Proverbs 2:11

“Discretion shall preserve thee, understanding shall keep thee:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Discretion shall preserue thee, vnderstanding shall keepe thee:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Discretion will guard you, Understanding will watch over you,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Discretion shall watch over thee; Understanding shall keep thee:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Wise purposes will be watching over you, and knowledge will keep you;
- Basic English Bible

discretion shall keep thee, understanding shall preserve thee:
- Darby Bible

Discretion shall preserve thee, understanding shall keep thee:
- Webster's Bible

Discretion will watch over you. Understanding will keep you,
- World English Bible

Thoughtfulness doth watch over thee, Understanding doth keep thee,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Discretion shall watch over thee, discernment shall guard thee;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 2:11

2:9 Then - When God in answer to thy desires hath given thee wisdom. Equity - All the parts of thy duty to man, as well as the fear of God.

2:10 When - Thou dost truly love wisdom.

2:13 Darkness - Of sin.

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