Proverbs 29:17



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Correct your son, and he will give you comfort; He will also delight your soul.

King James Version

Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul.

International Standard Version

Correct your son and he will comfort you; he will also delight your soul.

A Conservative Version

Correct thy son, and he will give thee rest, yea, he will give delight to thy soul.

American Standard Version

Correct thy son, and he will give thee rest; Yea, he will give delight unto thy soul.

Amplified

Correct your son, and he will give you rest; yes, he will give delight to your heart.

Bible in Basic English

Give your son training, and he will give you rest; he will give delight to your soul.

Darby Translation

Chasten thy son, and he shall give thee rest, and shall give delight unto thy soul.

Holman Bible

Discipline your son, and he will give you comfort; he will also give you delight.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; he shall give delight unto thy soul.

Julia Smith Translation

Correct thy son and he shall cause thee to rest, and he shall give delight to thy soul.

King James 2000

Correct your son, and he shall give you rest; yea, he shall give delight unto your soul.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Discipline your children, and they will give you rest, and they will give delight to your soul.

Modern King James verseion

Correct your son, and he shall give you rest; yea, he shall give delight to your soul.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Nurture thy son with correction, and he shall comfort thee; yea, he shall do the good at thine heart.

NET Bible

Discipline your child, and he will give you rest; he will bring you happiness.

New Heart English Bible

Correct your son, and he will give you peace; yes, he will bring delight to your soul.

New simplified Bible

Correct your son, and he will give you rest. Yes, he will give you delight.

The Emphasized Bible

Correct thy son, that he may give thee rest, that he may give delight to thy soul.

Webster

Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yes, he shall give delight to thy soul.

World English Bible

Correct your son, and he will give you peace; yes, he will bring delight to your soul.

Youngs Literal Translation

Chastise thy son, and he giveth thee comfort, Yea, he giveth delights to thy soul.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יסר 
Yacar 
Usage: 43


Usage: 0

נוּח 
Nuwach 
Usage: 144

נתן 
Nathan 
give , put , deliver , made , set , up , lay , grant , suffer , yield , bring , cause , utter , laid , send , recompense , appoint , shew ,
Usage: 2011

מעדנּה מעדן 
Ma`adan 
Usage: 4

Prayers for Proverbs 29:17

Context Readings

All About Life

16 When the wicked increase, transgression increases; But the righteous will see their fall. 17 Correct your son, and he will give you comfort; He will also delight your soul. 18 Where there is no vision, the people are unrestrained, But happy is he who keeps the law.



Cross References

Proverbs 13:24

He who withholds his rod hates his son, But he who loves him disciplines him diligently.

Proverbs 29:15

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

Proverbs 10:1

The proverbs of Solomon A wise son makes a father glad, But a foolish son is a grief to his mother.

Proverbs 19:18

Discipline your son while there is hope, And do not desire his death.

Proverbs 22:15

Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child; The rod of discipline will remove it far from him.

Proverbs 23:13-14

Do not hold back discipline from the child, Although you strike him with the rod, he will not die.

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