Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Prepares her food in the summer And gathers her provision in the harvest.

King James Version

Provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest.

Holman Bible

it prepares its provisions in summer;
it gathers its food during harvest.

International Standard Version

but prepares its provisions in the summer and gathers its food in the harvest.

A Conservative Version

provides her bread in the summer, and gathers her food in the harvest.

American Standard Version

Provideth her bread in the summer, And gathereth her food in the harvest.

Amplified

Provides her food in the summer and gathers her supplies in the harvest.

Bible in Basic English

She gets her meat in the summer, storing up food at the time of the grain-cutting.

Darby Translation

provideth her bread in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

provides her food in the summer and gathers her food in the harvest.

Julia Smith Translation

She will prepare in summer her bread, gathering her food in harvest.

King James 2000

Provides her food in the summer, and gathers her food in the harvest.

Lexham Expanded Bible

In the summer, it prepares its food; in the harvest, it gathers its sustenance.

Modern King James verseion

provides her food in the summer and gathers her food in the harvest.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

yet in the summer she provideth her meat, and gathereth her food together in the harvest.

NET Bible

yet it prepares its food in the summer; it gathers at the harvest what it will eat.

New Heart English Bible

provides her bread in the summer, and gathers her food in the harvest.

The Emphasized Bible

Prepareth, in the summer, her food, hath collected, in the harvest, her sustenance.

Webster

Provideth her provisions in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest.

World English Bible

provides her bread in the summer, and gathers her food in the harvest.

Youngs Literal Translation

She doth prepare in summer her bread, She hath gathered in harvest her food.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
in the summer
קיץ 
Qayits 
Usage: 20

and gathereth
אגר 
'agar 
Usage: 3

מאכל 
Ma'akal 
Usage: 30

References

Fausets

Ant

Hastings

Context Readings

Against Sloth

7 Which, having no chief, Officer or ruler, 8 Prepares her food in the summer And gathers her provision in the harvest. 9 How long will you lie down, O sluggard? When will you arise from your sleep?


Cross References

Proverbs 10:5

He who gathers in summer is a son who acts wisely, But he who sleeps in harvest is a son who acts shamefully.

Proverbs 30:25

The ants are not a strong people, But they prepare their food in the summer;

1 Timothy 6:19

storing up for themselves the treasure of a good foundation for the future, so that they may take hold of that which is life indeed.

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