Proverbs 7:4

“Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister; and call understanding thy kinswoman:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Say vnto Wisedome, Thou art my sister, and call Understanding thy kinse woman,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Say to wisdom, "You are my sister, And call understanding {your} intimate friend;"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister; And call understanding `thy' kinswoman:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Say to wisdom, You are my sister; let knowledge be named your special friend:
- Basic English Bible

Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister, and call intelligence [thy] kinswoman:
- Darby Bible

Say to wisdom, Thou art my sister; and call understanding thy kinswoman:
- Webster's Bible

Tell wisdom, "You are my sister." Call understanding your relative,
- World English Bible

Say to wisdom, `My sister Thou [art].' And cry to understanding, `Kinswoman!'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Say unto wisdom: 'Thou art my sister', and call understanding thy kinswoman;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 7:4


7:4 And call - Acquaint and delight thyself with her.


Discussion for Proverbs 7:4

  • Deborah K Pierce for verse 4
    This is the word in season I heard this morning Understanding thou art my kinswoman wisdom thou art my sister

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