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Proverbs 21:1 CSB

1 A king's heart is a water channel in the Lord's hand: He directs it wherever He chooses.

Study tools for Proverbs 21:1

  • a 21:2 - Pr 12:15; 16:2; 17:3
  • b 21:3 - 1 Sm 15:22; Hs 6:6; Mt 9:13
  • c 21:4 - Some Hb mss, ancient versions read tillage
  • d 21:4 - Pr 6:16-17; 30:13; Ps 101:5
  • e 21:5 - Pr 10:4; 14:23; 21:20
  • f 21:6 - Or a breath blown away
  • g 21:6 - Some Hb mss, LXX, Vg read a snare of death
  • h 21:6 - Lit is vanity, ones seeking death
  • i 21:8 - Pr 20:11
  • j 21:9 - Pr 15:16-17; 17:1; 21:19; 25:24
  • k 21:10 - Or favor
  • l 21:11 - Pr 19:25
  • m 21:13 - Pr 14:31; 17:5; 19:17
  • n 21:14 - Lit a bribe in the bosom
  • o 21:14 - Pr 17:8; 18:16; 19:6
  • p 21:15 - Pr 10:29
  • q 21:16 - Pr 2:18; 9:18
  • r 21:17 - Ec 2:1-3,10-11
  • s 21:18 - Or in place of
  • t 21:18 - Pr 11:8
  • u 21:19 - Pr 15:16-17; 17:1; 21:9; 25:24
  • v 21:20 - Lit it
  • w 21:20 - Pr 10:4; 28:20; Mt 25:1-13
  • x 21:21 - Pr 3:16; 8:18; Mt 6:33
  • y 21:22 - Pr 14:26
  • z 21:23 - Pr 12:13; 13:3
  • { 21:24 - Pr 21:11
  • | 21:25 - Pr 10:4; 12:24; 19:15,24
  • } 21:26 - Lit He craves a craving
  • ~ 21:26 - Pr 11:24-25
  •  21:27 - Pr 15:8; 28:9
  • € 21:28 - Pr 19:5,9
  •  21:29 - Pr 7:13
  • ‚ 21:31 - Pr 20:18; 24:6; Ps 20:7; 108:10-13