Proverbs 29:10

“The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his soul.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The bloodthirstie hate the vpright: but the iust seeke his soule.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Men of bloodshed hate the blameless, But the upright are concerned for his life.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The bloodthirsty hate him that is perfect; And as for the upright, they seek his life.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Men of blood are haters of the good man, and evil-doers go after his soul.
- Basic English Bible

The bloodthirsty hate the perfect, but the upright care for his soul.
- Darby Bible

The blood-thirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his soul.
- Webster's Bible

The bloodthirsty hate a man of integrity; and they seek the life of the upright.
- World English Bible

Men of blood hate the perfect, And the upright seek his soul.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The men of blood hate him that is sincere; and as for the upright, they seek his life.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 29:10


29:10 Seek - To preserve it.


Discussion for Proverbs 29:10

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