Proverbs 10:27 DBY

27 The fear of Jehovah prolongeth days; but the years of the wicked shall be shortened.

Study tools for Proverbs 10:27

  • a 10:6 - Or 'but violence covereth the mouth of the wicked.'
  • b 10:7 - Lit. 'for a blessing.'
  • c 10:9 - Or 'confidently.'
  • d 10:10 - Lit. 'a fool of lips.' '
  • e 10:11 - See Note, ver. 6.
  • f 10:14 - Or 'is imminent destruction.'
  • g 10:15 - 'Reduced,' 'exhausted,' or 'helpless,' ch. 28.3; 'weaker,' as 2Sam. 3.1.
  • h 10:16 - Chattaah: see Note, Zech. 14.19.
  • i 10:17 - Or 'discipline.'
  • j 10:18 - Kesil: see Note o, ch. 1.7.
  • k 10:22 - Or 'toil addeth nothing to it.'
  • l 10:23 - Or 'to commit infamy.'
  • m 10:30 - Or 'dwell on the earth.'
  • n 10:31 - Or 'deceitful,' as ch. 8.13.
  • o 10:32 - Lit. 'frowardnesses,' or 'deceits:' see ch. 2.12,14.