Proverbs 25:12

As an earring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, so is a wise reprover upon an obedient ear.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

As an eare-ring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, so is a wise reprouer vpon an obedient eare.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

{Like} an earring of gold and an ornament of fine gold Is a wise reprover to a listening ear.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

`As' an ear-ring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, `So is' a wise reprover upon an obedient ear.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Like a nose-ring of gold and an ornament of the best gold, is a wise man who says sharp words to an ear ready to give attention.
- Basic English Bible

An ear-ring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, is a wise reprover upon an attentive ear.
- Darby Bible

As an ear-ring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, so is a wise reprover upon an obedient ear.
- Webster's Bible

As an earring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, so is a wise reprover to an obedient ear.
- World English Bible

A ring of gold, and an ornament of pure gold, [Is] the wise reprover to an attentive ear.
- Youngs Literal Bible

As an ear-ring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, so is a wise reprover upon an obedient ear.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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