Proverbs 18:18

“The lot causeth contentions to cease, and parteth between the mighty.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The lot causeth contentions to cease, and parteth betweene the mighty.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The {cast} lot puts an end to strife And decides between the mighty ones.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The lot causeth contentions to cease, And parteth between the mighty.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The decision of chance puts an end to argument, parting the strong.
- Basic English Bible

The lot causeth contentions to cease, and parteth between the mighty.
- Darby Bible

The lot causeth contentions to cease, and parteth between the mighty.
- Webster's Bible

The lot settles disputes, and keeps strong ones apart.
- World English Bible

The lot causeth contentions to cease, And between the mighty it separateth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The lot causeth strife to cease, and parteth asunder the contentious.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 18:18


18:18 Parteth - Gives to every one what is right or meet.


Discussion for Proverbs 18:18

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