Proverbs 21:24

“Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 21:24

Proud and haughtie scorner, is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Proud, "Haughty," "Scoffer," are his names, Who acts with insolent pride."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The proud and haughty man, scoffer is his name; He worketh in the arrogance of pride.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The man of pride, lifted up in soul, is named high-hearted; he is acting in an outburst of pride.
- Basic English Bible

Proud, arrogant, scorner is his name who dealeth in proud wrath.
- Darby Bible

Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath.
- Webster's Bible

The proud and haughty man, "scoffer" is his name; he works in the arrogance of pride.
- World English Bible

Proud, haughty, scorner [is] his name, Who is working in the wrath of pride.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A proud and haughty man, scorner is his name, even he that dealeth in overbearing pride.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 21:24

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 21:24


21:22 The strength - The strongest sorts to which the citizens trust.

21:25 Killeth - Torments him to death, while he passionately desires what he sees, he shall not enjoy, and will not take pains to procure.

21:26 Coveteth - Spends his whole time in vain and lazy desires. Giveth - By God's blessing upon his industry he procures enough, not only for his own support, but for the relief of others.


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