Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

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:

International Standard Version

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

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 go uprightly on their way:

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:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

to call to those who pass by the way, to those who straighten 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:

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.

Topics

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 door of her house, upon a throne [at the] high places of town, 15 [in order] to call to those who pass by the road, those who go straight [on] their way: 16 "Whoever is simple, may he turn here!" As for he who lacks {sense}, she says to him,



Cross References

Proverbs 7:13-15

She took hold of him and kissed him. Her face was impudent, and she said to him,

Proverbs 7:25-27

May your heart not turn aside to her ways; do not stray into her path.

Proverbs 23:27-28

For a deep pit is a prostitute, and a narrow well is {an adulteress}.

Jump To Previous

Jump To Next

Word Concordance

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain