Proverbs 21:6 NKJV

6 Getting treasures by a lying tongue Is the fleeting fantasy of those who seek death.

References for Proverbs 21:6

    • b 21:6 - Septuagint reads Pursue vanity on the snares of death; Vulgate reads Is vain and foolish, and shall stumble on the snares of death; Targum reads They shall be destroyed, and they shall fall who seek death.

      Study tools for Proverbs 21:6

      • a 21:4 - Or lamp
      • b 21:6 - Septuagint reads Pursue vanity on the snares of death; Vulgate reads Is vain and foolish, and shall stumble on the snares of death; Targum reads They shall be destroyed, and they shall fall who seek death.
      • c 21:7 - Literally drag them away
      • d 21:8 - Or The way of a man is perverse and strange
      • e 21:14 - Literally in the bosom
      • f 21:29 - Qere and Septuagint read understands.