Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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 that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse, double in ways, though he be rich. 7 Whoso observeth the law is a son that hath understanding; but he that is a companion of profligates bringeth shame to his father. 8 He that by usury and unjust gain increaseth his substance gathereth it for him that is gracious to the poor.



Cross References

Proverbs 29:3

Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father; but he that is a companion of harlots destroyeth his substance.

Proverbs 2:1-6

My son, if thou receivest my words, and layest up my commandments with thee,

Proverbs 3:1-35

My son, forget not my teaching, and let thy heart observe my commandments;

Proverbs 19:26

He that ruineth his father and chaseth away his mother is a son that causeth shame and bringeth reproach.

Proverbs 23:19-22

Thou, my son, hear and be wise, and direct thy heart in the way.

Proverbs 28:24

Whoso robbeth his father and his mother, and saith, It is no transgression, the same is the companion of a destroyer.

Proverbs 29:15

The rod and reproof give wisdom; but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.

Luke 15:13

And after not many days the younger son gathering all together went away into a country a long way off, and there dissipated his property, living in debauchery.

Luke 15:30

but when this thy son, who has devoured thy substance with harlots, is come, thou hast killed for him the fatted calf.

1 Peter 4:3-4

For the time past is sufficient for us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, walking in lasciviousness, lusts, wine-drinking, revels, drinkings, and unhallowed idolatries.

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