Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

Her husband is known at the gates, in his seat among the elders of the land.

New American Standard Bible

Her husband is known in the gates, When he sits among the elders of the land.

King James Version

Her husband is known in the gates, when he sitteth among the elders of the land.

Holman Bible

Her husband is known at the city gates, where he sits among the elders of the land.

International Standard Version

Her husband is well known; he sits among the leaders of the land.

A Conservative Version

Her husband is known in the gates when he sits among the elders of the land.

American Standard Version

Her husband is known in the gates, When he sitteth among the elders of the land.

Amplified

Her husband is known in the [city's] gates, when he sits among the elders of the land.

Bible in Basic English

Her husband is a man of note in the public place, when he takes his seat among the responsible men of the land.

Darby Translation

Her husband is known in the gates, when he sitteth among the elders of the land.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Nun Her husband is known in the gates when he sits among the elders of the land.

Julia Smith Translation

Her husband was known in the gates, in his sitting with the old men of the land.

King James 2000

Her husband is known in the gates, when he sits among the elders of the land.

Modern King James verseion

Her husband is known in the gates, when he sits among the elders of the land.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Her husband is much set by in the gates, when he sitteth among the rulers of the land.

NET Bible

Her husband is well-known in the city gate when he sits with the elders of the land.

New Heart English Bible

Her husband is respected in the gates, when he sits among the elders of the land.

The Emphasized Bible

Known in the gates, is her husband, when he sitteth, with the elders of the land:

Webster

Her husband is known in the gates, when he sitteth among the elders of the land.

World English Bible

Her husband is respected in the gates, when he sits among the elders of the land.

Youngs Literal Translation

Known in the gates is her husband, In his sitting with elders of the land.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
in the gates
שׁער 
Sha`ar 
Usage: 374

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

זקן 
Zaqen 
Usage: 178

References

Context Readings

An Excellent Woman

22 She makes for herself coverings; her clothing [is] fine linen and purple. 23 Her husband is known at the gates, in his seat among the elders of the land. 24 Linen garments she makes and sells, and she supplies sashes for the merchants.


Cross References

Ruth 4:1

And Boaz had gone up [to] the [city] gate and sat there. And look, the redeemer of whom Boaz had spoken [was] passing by. And he said, "Come over here to sit, {friend}." And he came over and sat.

Deuteronomy 16:18

"You shall appoint judges and officials for you in all your {towns} that Yahweh your God [is] giving to you throughout your tribes, and you shall render [for] the people {righteous judgments}.

Proverbs 12:4

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

Deuteronomy 21:19

then his father and his mother shall take hold of him, and they shall bring him out to the elders of his city and to the gate of his {town},

Ruth 4:11

And all of the people who [were] at the gate and the elders said, "[We are] witnesses. May Yahweh make the woman coming into your house as Rachel and as Leah, who {together} built the house of Israel. May you have strength in Ephrathah and bestow a name in Bethlehem.

Job 29:7

"At my going out [the] gate to [the] city, I secured my seat in the square.

Proverbs 24:7

Wisdom [is too] high for fools; at the gate he will not open his mouth.



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