Proverbs 6:26

“For by means of a whorish woman a man is brought to a piece of bread: and the adulteress will hunt for the precious life.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 6:26

For by meanes of a whorish woman, a man is brought to a piece of bread: and the adulteresse will hunt for the precious life.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For on account of a harlot {one is reduced} to a loaf of bread, And an adulteress hunts for the precious life.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For on account of a harlot `a man is brought' to a piece of bread; And the adulteress hunteth for the precious life.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For a loose woman is looking for a cake of bread, but another man's wife goes after one's very life.
- Basic English Bible

for by means of a whorish woman [a man is brought] to a loaf of bread, and another's wife doth hunt for the precious soul.
- Darby Bible

For by means of a lewd woman a man is brought to a piece of bread: and the adulteress will hunt for the precious life.
- Webster's Bible

For a prostitute reduces you to a piece of bread. The adulteress hunts for your precious life.
- World English Bible

For a harlot consumeth unto a cake of bread, And an adulteress the precious soul hunteth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For on account of a harlot a man is brought to a loaf of bread, but the adulteress hunteth for the precious life.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 6:26

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 6:26


6:25 Eye - lids - With her wanton glances,


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