Proverbs 31:16

“She considereth a field, and buyeth it: with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

She considereth a field, and buyeth it: with the fruit of her handes she planteth a Uineyard.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

She considers a field and buys it; From her earnings she plants a vineyard.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

She considereth a field, and buyeth it; With the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.
- American Standard Version (1901)

After looking at a field with care, she gets it for a price, planting a vine-garden with the profit of her work.
- Basic English Bible

She considereth a field, and acquireth it; of the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.
- Darby Bible

She considereth a field, and buyeth it: with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.
- Webster's Bible

She considers a field, and buys it. With the fruit of her hands, she plants a vineyard.
- World English Bible

She hath considered a field, and taketh it, From the fruit of her hands she hath planted a vineyard.
- Youngs Literal Bible

She considereth a field, and buyeth it; with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 31:16


31:16 Considereth - Whether it be fit for her use. The fruit - With the effects of her diligence. Planteth - She improves the land to the best advantage.


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