Proverbs 22:15 DBY

15 Folly is bound in the heart of a child; the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.

Study tools for Proverbs 22:15

  • a 22:5 - Or 'crooked,' 'wayward.'
  • b 22:6 - Or 'at the entry.'
  • c 22:7 - Roosh, or 'destitute,' 'indigent:' as ch. 28.3.
  • d 22:8 - Or 'vanity,' 'mischief.'
  • e 22:12 - Or 'treacherous [man].' as ch. 21.18: see chs. 2.22 and 25.19.
  • f 22:16 - As ch. 10.15.
  • g 22:16 - Or 'He that oppresseth the poor to make increase for himself [and] he that giveth to the rich shall certainly [come] to want.'
  • h 22:25 - As 'ways,' Ps. 25.4.