Proverbs 20:15

“There is gold, and a multitude of rubies: but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

There is gold, and a multitude of Rubies: but the lips of knowledge are a precious iewell.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

There is gold, and an abundance of jewels; But the lips of knowledge are a more precious thing.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

There is gold, and abundance of rubies; But the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

There is gold and a store of corals: but the lips of knowledge are a jewel of great price.
- Basic English Bible

There is gold, and a multitude of rubies; but the lips of knowledge are a precious Jewel.
- Darby Bible

There is gold, and a multitude of rubies: but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.
- Webster's Bible

There is gold and abundance of rubies; but the lips of knowledge are a rare jewel.
- World English Bible

Substance, gold, and a multitude of rubies, Yea, a precious vessel, [are] lips of knowledge.
- Youngs Literal Bible

There is gold, and a multitude of rubies; but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 20:15


20:15 The lips - But wise speeches are of far greater worth.


Discussion for Proverbs 20:15

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