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Proverbs 27:10 LEB

10 As for your friend and a friend of your father, do not forsake [them], and the house of your brother, do not enter on the day of your calamity. Better is a close neighbor than a distant brother.

Study tools for Proverbs 27:10

  • a 27:1 - Literally "on the day of tomorrow"
  • b 27:7 - Literally "soul"
  • c 27:7 - Literally "soul"
  • d 27:9 - Literally "because of advice of a person"
  • e 27:13 - Literally "a foreign woman"
  • f 27:15 - Or "wife"
  • g 27:16 - Or "breath, or "spirit"
  • h 27:16 - Or "fat"
  • i 27:17 - Or "is united with"
  • j 27:17 - Literally "a man sharpens [the] faces of his friend"
  • k 27:18 - Or "lord"
  • l 27:19 - Literally "the faces to the faces"
  • m 27:20 - A term for the place where the dead reside, i.e., the Underworld
  • n 27:20 - Poetic synonym for "Sheol." Only mentioned in the ot in relation to Sheol, the grave, or death.
  • o 27:22 - Or "in the midst of"
  • p 27:23 - Literally "faces"
  • q 27:23 - Or "mind"
  • r 27:27 - Literally "life"