Proverbs 31:18

“She perceiveth that her merchandise is good: her candle goeth not out by night.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 31:18

She perceiueth that her merchandise is good; her candle goeth not out by night.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

She senses that her gain is good; Her lamp does not go out at night.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

She perceiveth that her merchandise is profitable: Her lamp goeth not out by night.
- American Standard Version (1901)

She sees that her marketing is of profit to her: her light does not go out by night.
- Basic English Bible

She perceiveth that her earning is good; her lamp goeth not out by night.
- Darby Bible

She perceiveth that her merchandise is good: her candle goeth not out by night.
- Webster's Bible

She perceives that her merchandise is profitable. Her lamp doesn't go out by night.
- World English Bible

She hath perceived when her merchandise [is] good, Her lamp is not extinguished in the night.
- Youngs Literal Bible

She perceiveth that her merchandise is good; her lamp goeth not out by night.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 31:18

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 31:18


31:18 Perceiveth - She finds great comfort in her labours. Her candle - Which is not to be taken strictly, but only signifies her unwearied care and industry.


Discussion for Proverbs 31:18

  • Thabang Manonyane on Proverbs 31:18
    For me to perceive that your merchandise is good, is learning more toward how she knows her value, she knows she is beautiful and she is high quality without being told, and she also appreciate the gift of a husband Go gives her and recognizes the value of that merchandise as well, she is satisfied, she perceiveth that her merchandise is good.


 

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