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Proverbs 31:9 ESV

9 Open your mouth, 1judge righteously, 2defend the rights of 3the poor and needy.

References for Proverbs 31:9

Study tools for Proverbs 31:9

  • a 31:2 - Hebrew What, my son?
  • b 31:6 - Hebrew those bitter in soul
  • c 31:8 - Hebrew are sons of passing away
  • d 31:10 - Verses 10-31 are an acrostic poem, each verse beginning with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet
  • e 31:17 - Hebrew She girds her loins
  • f 31:21 - Or in double thickness