Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

He who keeps the law is a discerning son, But he who is a companion of gluttons humiliates his father.

King James Version

Whoso keepeth the law is a wise son: but he that is a companion of riotous men shameth his father.

Holman Bible

A discerning son keeps the law,
but a companion of gluttons humiliates his father.

International Standard Version

Whoever keeps the Law is a discerning son, but whoever keeps company with gluttons brings shame to his father.

A Conservative Version

He who keeps the law is a wise son, but he who is a companion of gluttons shames his father.

American Standard Version

Whoso keepeth the law is a wise son; But he that is a companion of gluttons shameth his father.

Amplified

Whoever keeps the law [of God and man] is a wise son, but he who is a companion of gluttons and the carousing, self-indulgent, and extravagant shames his father.

Bible in Basic English

He who keeps the law is a wise son, but he who keeps company with feasters puts shame on his father.

Darby Translation

Whoso observeth the law is a son that hath understanding; but he that is a companion of profligates bringeth shame to his father.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Whosoever keeps the law is a wise son, but he that is a companion of gluttons shames his father.

Julia Smith Translation

He watching the law a son understanding: and the companion of squanderers will shame his father.

King James 2000

Whosoever keeps the law is a wise son: but he that is a companion of gluttonous men shames his father.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He who keeps instruction [is] a child of understanding, but the companion of gluttons will shame his father.

Modern King James verseion

Whoever keeps the law is a wise son, but a companion of gluttons shames his father.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Whoso keepeth the law, is a child of understanding; but he that feedeth riotous men, shameth his father.

NET Bible

The one who keeps the law is a discerning child, but a companion of gluttons brings shame to his parents.

New Heart English Bible

Whoever keeps the Law is a wise son; but he who is a companion of gluttons shames his father.

The Emphasized Bible

He that keepeth instruction, is a son with discernment, but, a companion of squanderers, bringeth shame to his father.

Webster

He who keepeth the law is a wise son: but he that is a companion of riotous men shameth his father.

World English Bible

Whoever keeps the law is a wise son; but he who is a companion of gluttons shames his father.

Youngs Literal Translation

Whoso is keeping the law is an intelligent son, And a friend of gluttons, Doth cause his father to blush.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
the law
תּרה תּורה 
Towrah 
law
Usage: 219

is a wise
בּין 
Biyn 
Usage: 169

but he that is a companion
רעה 
Ra`ah 
Usage: 171

of riotous
זלל 
Zalal 
Usage: 9

כּלם 
Kalam 
Usage: 38

References

Easton

Context Readings

All About Life

6 Better is the poor who walks in his integrity Than he who is crooked though he be rich. 7 He who keeps the law is a discerning son, But he who is a companion of gluttons humiliates his father. 8 He who increases his wealth by interest and usury Gathers it for him who is gracious to the poor.



Cross References

Proverbs 29:3

A man who loves wisdom makes his father glad, But he who keeps company with harlots wastes his wealth.

Proverbs 2:1-6

My son, if you will receive my words And treasure my commandments within you,

Proverbs 3:1-35

My son, do not forget my teaching, But let your heart keep my commandments;

Proverbs 19:26

He who assaults his father and drives his mother away Is a shameful and disgraceful son.

Proverbs 23:19-22

Listen, my son, and be wise, And direct your heart in the way.

Proverbs 28:24

He who robs his father or his mother And says, "It is not a transgression," Is the companion of a man who destroys.

Proverbs 29:15

The rod and reproof give wisdom, But a child who gets his own way brings shame to his mother.

Luke 15:13

"And not many days later, the younger son gathered everything together and went on a journey into a distant country, and there he squandered his estate with loose living.

Luke 15:30

but when this son of yours came, who has devoured your wealth with prostitutes, you killed the fattened calf for him.'

1 Peter 4:3-4

For the time already past is sufficient for you to have carried out the desire of the Gentiles, having pursued a course of sensuality, lusts, drunkenness, carousing, drinking parties and abominable idolatries.

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