Proverbs 26:21 KJV

21 As coals are to burning coals, and wood to fire; so is a contentious * man to kindle strife.

Study tools for Proverbs 26:21

  • a 26:5 - conceit: Heb. eyes
  • b 26:6 - damage: or, violence
  • c 26:8 - bindeth...: or, putteth a precious stone in an heap of stones
  • d 26:10 - The great...: or, A great man grieveth all, and he hireth the fool, he hireth also transgressors
  • e 26:11 - returneth to his folly: Heb. iterateth his folly
  • f 26:15 - it grieveth...: or, he is weary
  • g 26:17 - meddleth: or, is enraged
  • h 26:18 - firebrands: Heb. flames, or, sparks
  • i 26:20 - Where no...: Heb. Without wood
  • j 26:24 - dissembleth: or, is known
  • k 26:25 - speaketh...: Heb. maketh his voice gracious