Proverbs 22:7

“The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 22:7

The rich ruleth ouer the poore, and the borrower is seruant to the lender.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The rich rules over the poor, And the borrower {becomes} the lender's slave.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The rich ruleth over the poor; And the borrower is servant to the lender.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The man of wealth has rule over the poor, and he who gets into debt is a servant to his creditor.
- Basic English Bible

The rich ruleth over the poor; and the borrower is servant to the lender.
- Darby Bible

The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
- Webster's Bible

The rich rule over the poor. The borrower is servant to the lender.
- World English Bible

The rich over the poor ruleth, And a servant [is] the borrower to the lender.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 22:7

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 22:7


22:7 Is servant - Is at his mercy, and forced to comply with his pleasure.


Discussion for Proverbs 22:7



 

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