Proverbs 27:18

“Whoso keepeth the fig tree shall eat the fruit thereof: so he that waiteth on his master shall be honoured.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Whoso keepeth the figtree, shall eate the fruit therof: so he that waiteth on his master, shall be honoured.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who tends the fig tree will eat its fruit, And he who cares for his master will be honored.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Whoso keepeth the fig-tree shall eat the fruit thereof; And he that regardeth his master shall be honored.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Whoever keeps a fig-tree will have its fruit; and the servant waiting on his master will be honoured.
- Basic English Bible

Whoso keepeth the fig-tree shall eat the fruit thereof; and he that guardeth his master shall be honoured.
- Darby Bible

He that keepeth the fig-tree shall eat the fruit of it: so he that waiteth on his master shall be honored.
- Webster's Bible

Whoever tends the fig tree shall eat its fruit. He who looks after his master shall be honored.
- World English Bible

The keeper of a fig-tree eateth its fruit, And the preserver of his master is honoured.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Whoso keepeth the fig-tree shall eat the fruit thereof; and he that waiteth on his master shall be honoured.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 27:18


27:18 So he - That serves him faithfully, prudently, and diligently.


Discussion for Proverbs 27:18

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