Proverbs 22:11

“He that loveth pureness of heart, for the grace of his lips the king shall be his friend.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He that loueth purenesse of heart, for the grace of his lips the king shall be his friend.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who loves purity of heart {And} whose speech is gracious, the king is his friend.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that loveth pureness of heart, `For' the grace of his lips the king will be his friend.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He whose heart is clean is dear to the Lord; for the grace of his lips the king will be his friend.
- Basic English Bible

He that loveth pureness of heart, upon whose lips is grace, the king is his friend.
- Darby Bible

He that loveth pureness of heart, for the grace of his lips the king shall be his friend.
- Webster's Bible

He who loves purity of heart and speaks gracefully is the king's friend.
- World English Bible

Whoso is loving cleanness of heart, Grace [are] his lips, a king [is] his friend.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He that loveth pureness of heart, that hath grace in his lips, the king shall be his friend.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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