Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Whoever is naive, let him turn in here," And to him who lacks understanding she says,

King James Version

Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: and as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him,

Holman Bible

“Whoever is inexperienced, enter here!”
To the one who lacks sense, she says,

International Standard Version

"Whoever is naive, turn in here!" And to anyone lacking sense, she says,

A Conservative Version

He who is simple, let him turn in here. And as for him who is void of understanding, she says to him,

American Standard Version

Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither; And as for him that is void of understanding, she saith to him,

Amplified

Whoever is simple (wavering and easily led astray), let him turn in here! And as for him who lacks understanding, she says to him,

Bible in Basic English

Whoever is simple, let him come in here: and to him who is without sense, she says:

Darby Translation

Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither. And to him that is void of understanding she saith,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Whosoever is simple, let him turn in here; and as for him that lacks understanding, she saith unto him:

Julia Smith Translation

Who is simple, he shall turn aside here: and he wanting heart, and she said to him,

King James 2000

Whosoever is simple, let him turn in here: and as for him that lacks understanding, she says to him,

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Whoever is simple, may he turn here!" As for he who lacks {sense}, she says to him,

Modern King James verseion

The simple one, let him turn in here. And to one lacking heart, she says to him,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Who so is ignorant," sayeth she, "let him come hither." And to the unwise she sayeth,

NET Bible

"Whoever is simple, let him turn in here," she says to those who lack understanding.

New Heart English Bible

"Whoever is simple, let him turn in here." as for him who is void of understanding, she says to him,

The Emphasized Bible

Whoso is simple, let him turn aside hither, and, as for him that lacketh sense, she saith to him:

Webster

Whoever is simple, let him turn in hither: and as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him,

World English Bible

"Whoever is simple, let him turn in here." as for him who is void of understanding, she says to him,

Youngs Literal Translation

Who is simple? let him turn aside hither.' And whoso lacketh heart -- she said to him,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּתאי פּתי פּתי 
P@thiy 
Usage: 19

let him turn in
שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

חסר 
Chacer 
Usage: 18

Verse Info

Context Readings

Foolishness' Banquet

15 Calling to those who pass by, Who are making their paths straight: 16 "Whoever is naive, let him turn in here," And to him who lacks understanding she says, 17 "Stolen water is sweet; And bread eaten in secret is pleasant."



Cross References

Proverbs 9:4

"Whoever is naive, let him turn in here!" To him who lacks understanding she says,

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