Proverbs 8:3

“She crieth at the gates, at the entry of the city, at the coming in at the doors.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

She cryeth at the gates, at the entrie of the citie, at the comming in at the doores.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Beside the gates, at the opening to the city, At the entrance of the doors, she cries out:
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Beside the gates, at the entry of the city, At the coming in at the doors, she crieth aloud:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Where the roads go into the town her cry goes out, at the doorways her voice is loud:
- Basic English Bible

Beside the gates, at the entry of the city, at the coming in at the doors, she crieth aloud.
- Darby Bible

She crieth at the gates, at the entry of the city, at the entrance of the doors.
- Webster's Bible

Beside the gates, at the entry of the city, at the entry doors, she cries aloud:
- World English Bible

At the side of the gates, at the mouth of the city, The entrance of the openings, she crieth aloud,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Beside the gates, at the entry of the city, at the coming in at the doors, she crieth aloud:
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 8:3


8:3 Gates - The places of judgment, and of the confluence of people. The entry - To invite passengers at their first coming and to conduct them to her house. The doors - Of her house.


Discussion for Proverbs 8:3

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