Proverbs 5:15 Drink water from your own cistern And fresh water from your own well.


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Drink water from your own cistern And fresh water from your own well.

King James Version

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.

Holman Bible

Drink water from your own cistern, water flowing from your own well.

International Standard Version

Drink water from your own cistern, and fresh water from your own well.

A Conservative Version

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.

American Standard Version

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, And running waters out of thine own well.

Amplified

Drink waters out of your own cistern [of a pure marriage relationship], and fresh running waters out of your own well.

Bible in Basic English

Let water from your store and not that of others be your drink, and running water from your fountain.

Darby Translation

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Drink waters out of thine own cistern and running waters out of thine own well.

Julia Smith Translation

Drink water from thy pit, and flowing from the midst of thy well.

King James 2000

Drink waters out of your own cistern, and running waters out of your own well.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Drink water from your [own] cistern and flowing waters from inside your own well.

Modern King James verseion

Drink waters out of your own cistern, and running waters out of your own well.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Drink of the water of thine own well, and of the rivers that run out of thine own springs.

NET Bible

Drink water from your own cistern and running water from your own well.

New Heart English Bible

Drink water out of your own cistern, running water out of your own well.

The Emphasized Bible

Drink thou water out of thine own cistern, and flowing streams out of the midst of thine own well.

Webster

Drink waters out of thy own cistern, and running waters out of thy own well.

World English Bible

Drink water out of your own cistern, running water out of your own well.

Youngs Literal Translation

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, Even flowing ones out of thine own well.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁתה 
Shathah 
Usage: 218

בּור 
Bowr 
Usage: 69

out of
תּוך 
Tavek 
Usage: 419

References

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Do Not Commit Adultery Against Wisdom

14 "I was almost in utter ruin In the midst of the assembly and congregation." 15 Drink water from your own cistern And fresh water from your own well. 16 Should your springs be dispersed abroad, Streams of water in the streets?



Cross References

Proverbs 5:18-19

Let your fountain be blessed, And rejoice in the wife of your youth.

1 Corinthians 7:2-5

But because of immoralities, each man is to have his own wife, and each woman is to have her own husband.

Hebrews 13:4

Marriage is to be held in honor among all, and the marriage bed is to be undefiled; for fornicators and adulterers God will judge.

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