Proverbs 10:10

“He that winketh with the eye causeth sorrow: but a prating fool shall fall.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 10:10

Hee that winketh with the eye, causeth sorrow: but a prating foole shall fall.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who winks the eye causes trouble, And a babbling fool will be ruined.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that winketh with the eye causeth sorrow; But a prating fool shall fall.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He who makes signs with his eyes is a cause of trouble, but he who makes a man see his errors is a cause of peace.
- Basic English Bible

He that winketh with the eye causeth grief, and a prating fool shall fall.
- Darby Bible

He that winketh with the eye causeth sorrow: but a prating fool shall fall.
- Webster's Bible

One winking with the eye causes sorrow, but a chattering fool will fall.
- World English Bible

Whoso is winking the eye giveth grief, And a talkative fool kicketh.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He that winketh with the eye causeth sorrow; and a prating fool shall fall.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 10:10

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 10:10


10:10 Winketh - That secretly designs mischief against others, as this phrase is used, #Psal 35:19|.


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