Proverbs 31:6

“Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto those that be of heavy hearts.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 31:6

Giue strong drinke vnto him that is ready to perish, and wine vnto those that be of heauie hearts.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Give strong drink to him who is perishing, And wine to him whose life is bitter.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, And wine unto the bitter in soul:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Give strong drink to him who is near to destruction, and wine to him whose soul is bitter:
- Basic English Bible

Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto the bitter of soul:
- Darby Bible

Give strong drink to him that is ready to perish, and wine to those that are of heavy hearts.
- Webster's Bible

Give strong drink to him who is ready to perish; and wine to the bitter in soul:
- World English Bible

Give strong drink to the perishing, And wine to the bitter in soul,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto the bitter in soul;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 31:6

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 31:6


31:6 To perish - To faint; for such need a cordial.


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