Proverbs 27:19

“As in water face answereth to face, so the heart of man to man.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

As in water face answereth to face: so the heart of man to man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

As in water face {reflects} face, So the heart of man {reflects} man.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

As in water face `answereth' to face, So the heart of man to man.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Like face looking at face in water, so are the hearts of men to one another.
- Basic English Bible

As [in] water face [answereth] to face, so the heart of man to man.
- Darby Bible

As in water face answereth to face, so the heart of man to man.
- Webster's Bible

As water reflects a face, so a man's heart reflects the man.
- World English Bible

As [in] water the face [is] to face, So the heart of man to man.
- Youngs Literal Bible

As in water face answereth to face, so the heart of man to man.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 27:19


27:19 So - So one man resembles another in the corruption of his nature.


Discussion for Proverbs 27:19

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