Proverbs 6:2

“Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the words of thy mouth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the wordes of thy mouth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

{If} you have been snared with the words of your mouth, Have been caught with the words of your mouth,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, Thou art taken with the words of thy mouth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You are taken as in a net by the words of your mouth, the sayings of your lips have overcome you.
- Basic English Bible

thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the words of thy mouth.
- Darby Bible

Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the words of thy mouth.
- Webster's Bible

You are trapped by the words of your mouth. You are ensnared with the words of your mouth.
- World English Bible

Hast been snared with sayings of thy mouth, Hast been captured with sayings of thy mouth,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou art snared by the words of thy mouth, thou art caught by the words of thy mouth--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 6:2

  • Benjamin C. for verse 2
    This verse is so accurate. I challenge you to consistently speak positive words about people, places, things, and ideas. See if it doesn 't make a difference in your life. It will and you can take that to the bank!
  • god gave me this scripture wen I was douting a prayer
  • Prophet kelvin for verse 2
    this is powerful I love d arrangement and the interpretation of the word.thou are trapped by ur. own words therefore u must learn to control ur tongue and renew ur mind daily with the word of God. create quality time in God's presence nd in scriptural prophetic meditation
  • This is my problem, I see that now.

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