Proverbs 5:10

“Lest strangers be filled with thy wealth; and thy labours be in the house of a stranger;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Lest strangers be filled with thy wealth, and thy labors be in the house of a stranger,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And strangers will be filled with your strength And your hard-earned goods {will go} to the house of an alien;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Lest strangers be filled with thy strength, And thy labors `be' in the house of an alien,
- American Standard Version (1901)

And strange men may be full of your wealth, and the fruit of your work go to the house of others;
- Basic English Bible

lest strangers be filled with thy wealth, and the fruits of thy toil [come] into the house of a stranger;
- Darby Bible

Lest strangers be filled with thy wealth; and thy labors be in the house of a stranger;
- Webster's Bible

lest strangers feast on your wealth, and your labors enrich another man's house.
- World English Bible

Lest strangers be filled [with] thy power, And thy labours in the house of a stranger,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Lest strangers be filled with thy strength, and thy labours be in the house of an alien;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 5:10


5:10 Strangers - Not only the strange women themselves, but others who are in league with them. Labors - Wealth gotten by thy labours.


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