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Proverbs 6:1 ESV

Practical Warnings

1 My son, if you have put up 1security for your neighbor, have 2given your pledge for a stranger,

References for Proverbs 6:1

      Study tools for Proverbs 6:1

      • a 6:3 - Or humble yourself
      • b 6:5 - Hebrew lacks of the hunter
      • c 6:13 - Hebrew scrapes
      • d 6:22 - Hebrew it; three times in this verse
      • e 6:24 - Revocalization (compare Septuagint) yields from the wife of a neighbor
      • f 6:24 - Hebrew the foreign woman
      • g 6:26 - Or (compare Septuagint, Syriac, Vulgate) for a prostitute leaves a man with nothing but a loaf of bread
      • h 6:26 - Hebrew a man's wife