Proverbs 15:17

“Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, than a stalled ox and hatred therewith.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Better is a dinner of herbes where loue is, then a stalled oxe, and hatred therewith.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Better is a dish of vegetables where love is Than a fattened ox {served} with hatred.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Better is a dinner of herbs, where love is, Than a stalled ox and hatred therewith.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Better is a simple meal where love is, than a fat ox and hate with it.
- Basic English Bible

Better is a meal of herbs where love is, than a fatted ox and hatred therewith.
- Darby Bible

Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, than a stalled ox and hatred with it.
- Webster's Bible

Better is a dinner of herbs, where love is, than a fattened calf with hatred.
- World English Bible

Better [is] an allowance of green herbs and love there, Than a fatted ox, and hatred with it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Better is a dinner of herbs where love is, than a stalled ox and hatred therewith.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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