Proverbs 24:26

Every man shall kiss his lips that giveth a right answer.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Euery man shall kisse his lippes that giueth a right answere.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He kisses the lips Who gives a right answer.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He kisseth the lips Who giveth a right answer.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He gives a kiss with his lips who gives a right answer.
- Basic English Bible

He kisseth the lips who giveth a right answer.
- Darby Bible

Every man shall kiss his lips that giveth a right answer.
- Webster's Bible

An honest answer is like a kiss on the lips.
- World English Bible

Lips he kisseth who is returning straightforward words.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He kisseth the lips that giveth a right answer.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 24:26


24:26 Shall kiss - Shall respect him. A right answer - That speaks pertinently and plainly, and truly.


Discussion for Proverbs 24:26

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