Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

The ambitious in soul, stirreth up strife, but, he that trusteth in Yahweh, shall be enriched.

New American Standard Bible

An arrogant man stirs up strife,
But he who trusts in the Lord will prosper.

King James Version

He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.

Holman Bible

A greedy person provokes conflict,
but whoever trusts in the Lord will prosper.

International Standard Version

An arrogant man stirs up dissension, but anyone who trusts in the LORD prospers.

A Conservative Version

He who is of a greedy spirit stirs up strife, but he who puts his trust in LORD shall be made fat.

American Standard Version

He that is of a greedy spirit stirreth up strife; But he that putteth his trust in Jehovah shall be made fat.

Amplified


An arrogant and greedy man stirs up strife,
But he who trusts in the Lord will be blessed and prosper.

Bible in Basic English

He who is ever desiring profit is a cause of fighting; but he who puts his faith in the Lord will be made fat.

Darby Translation

He that is puffed up in soul exciteth contention; but he that relieth upon Jehovah shall be made fat.

Julia Smith Translation

He enlarging the soul shall excite strife: and he trusting upon Jehovah shall he made fat

King James 2000

He that is of a proud heart stirs up strife: but he that puts his trust in the LORD shall be prospered.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The {greedy person} will stir up strife, but he who trusts in Yahweh will be enriched.

Modern King James verseion

He who is of a proud heart stirs up fighting; but he who puts his trust in Jehovah shall be made fat.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He that is of a proud stomach, stirreth up strife; but he that putteth his trust in the LORD, shall be well fed.

NET Bible

The greedy person stirs up dissension, but the one who trusts in the Lord will prosper.

New Heart English Bible

One who is greedy stirs up strife; but one who trusts in the LORD will prosper.

Webster

He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.

World English Bible

One who is greedy stirs up strife; but one who trusts in Yahweh will prosper.

Youngs Literal Translation

Whoso is proud in soul stirreth up contention, And whoso is trusting on Jehovah is made fat.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He that is of a proud
רחב 
Rachab 
Usage: 20

נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

גּרה 
Garah 
Usage: 14

מדון 
Madown 
Usage: 11

בּטח 
Batach 
Usage: 120

in the Lord

Usage: 0

Context Readings

All About Life

24 He that robbeth his father or his mother, and saith, It is no transgression, companion, is he to one who wasteth. 25 The ambitious in soul, stirreth up strife, but, he that trusteth in Yahweh, shall be enriched. 26 He that trusteth his own heart, the same, is a dullard, but, he that walketh wisely, the same, shall be delivered.



Cross References

Proverbs 11:25

The liberal soul, shall he enriched, and, he that refresheth, shall himself also be refreshed.

Proverbs 15:18

A wrathful man, stirreth up strife, but, he that is slow to anger, calmeth contention.

Proverbs 13:4

The sluggard, desireth, but his soul hath, nothing. But, the soul of the diligent, shall be enriched.

1 Timothy 6:6

Now it is a great means of gain - godliness, with a sufficiency of ones own;

Psalm 84:12

O Yahweh of hosts! How happy the man who trusteth in thee!

Proverbs 10:12

Hatred, stirreth up strifes, but, over all transgressions, love throweth a covering.

Proverbs 13:10

Only by pride, doth one cause contention, but, with the well-advised, is wisdom.

Proverbs 15:30

The sparkling of bright eyes, rejoiceth the heart, Good news, giveth marrow to the bones.

Proverbs 21:24

A haughty insolent one - Scoffer is his name, is he that acteth in a transport of pride.

Proverbs 22:10

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

Proverbs 29:22

A man given to anger, stirreth up strife, and, he that exceedeth in wrath, aboundeth in transgression.

Proverbs 29:25

The fear of man, setteth a snare, but, he that trusteth in Yahweh, shall be placed on high.

Isaiah 58:11

Then will Yahweh guide thee continually, And will satisfy, even in scorched regions thine own soul, Yea Shy very bones, will he invigorate, - So shall thou become like a garden well - watered, And like a spring of water whose waters do not deceive;

Jeremiah 17:7-8

Blessed is the man Who trusteth in Yahweh, To whom Yahweh is his ground of confidence;

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