Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

An angry man exciteth contention; and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.

New American Standard Bible

An angry man stirs up strife, And a hot-tempered man abounds in transgression.

King James Version

An angry man stirreth up strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.

Holman Bible

An angry man stirs up conflict,
and a hot-tempered man increases rebellion.

International Standard Version

An angry man stirs up arguments, and a hot-tempered man causes many transgressions.

A Conservative Version

An angry man stirs up strife, and a wrathful man abounds in transgression.

American Standard Version

An angry man stirreth up strife, And a wrathful man aboundeth in transgression.

Amplified

A man of wrath stirs up strife, and a man given to anger commits and causes much transgression.

Bible in Basic English

An angry man is the cause of fighting, and a man given to wrath does much wrong.

Julia Smith Translation

A man of anger will excite strife, and the possessor of wrath increased transgression.

King James 2000

An angry man stirs up strife, and a furious man abounds in transgression.

Lexham Expanded Bible

A man of anger will stir strife, and the owner of anger, much transgression.

Modern King James verseion

An angry man stirs up fighting, and a furious man abounds in sin.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

An angry man stirreth up strife; and he that beareth evil will in his mind, doth much evil.

NET Bible

An angry person stirs up dissension, and a wrathful person is abounding in transgression.

New Heart English Bible

An angry man stirs up strife, and a wrathful man abounds in sin.

The Emphasized Bible

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

Webster

An angry man stirreth up strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.

World English Bible

An angry man stirs up strife, and a wrathful man abounds in sin.

Youngs Literal Translation

An angry man stirreth up contention, And a furious man is multiplying transgression.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
בּעל 
Ba`al 
Usage: 692
Usage: 85

גּרה 
Garah 
Usage: 14

מדון 
Madown 
Usage: 11

and a furious
חמא חמה 
Chemah 
Usage: 124

Context Readings

All About Life

21 He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child, shall in the end have him as a son. 22 An angry man exciteth contention; and a furious man aboundeth in transgression. 23 A man's pride bringeth him low; but the humble in spirit shall obtain honour.



Cross References

Proverbs 15:18

A furious man stirreth up contention; but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.

Proverbs 17:19

He loveth transgression that loveth a quarrel; he that maketh high his gate seeketh destruction.

Proverbs 26:21

As coals for hot coals, and wood for fire, so is a contentious man to inflame strife.

Proverbs 10:12

Hatred stirreth up strifes; but love covereth all transgressions.

Proverbs 14:17

He that is soon angry dealeth foolishly, and a man of mischievous devices is hated.

Proverbs 22:24

Make no friendship with an angry man, and go not with a furious man;

Proverbs 30:33

For the pressing of milk bringeth forth butter, and the pressing of the nose bringeth forth blood; and the pressing of anger bringeth forth strife.

James 3:16

For where emulation and strife are, there is disorder and every evil thing.

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