Proverbs 3:14

“For the merchandise of it is better than the merchandise of silver, and the gain thereof than fine gold.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For the merchandise of it is better then the merchandise of siluer, and the gaine thereof, then fine gold.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For her profit is better than the profit of silver And her gain better than fine gold.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For the gaining of it is better than the gaining of silver, And the profit thereof than fine gold.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For trading in it is better than trading in silver, and its profit greater than bright gold.
- Basic English Bible

For the gain thereof is better than the gain of silver, and her revenue than fine gold.
- Darby Bible

For the merchandise of it is better than the merchandise of silver, and the gain of it than fine gold.
- Webster's Bible

For her good profit is better than getting silver, and her return is better than fine gold.
- World English Bible

For better [is] her merchandise Than the merchandise of silver, And than gold -- her increase.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For the merchandise of it is better than the merchandise of silver, and the gain thereof than fine gold.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 3:14

  • S. Houghton for verse 14
    This verse means to me,.. "Your soul will be filled, with Blessings in such a measure that is "unimaginable " to us, even filled with small little answers to our secret hopes prayers. Praise God, Believe!

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