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Proverbs 26:20 NAS

20 For lack of wood the fire goes out, And where there is no 1whisperer, 2contention quiets down.

References for Proverbs 26:20

Study tools for Proverbs 26:20

  • a 26:2 - Lit "wandering"
  • b 26:2 - Lit "come"
  • c 26:7 - Lit "hang down from"
  • d 26:8 - Lit "the binding of"
  • e 26:9 - Lit "goes up"
  • f 26:10 - Or "A master" workman "produces all things, But he who hires a fool is" like "one who hires those who pass by"
  • g 26:11 - Lit "with his"
  • h 26:13 - Lit "within"
  • i 26:16 - Lit "return discreetly"
  • j 26:17 - Lit "infuriates himself"
  • k 26:22 - Lit "chambers of the belly"
  • l 26:24 - Lit "inward part"
  • m 26:25 - Lit "his voice is gracious"
  • n 26:28 - Lit "its crushed ones"