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Proverbs 15:5 LEB

5 A fool will despise the instruction of his father, but he who guards reproof is prudent.

Study tools for Proverbs 15:5

  • a 15:1 - Literally "nostril"
  • b 15:4 - Or "Healing"
  • c 15:4 - That is, the tongue
  • d 15:7 - Or "mind"
  • e 15:11 - A term for the place where the dead reside, i.e., the Underworld
  • f 15:11 - Poetic synonym for "Sheol." Only mentioned in the ot in relation to Sheol, the grave, or death.
  • g 15:11 - Literally "more for"
  • h 15:12 - Literally "rebuke [belonging] to him"
  • i 15:13 - Or "mind"
  • j 15:13 - Literally "faces"
  • k 15:13 - Or "mind"
  • l 15:14 - Hebrew "he/it"
  • m 15:15 - Or "mind"
  • n 15:16 - Or "him"
  • o 15:17 - Hebrew "and"
  • p 15:17 - Or "him"
  • q 15:18 - Literally "nostrils"
  • r 15:19 - Hebrew "thorn"
  • s 15:20 - Literally "foolishness of humankind"
  • t 15:21 - Literally "heart"
  • u 15:21 - Literally "he will walk upright walking"
  • v 15:25 - Literally "boundary"
  • w 15:28 - Or "mind"
  • x 15:30 - Or "mind"
  • y 15:30 - Hebrew "bone"
  • z 15:32 - Or "soul," or "inner self"
  • { 15:32 - Or "mind"