Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

She rises while it is still night, preparing meals for her family and providing for her women servants.

New American Standard Bible

She rises also while it is still night And gives food to her household And portions to her maidens.

King James Version

She riseth also while it is yet night, and giveth meat to her household, and a portion to her maidens.

Holman Bible

She rises while it is still night
and provides food for her household
and portions for her female servants.

A Conservative Version

She also rises while it is yet night, and gives food to her household, and their task to her maidens.

American Standard Version

She riseth also while it is yet night, And giveth food to her household, And their task to her maidens.

Amplified

She rises while it is yet night and gets [spiritual] food for her household and assigns her maids their tasks.

Bible in Basic English

She gets up while it is still night, and gives meat to her family, and their food to her servant-girls.

Darby Translation

And she riseth while it is yet night, and giveth meat to her household, and the day's work to her maidens.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Vau She rose up even at night and gave food to her family and a portion to her maidens.

Julia Smith Translation

She will rise while yet night, and she will give food to her house, and a portion to her girls.

King James 2000

She rises also while it is yet night, and gives food to her household, and a portion to her maidservants.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And she arises while [it is] still night, and gives food to her household, and tasks to her servant girls.

Modern King James verseion

She also rises while it is still night, and gives food to her household, and a share to her young women.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

She riseth ere day and giveth meat to her household, and food to her maidens.

NET Bible

She also gets up while it is still night, and provides food for her household and a portion to her female servants.

New Heart English Bible

She rises also while it is yet night, gives food to her household, and portions for her servant girls.

The Emphasized Bible

And she riseth, while yet it is night, and giveth food to her household, and a task to her maidens:

Webster

She riseth also while it is yet night, and giveth food to her household, and a portion to her maidens.

World English Bible

She rises also while it is yet night, gives food to her household, and portions for her servant girls.

Youngs Literal Translation

Yea, she riseth while yet night, And giveth food to her household, And a portion to her damsels.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לילה ליל ליל 
Layil 
Usage: 233

and giveth
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

טרף 
Tereph 
Usage: 22

בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

References

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

An Excellent Woman

14 She is like a seagoing ship that brings her food from far away. 15 She rises while it is still night, preparing meals for her family and providing for her women servants. 16 She evaluates a field and purchases it; from the proceeds she plants a vineyard.


Cross References

Luke 12:42

The Lord said, "Who, then, is the faithful and careful servant manager whom his master will put in charge of giving all his other servants their share of food at the right time?

Romans 12:11

Never be lazy in showing such devotion. Be on fire with the Spirit. Serve the Lord.

Joshua 3:1

Joshua got up early the next morning. Accompanied by all the Israelis, he set out from the Acacia groves and arrived at the Jordan River, where they encamped before crossing it.

2 Chronicles 36:15

The LORD God of their ancestors pleaded with them time and again through his messengers, because he had compassion on his people and on the place of his residence,

Psalm 119:147-148

I get up before dawn and cry for help; I place my hope in your word.

Proverbs 20:13

Do not love sleep or you'll become poor, keep your eyes open and you'll have plenty of food.

Ecclesiastes 9:10

Whatever the activity in which you engage, do it with all your ability, because there is no work, no planning, no learning, and no wisdom in the next world where you're going.

Matthew 24:25

Remember, I've told you this beforehand.

Mark 1:35

In the morning, while it was still very dark, Jesus got up and went to a deserted place and prayed there.

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