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Proverbs 29:17 DBY

17 Chasten thy son, and he shall give thee rest, and shall give delight unto thy soul.

Study tools for Proverbs 29:17

  • a 29:4 - Lit. ver. 1 'A man of reproofs;' ver. 4: 'a man of gifts.'
  • b 29:5 - Geber: so ch. 30.1,19: see Job 3.3.
  • c 29:6 - Or 'shout,' as Isa. 24.14.
  • d 29:9 - Lit. 'a man, a fool' (Ish eveel): see ch. 1.7.
  • e 29:10 - Others, 'and [as for] the upright, they seek his life.'
  • f 29:11 - Kesil: see note o, ch. 1.7.
  • g 29:11 - Or 'passion.'
  • h 29:11 - Lit. 'keepeth back and calmeth.'
  • i 29:13 - As ch. 22.2.
  • j 29:13 - Or 'brighteneth.'
  • k 29:21 - Strictly, 'son of the house;' i.e. he gets into possession of his master's goods.
  • l 29:24 - See Lev. 5.1.
  • m 29:25 - Or 'shall be set on high:' see Ps. 20.1; 69.29.