Proverbs 20:8

“A king that sitteth in the throne of judgment scattereth away all evil with his eyes.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

A king that sitteth in the throne of iudgement, scattereth away all euill with his eyes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A king who sits on the throne of justice Disperses all evil with his eyes.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A king that sitteth on the throne of judgment Scattereth away all evil with his eyes.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A king on the seat of judging puts to flight all evil with his eyes.
- Basic English Bible

A king sitting on the throne of judgment scattereth away all evil with his eyes.
- Darby Bible

A king that sitteth on the throne of judgment scattereth away all evil with his eyes.
- Webster's Bible

A king who sits on the throne of judgment scatters away all evil with his eyes.
- World English Bible

A king sitting on a throne of judgment, Is scattering with his eyes all evil,
- Youngs Literal Bible

A king that sitteth on the throne of judgment scattereth away all evil with his eyes.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 20:8


20:8 His eyes - With his very looks, or by his diligent inspection into affairs.


Discussion for Proverbs 20:8

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