Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

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

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.

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 Good the poor one going in his integrity above him perverting the ways, and he the rich. 7 He watching the law a son understanding: and the companion of squanderers will shame his father. 8 He increasing by interest and usury, he shall gather it for him compassionating the poor.



Cross References

Proverbs 29:3

A man loving wisdom will gladden his father: and he feeding harlots shall destroy riches.

Proverbs 2:1-6

My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and wilt hide my commands with thee;

Proverbs 3:1-35

My son, thou shalt not forget my law, and thy heart shall guard my commands:

Proverbs 19:26

He oppressing the father and putting the mother to flight, is a son causing shame and causing disgrace.

Proverbs 23:19-22

Hear thou, my son, and be wise, and guide thy heart right in the way.

Proverbs 28:24

He stripping his father and his mother, and saying, No transgression; is companion to a man destroying.

Proverbs 29:15

The rod and reproofs will give wisdom: and the youth being left shames his mother.

Luke 15:13

And not many days after, having gathered all things, the younger son went abroad into a far-off country, and there disposed his property, living in a profligate manner.

Luke 15:30

And when this thy son, devouring thy property with harlots, came, thou hast sacrificed for him the fattened calf.

1 Peter 4:3-4

For the time of life passed over sufficient for us to have wrought the will of the nations, having gone in licentiousness, eager desires, drunkenness, revellings, drinkings, and criminal idolatries:

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