Parallel Verses

King James Version

Exalt her, and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honour, when thou dost embrace her.

New American Standard Bible

"Prize her, and she will exalt you; She will honor you if you embrace her.

Holman Bible

Cherish her, and she will exalt you; if you embrace her, she will honor you.

International Standard Version

Prize her and she will exalt you. Indeed, if you embrace her, she will honor you.

A Conservative Version

Exalt her, and she will promote thee. She will bring thee to honor when thou embrace her.

American Standard Version

Exalt her, and she will promote thee; She will bring thee to honor, when thou dost embrace her.

Amplified

Prize Wisdom highly and exalt her, and she will exalt and promote you; she will bring you to honor when you embrace her.

Bible in Basic English

Put her in a high place, and you will be lifted up by her; she will give you honour, when you give her your love.

Darby Translation

Exalt her, and she shall promote thee; she shall bring thee to honour when thou dost embrace her.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Grow in wisdom, and she shall promote thee; she shall bring thee to honour when thou hast embraced her.

Julia Smith Translation

Lift her up and she shall exalt thee: she will honor thee when thou. shalt embrace her.

King James 2000

Exalt her, and she shall promote you: she shall bring you to honor, when you do embrace her.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Cherish her and she will exalt you; she will honor you if you embrace her.

Modern King James verseion

Prize her, and she shall lift you up; she shall bring you to honor when you embrace her.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Make much of her and she shall promote thee: Yea, if thou embracest her, she shall bring thee unto honour.

NET Bible

Esteem her highly and she will exalt you; she will honor you if you embrace her.

New Heart English Bible

Esteem her, and she will exalt you. She will bring you to honor, when you embrace her.

The Emphasized Bible

Exalt her, and she will set thee on high, she will bring thee to honour, when thou dust embrace her:

Webster

Exalt her, and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honor, when thou dost embrace her.

World English Bible

Esteem her, and she will exalt you. She will bring you to honor, when you embrace her.

Youngs Literal Translation

Exalt her, and she doth lift thee up, She honoureth thee, when thou dost embrace her.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
סלל 
Calal 
Usage: 12

רוּם 
Ruwm 
Usage: 189

חבק 
Chabaq 
Usage: 13

Verse Info

Context Readings

The Father's Wisdom

7 Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding. 8 Exalt her, and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honour, when thou dost embrace her. 9 She shall give to thine head an ornament of grace: a crown of glory shall she deliver to thee.


Cross References

1 Samuel 2:30

Wherefore the LORD God of Israel saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.

1 Kings 3:5-13

In Gibeon the LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream by night: and God said, Ask what I shall give thee.

Proverbs 3:35

The wise shall inherit glory: but shame shall be the promotion of fools.

Proverbs 22:4

By humility and the fear of the LORD are riches, and honour, and life.

Daniel 12:3

And they that be wise shall shine as the brightness of the firmament; and they that turn many to righteousness as the stars for ever and ever.

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