Proverbs 18:10

“The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The name of the Lord is a a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The name of the LORD is a strong tower; The righteous runs into it and is safe.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The name of Jehovah is a strong tower; The righteous runneth into it, and is safe.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The name of the Lord is a strong tower: the upright man running into it is safe.
- Basic English Bible

The name of Jehovah is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.
- Darby Bible

The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.
- Webster's Bible

The name of Yahweh is a strong tower: the righteous run to him, and are safe.
- World English Bible

A tower of strength [is] the name of Jehovah, Into it the righteous runneth, and is set on high.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is set up on high.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 18:10


18:10 The name - The Lord, as he hath revealed himself in his works, and in his word by his promises.


Discussion for Proverbs 18:10

  • Alade Olugbenga for verse 10
    The name our Lord Jesus is the greatest of all names and is the only name that can deliver us from the grip and hold of satan and his cohorts. There is no other name like the name of Jesus.
  • Senekane J Matobole for verse 10
    De name of the Lord is not ordinary tower.its a strong tower dat u know whenever u run to.u ll find peace of mind n refuge.
  • MockingBird for verse 10
    The name of the Lord is a Strong tower and I run into it : At the name of Jesus every knee shall bow : it may not happen suddenly as the world has things happen suddendly : But God is faithful : He does come through. I as many are living proof : Praise God !!!!! I am kept in safety !!! I am always to do something : God does not do it on His own : I have to get up and get into it !!!!
  • Corrine Clinton for verse 10
    The name or the Lord is a strong tower because the Lord is able to hold.you no matter how big the problem is he want let you fall he will carry you through the situation nothing isn 't to hard for the Lord to fix in ours life if we just only step out of the Lord way and let him do it when we are sick,when we are hurt when we are sad when we are burden down when we been lied on no matter what it is turn it over to the Lord and he will fixed it Be Bless In Jesus Name Amen
  • Wiseman for verse 10
    God has rescued his nation from Egypt to the promised land, along their journey there where things that made them to doubt God. He proceeded giving them shelter and security for forty years through all the seasons in the wilderness. Our situation is the, we need Him to guide and lead us in this century. Let 's call unto HIM who is our creator, that is where we run to him, cause we are made righteous by the blood of JESUS.
  • i have confident wenever i call this name Jesus...the bible says the Lord exalted Jesus and gave him the name that is above every name that at the name of Jesus every knee shall bow in heavens, on earth and under the earth and every tounge confess that Jesus is the Lord. This name Jesus is powerful...demons trembles by the name Jesus, sicknesses and diseases are healed by this name Jesus