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Proverbs 24:23 DBY

23 These things also come from the wise. It is not good to have respect of persons in judgment.

Study tools for Proverbs 24:23

  • a 24:5 - Geber: see Job 3.3.
  • b 24:6 - Or 'wise counsels,' as chs. 1.5; 11.14; 20.18.
  • c 24:6 - Or 'victory,' as ch. 11.14.
  • d 24:7 - Or 'Jewels (lit. 'high-priced things') for a fool are wisdom.'
  • e 24:10 - There is a play on the words 'trouble' and 'small.'
  • f 24:12 - As 1Sam. 2.3; 'meted,' Isa. 40.12.
  • g 24:14 - Or 'know.'
  • h 24:16 - Lit. 'evil,' as chs. 17.20; 28.14.
  • i 24:20 - Or 'reward.'
  • j 24:24 - Leummim: see Ps. 2.1.
  • k 24:34 - Or 'a tramp,' as ch. 6.11.