Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

On his lips, an enemy will pretend, but {inside} he will harbor deceit.

New American Standard Bible

He who hates disguises it with his lips,
But he lays up deceit in his heart.

King James Version

He that hateth dissembleth with his lips, and layeth up deceit within him;

Holman Bible

A hateful person disguises himself with his speech
and harbors deceit within.

International Standard Version

Someone who hates hides behind his words, harboring deceit within himself.

A Conservative Version

He who hates masquerades with his lips, but he lays up deceit within him.

American Standard Version

He that hateth dissembleth with his lips; But he layeth up deceit within him:

Amplified


He who hates, disguises it with his lips,
But he stores up deceit in his heart.

Bible in Basic English

With his lips the hater makes things seem what they are not, but deceit is stored up inside him;

Darby Translation

He that hateth dissembleth with his lips, but he layeth up deceit within him:

Julia Smith Translation

He hating will be known by his lips, and he will set deceit in his midst;

King James 2000

He that hates disguises it with his lips, and lays up deceit within himself;

Modern King James verseion

He who hates pretends with his lips and stores up deceit within him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

An enemy dissembleth with his lips, and in the mean season he imagineth mischief;

NET Bible

The one who hates others disguises it with his lips, but he stores up deceit within him.

New Heart English Bible

A malicious man disguises himself with his lips, but he harbors evil in his heart.

The Emphasized Bible

With his lips, the hater dissembleth, but, within himself, he layeth up deceit:

Webster

He that hateth dissembleth with his lips, and layeth up deceit within him;

World English Bible

A malicious man disguises himself with his lips, but he harbors evil in his heart.

Youngs Literal Translation

By his lips doth a hater dissemble, And in his heart he placeth deceit,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂנא 
Sane' 
Usage: 145

with his lips
שׂפת שׂפה 
Saphah 
Usage: 176

and layeth up
שׁית 
Shiyth 
Usage: 83

קרב 
Qereb 
Usage: 226

Verse Info

Context Readings

All About Fools

23 [Like] {impure silver} which overlays an earthen vessel, [so are] smooth lips and an evil heart. 24 On his lips, an enemy will pretend, but {inside} he will harbor deceit. 25 When he makes his voice gracious, do not believe him, for seven abominations [are] in his heart.



Cross References

Proverbs 12:20

Deceit [is] in the heart of {those who plan} evil, but to {those who plan} peace, [there is] joy.

Psalm 41:6

And when one comes to see [me], he speaks falsely; his heart gathers disaster for itself. He goes out to the street; he speaks.

Proverbs 10:18

He who conceals hatred [has] lips of deceit, and he who utters slander--he is a fool.

Proverbs 11:1

Balances of deceit [are] an abomination of Yahweh, but {an accurate weight} delights him.

Proverbs 12:5

The thoughts of the righteous are just; the advice of the wicked is treacherous.

Proverbs 12:17

He who will speak truth will reveal righteousness, but the witness of falsehood, deceit.

Proverbs 14:8

The wisdom of the clever is understanding his ways, but the folly of fools is deceit.

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