Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Let them not depart from thine eyes. Keep them in the midst of thy heart.

New American Standard Bible

Do not let them depart from your sight; Keep them in the midst of your heart.

King James Version

Let them not depart from thine eyes; keep them in the midst of thine heart.

Holman Bible

Don’t lose sight of them;
keep them within your heart.

International Standard Version

Do not let them out of your sight; keep them within your heart.

American Standard Version

Let them not depart from thine eyes; Keep them in the midst of thy heart.

Amplified

Let them not depart from your sight; keep them in the center of your heart.

Bible in Basic English

Let them not go from your eyes; keep them deep in your heart.

Darby Translation

Let them not depart from thine eyes; keep them in the midst of thy heart.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Let them not depart from thine eyes; keep them in the midst of thine heart.

Julia Smith Translation

They shall not turn aside from thine eyes; watch them in the midst of thy heart

King James 2000

Let them not depart from your eyes; keep them in the midst of your heart.

Lexham Expanded Bible

May they not escape from your {sight}; keep them in [the] midst of your heart.

Modern King James verseion

Let them not depart from your eyes; keep them in the midst of your heart.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let them not depart from thine eyes, keep them even in the midst of thine heart.

NET Bible

Do not let them depart from your sight, guard them within your heart;

New Heart English Bible

Let them not depart from your eyes. Keep them in the midst of your heart.

The Emphasized Bible

Let them not depart from thine eyes, keep them in the midst of thy heart;

Webster

Let them not depart from thy eyes; keep them in the midst of thy heart.

World English Bible

Let them not depart from your eyes. Keep them in the midst of your heart.

Youngs Literal Translation

Let them not turn aside from thine eyes, Preserve them in the midst of thy heart.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לוּז 
Luwz 
Usage: 6

שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

them in the midst
תּוך 
Tavek 
Usage: 419

References

Fausets

Verse Info

Context Readings

Staying The Course

20 My son, attend to my words. Incline thine ear to my sayings. 21 Let them not depart from thine eyes. Keep them in the midst of thy heart. 22 For they are life to those who find them, and health to all their flesh.


Cross References

Proverbs 3:21

My son, let them not depart from thine eyes. Keep sound wisdom and discretion,

Proverbs 2:1

My son, if thou will receive my words, and lay up my commandments with thee,

Psalm 40:8

I delight to do thy will, O my God. Yea, thy law is within my heart.

Proverbs 3:3

Let not kindness and truth forsake thee. Bind them about thy neck, write them upon the tablet of thy heart,

Proverbs 7:1-2

My son, keep my words, and lay up my commandments with thee.

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