Proverbs 18:19

“A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city: and their contentions are like the bars of a castle.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

A brother offended is harder to be wonne then a strong citie: and their contentions are like the barres of a castle.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A brother offended {is harder to be won} than a strong city, And contentions are like the bars of a citadel.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A brother offended `is harder to be won' than a strong city; And `such' contentions are like the bars of a castle.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A brother wounded is like a strong town, and violent acts are like a locked tower.
- Basic English Bible

A brother offended is [harder to be won] than a strong city; and contentions are as the bars of a palace.
- Darby Bible

A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city: and their contentions are like the bars of a castle.
- Webster's Bible

A brother offended is more difficult than a fortified city; and disputes are like the bars of a castle.
- World English Bible

A brother transgressed against is as a strong city, And contentions as the bar of a palace.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city; and their contentions are like the bars of a castle.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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