Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

She calls out to those passing by on the road, who are minding their own business,

New American Standard Bible

Calling to those who pass by,
Who are making their paths straight:

King James Version

To call passengers who go right on their ways:

Holman Bible

calling to those who pass by,
who go straight ahead on their paths:

A Conservative Version

to call to those who pass by, who go right on their ways:

American Standard Version

To call to them that pass by, Who go right on their ways:

Amplified


Calling to those who pass by,
Who are making their paths straight:

Bible in Basic English

Crying out to those who go by, going straight on their way, she says:

Darby Translation

to call passers-by who go right on their ways:

Julia Smith Translation

To call to those passing the way, making straight their paths:

King James 2000

To call those who pass by who go right on their ways:

Lexham Expanded Bible

[in order] to call to those who pass by the road, those who go straight [on] their way:

Modern King James verseion

to call those who pass by, who are going straight on their ways;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

to call such as go by, and walk straight in their ways.

NET Bible

calling out to those who are passing by her in the way, who go straight on their way.

New Heart English Bible

To call to those who pass by, who go straight on their ways,

The Emphasized Bible

To invite them who pass by the way, who are going straight on in their paths:

Webster

To call passengers who go right on their ways:

World English Bible

To call to those who pass by, who go straight on their ways,

Youngs Literal Translation

To call to those passing by the way, Who are going straight on their paths.

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Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To call
קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

who go right
ישׁר 
Yashar 
Usage: 26

Verse Info

Context Readings

Foolishness' Banquet

14 She sits at the entrance of her house, on a seat high above the city. 15 She calls out to those passing by on the road, who are minding their own business, 16 "Whoever is naive, turn in here!" And to anyone lacking sense, she says,



Cross References

Proverbs 7:13-15

So she grabs hold of him and kisses him, with a brazen face she speaks to him,

Proverbs 7:25-27

Don't be led astray by her lifestyle, and don't imitate her behavior.

Proverbs 23:27-28

because a prostitute is a deep pit, and the adulterous woman a narrow well.

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