

for such as be drunkards and riotous shall come to poverty, and he that is given to much sleep, shall go with a ragged coat.

NET Bible

because drunkards and gluttons become impoverished, and drowsiness clothes them with rags.

New Heart English Bible

for the drunkard and the glutton shall become poor; and drowsiness clothes them in rags.

Webster

For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty: and drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.

World English Bible

for the drunkard and the glutton shall become poor; and drowsiness clothes them in rags.

Youngs Literal Translation

For the quaffer and glutton become poor, And drowsiness clotheth with rags.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
סבא 
Caba' 
Usage: 5

and the glutton
זלל 
Zalal 
Usage: 9

ירשׁ ירשׁ 
Yarash 
Usage: 231

נוּמה 
Nuwmah 
Usage: 1

לבשׁ לבשׁ 
Labash 
Usage: 111

References

Easton

Images Proverbs 23:21

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

20 Do not be among them who tipple with wine, - among them who are gluttons; 21 For, the tippler and the glutton, shall come to poverty, and, rags, shall Slumber put on! 22 Hearken to thy father here, who begat thee, and despise not, when she is old, thy mother.



Cross References

Proverbs 21:17

A needy man, shall he be that loveth merriment, the lover of wine and oil, shall not become rich.

Deuteronomy 21:20

and shall say unto the elders of his city: This our son, is rebellious and insulting, - he will not hearken unto our voice, - a glutton and a tippler.

Philippians 3:19

Whose, end, is destruction, whose, God, is the belly, and whose , glory, is in their shame, who, upon the earthly things, are resolved.

Proverbs 6:9-11

How long, O sluggard, wilt thou lie? how long ere thou rise from thy sleep?

Proverbs 19:15

Sloth, falleth into a deep sleep, and, a soul that is indolent, shall famish.

Proverbs 24:30-34

By the field of the sluggard, I passed, and by the vineyard of a man lacking sense;

Isaiah 28:1-3

Alas! for the proud crown of the drunkards of Ephraim, And for his fading wreath of majestic beauty, - Which is on the head of the fertile valley, of them who are overcome with wine.

Joel 1:5

Awake, ye drunkards, and weep, and howl, all ye drinkers of wine, - over the new wine, because it hath been cut off from your mouth.

1 Corinthians 5:11

But, now, I have written unto you not to be mixing yourselves up, - if anyone named a brother, be a fornicator, or covetous, or an idolater, or a reviler, or a drunkard, or an extortioner, with such a one as this, not so much, as to be eating together,

1 Corinthians 6:10

Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners - shall inherit, God's kingdom.

Galatians 5:21

envyings, drunkenness, revellings; - and such things as these: as to which I forewarn you, even as I have forewarned you, - that, they who such things as these do practise, shall not inherit, God's kingdom.

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