Parallel Verses

Amplified

For by wise counsel you can wage your war, and in an abundance of counselors there is victory and safety.

New American Standard Bible

For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.

King James Version

For by wise counsel thou shalt make thy war: and in multitude of counsellers there is safety.

Holman Bible

for you should wage war with sound guidance—
victory comes with many counselors.

International Standard Version

For through wise counsel you will wage your war, and victory lies in an abundance of advisors.

A Conservative Version

For by wise guidance thou shall make thy war, and in the multitude of counselors there is safety.

American Standard Version

For by wise guidance thou shalt make thy war; And in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.

Bible in Basic English

For by wise guiding you will overcome in war: and in a number of wise guides there is salvation.

Darby Translation

For with good advice shalt thou make thy war; and in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For by wise counsel thou shalt make thy war, and in the multitude of counsellors there is saving health.

Julia Smith Translation

For by guidance thou shalt make to thee war, and in the multitude of counselors salvation.

King James 2000

For by wise counsel you shall wage your war: and in a multitude of counselors there is safety.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For with wise guidance you shall make war for yourself, and victory [is] in an abundance of counsel.

Modern King James verseion

For by wise counsel you shall make your war; and in a multitude of wise men there is safety.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For with discretion must wars be taken in hand, and whereas are many that can give counsel, there is the victory.

NET Bible

for with guidance you wage your war, and with numerous advisers there is victory.

New Heart English Bible

for by wise guidance you wage your war; and victory is in many advisors.

The Emphasized Bible

Surely, with concerted measures, shalt thou make for thyself war, and, success, lieth in the greatness of the counsellor.

Webster

For by wise counsel thou shalt make thy war: and in multitude of counselors there is safety.

World English Bible

for by wise guidance you wage your war; and victory is in many advisors.

Youngs Literal Translation

For by plans thou makest for thyself war, And deliverance is in a multitude of counsellors.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
תּחבּוּלה תּחבּלה 
Tachbulah 
Usage: 6

מלחמה 
Milchamah 
Usage: 319

Prayers for Proverbs 24:6

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

5 A wise man is strong and is better than a strong man, and a man of knowledge increases and strengthens his power; 6 For by wise counsel you can wage your war, and in an abundance of counselors there is victory and safety. 7 Wisdom is too high for a fool; he opens not his mouth in the gate [where the city's rulers sit in judgment].



Cross References

Proverbs 11:14

Where no wise guidance is, the people fall, but in the multitude of counselors there is safety.

Proverbs 20:18

Purposes and plans are established by counsel; and [only] with good advice make or carry on war.

Luke 14:31

Or what king, going out to engage in conflict with another king, will not first sit down and consider and take counsel whether he is able with ten thousand [men] to meet him who comes against him with twenty thousand?

Proverbs 15:22

Where there is no counsel, purposes are frustrated, but with many counselors they are accomplished.

1 Corinthians 9:25-27

Now every athlete who goes into training conducts himself temperately and restricts himself in all things. They do it to win a wreath that will soon wither, but we [do it to receive a crown of eternal blessedness] that cannot wither.

Ephesians 6:10-20

In conclusion, be strong in the Lord [be empowered through your union with Him]; draw your strength from Him [that strength which His boundless might provides].

1 Timothy 6:11-12

But as for you, O man of God, flee from all these things; aim at and pursue righteousness (right standing with God and true goodness), godliness (which is the loving fear of God and being Christlike), faith, love, steadfastness (patience), and gentleness of heart.

2 Timothy 4:7

I have fought the good (worthy, honorable, and noble) fight, I have finished the race, I have kept (firmly held) the faith.

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