Proverbs 8:21

“That I may cause those that love me to inherit substance; and I will fill their treasures.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That I may cause those that loue me, to inherite substance: and I will fill their treasures.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

To endow those who love me with wealth, That I may fill their treasuries.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

That I may cause those that love me to inherit substance, And that I may fill their treasuries.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So that I may give my lovers wealth for their heritage, making their store-houses full.
- Basic English Bible

that I may cause those that love me to inherit substance; and I will fill their treasuries.
- Darby Bible

That I may cause those that love me to inherit substance; and I will fill their treasures.
- Webster's Bible

That I may give wealth to those who love me. I fill their treasuries.
- World English Bible

To cause my lovers to inherit substance, Yea, their treasures I fill.
- Youngs Literal Bible

That I may cause those that love me to inherit substance, and that I may fill their treasuries.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 8:21


8:21 Substance - Substantial happiness: opposed to all worldly enjoyments, which are but mere shadows.


Discussion for Proverbs 8:21

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