Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

A woman of excellence, who will find? For her worth [is] far more than precious jewels.

New American Standard Bible

An excellent wife, who can find?
For her worth is far above jewels.

King James Version

Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.

Holman Bible

Who can find a capable wife?
She is far more precious than jewels.

International Standard Version

Who can find a capable wife? Her value far exceeds the finest jewels.

A Conservative Version

A worthy woman who can find? For her price is far above rubies.

American Standard Version

A worthy woman who can find? For her price is far above rubies.

Amplified


An excellent woman [one who is spiritual, capable, intelligent, and virtuous], who is he who can find her?
Her value is more precious than jewels and her worth is far above rubies or pearls.

Bible in Basic English

Who may make discovery of a woman of virtue? For her price is much higher than jewels.

Darby Translation

Who can find a woman of worth? for her price is far above rubies.

Julia Smith Translation

Who shall find a woman of virtue? for her price is far above pearls.

King James 2000

Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.

Modern King James verseion

Who can find a woman of virtue? For her value is far above rubies.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Whoso findeth a honest faithful woman, she is much more worth than pearls.

NET Bible

Who can find a wife of noble character? For her value is far more than rubies.

New Heart English Bible

Who can find a worthy woman? For her price is far above rubies.

The Emphasized Bible

A virtuous woman, who can find? for, far beyond corals, is her worth.

Webster

Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.

World English Bible

Who can find a worthy woman? For her price is far above rubies.

Youngs Literal Translation

A woman of worth who doth find? Yea, far above rubies is her price.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מצא 
Matsa' 
Usage: 455

חיל 
Chayil 
Usage: 243

נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

מכר 
meker 
pay for it, price, ware
Usage: 3

is far
רחק רחוק 
Rachowq 
Usage: 85

Devotionals

Devotionals about Proverbs 31:10

Images Proverbs 31:10

Prayers for Proverbs 31:10

Context Readings

An Excellent Woman

9 Open your mouth, judge righteousness, and defend [the] poor and needy. 10 A woman of excellence, who will find? For her worth [is] far more than precious jewels. 11 The heart of her husband trusts in her, and gain he will not lack.


Cross References

Ruth 3:11

And so then my daughter, do not be afraid. All that you ask I will do for you, for the entire assembly of my people knows that you [are] a worthy woman.

Proverbs 12:4

A woman of strength [is] the crown of her master, but like rot in his bones is she who brings shame.

Proverbs 19:14

A house and wealth [are] an inheritance [from] fathers, but from Yahweh [comes] a woman who is prudent.

Proverbs 18:22

He who finds a wife finds good, and he will obtain favor from Yahweh.

Proverbs 8:11

For wisdom is better than jewels, and all desires shall not compare with her.

Job 28:18

Black corals and crystal will not be mentioned, and wisdom's price [is] more than red corals.

Proverbs 3:15

She is more precious than rubies, and all your desires shall not compare with her.

Proverbs 20:15

There is gold and many costly stones, but precious jewels are lips of knowledge.

Ecclesiastes 7:28

What my heart sought, I did not find. Although I found one righteous man among one thousand, I did not find one [upright] woman among all these.

Song of Songs 6:8-9

Sixty queens there [are], eighty concubines, and maidens beyond number.

Ephesians 5:25-33

Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for her;

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