Proverbs 23:30

“They that tarry long at the wine; they that go to seek mixed wine.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They that tarry long at the wine, they that goe to seeke mixt wine.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Those who linger long over wine, Those who go to taste mixed wine.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They that tarry long at the wine; They that go to seek out mixed wine.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Those who are seated late over the wine: those who go looking for mixed wine.
- Basic English Bible

-- They that tarry long at the wine; they that go to try mixed wine.
- Darby Bible

They that tarry long at the wine; they that go to seek mixed wine.
- Webster's Bible

Those who stay long at the wine; those who go to seek out mixed wine.
- World English Bible

Those tarrying by the wine, Those going in to search out mixed wine.
- Youngs Literal Bible

They that tarry long at the wine; they that go to try mixed wine.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 23:30


23:30 Mixt wine - Either mixed with water, or with other ingredients to make it strong and delicious.


Discussion for Proverbs 23:30

  • Salom„o for verse 30
    The apostle Paul commands us to be not drunk with wine, in which is excess; but to be filled with the Spirit; Ephesians 5:18. The church has been slowing down his prayer life, letís pray God to revive his Church in our generation (Habakkuk 3:2).

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