Proverbs 2:6

“For the LORD giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For the Lord giueth wisedome: out of his mouth commeth knowledge, and vnderstanding.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For the LORD gives wisdom; From His mouth {come} knowledge and understanding.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For Jehovah giveth wisdom; Out of his mouth `cometh' knowledge and understanding:
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the Lord gives wisdom; out of his mouth come knowledge and reason:
- Basic English Bible

For Jehovah giveth wisdom; out of his mouth [come] knowledge and understanding.
- Darby Bible

For the LORD giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding.
- Webster's Bible

For Yahweh gives wisdom. Out of his mouth comes knowledge and understanding.
- World English Bible

For Jehovah giveth wisdom, From His mouth knowledge and understanding.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For the LORD giveth wisdom, out of His mouth cometh knowledge and discernment;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 2:6


2:4 Seek her - With unwearied diligence and earnest desire and patient expectation.

2:8 Path of judgment - Righteous paths, judgment being here put for righteousness. And keeping of paths may be put for keeping them in their paths.


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