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Proverbs 1:24 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Because I have called, and ye have refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man hath regarded;
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man regarded;
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “Because I called and you refused, I stretched out my hand and no one paid attention;
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man regarded;
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no one regarded;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Because I called, and ye refused, I stretched out my hand, and no one regarded;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Because I have called, and ye refuse, I stretched out my hand, and none is attending,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Because I called, and you refused: I stretched out my hand, and there was none that regarded.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Because I haue called, and yee refused, I haue stretched out my hand, and no man regarded:
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Since I called, and ye did not hearken; and I spoke at length, and ye gave no heed;
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Because I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out my hand, and no man regarded;

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Because x3282
(3282) Complement
From an unused root meaning to pay attention; properly heed; by implication purpose (sake or account); used adverbially to indicate the reason or cause.
I have called, 7121
{7121} Prime
A primitive root (rather identical with H7122 through the idea of accosting a person met); to call out to (that is, properly address by name, but used in a wide variety of applications).
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
and ye refused; 3985
{3985} Prime
A primitive root; to refuse.
<8762> Grammar
Stem - Piel (See H8840)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 2447
I have stretched out 5186
{5186} Prime
A primitive root; to stretch or spread out; by implication to bend away (including moral deflection); used in a great variety of applications.
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
my hand, 3027
{3027} Prime
A primitive word; a hand (the open one (indicating power, means, direction, etc.), in distinction from H3709, the closed one); used (as noun, adverb, etc.) in a great variety of applications, both literally and figuratively, both proximate and remote.
and no man x369
(0369) Complement
As if from a primitive root meaning to be nothing or not exist; a non-entity; generally used as a negative particle.
regarded; 7181
{7181} Prime
A primitive root; to prick up the ears, that is, hearken.
<8688> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Participle (See H8813)
Count - 857
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 1:20-33.

Proverbs 1:24

_ _ stretched ... hand — Earnestness, especially in beseeching, is denoted by the figure (compare Job 11:13; Psalms 68:31; Psalms 88:9).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 1:20-33.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Proverbs 1:24

Called — By my ministers, by my judgments, and by the motions of my spirit and your own conscience.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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I have called:

Isaiah 50:2 Wherefore, when I came, [was there] no man? when I called, [was there] none to answer? Is my hand shortened at all, that it cannot redeem? or have I no power to deliver? behold, at my rebuke I dry up the sea, I make the rivers a wilderness: their fish stinketh, because [there is] no water, and dieth for thirst.
Isaiah 65:12 Therefore will I number you to the sword, and ye shall all bow down to the slaughter: because when I called, ye did not answer; when I spake, ye did not hear; but did evil before mine eyes, and did choose [that] wherein I delighted not.
Isaiah 66:4 I also will choose their delusions, and will bring their fears upon them; because when I called, none did answer; when I spake, they did not hear: but they did evil before mine eyes, and chose [that] in which I delighted not.
Jeremiah 7:13 And now, because ye have done all these works, saith the LORD, and I spake unto you, rising up early and speaking, but ye heard not; and I called you, but ye answered not;
Ezekiel 8:18 Therefore will I also deal in fury: mine eye shall not spare, neither will I have pity: and though they cry in mine ears with a loud voice, [yet] will I not hear them.
Zechariah 7:11-12 But they refused to hearken, and pulled away the shoulder, and stopped their ears, that they should not hear. ... Yea, they made their hearts [as] an adamant stone, lest they should hear the law, and the words which the LORD of hosts hath sent in his spirit by the former prophets: therefore came a great wrath from the LORD of hosts.
Matthew 22:5-6 But they made light of [it], and went their ways, one to his farm, another to his merchandise: ... And the remnant took his servants, and entreated [them] spitefully, and slew [them].
Matthew 23:37-38 O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, [thou] that killest the prophets, and stonest them which are sent unto thee, how often would I have gathered thy children together, even as a hen gathereth her chickens under [her] wings, and ye would not! ... Behold, your house is left unto you desolate.
Hebrews 12:25-26 See that ye refuse not him that speaketh. For if they escaped not who refused him that spake on earth, much more [shall not] we [escape], if we turn away from him that [speaketh] from heaven: ... Whose voice then shook the earth: but now he hath promised, saying, Yet once more I shake not the earth only, but also heaven.


Psalms 31:20 Thou shalt hide them in the secret of thy presence from the pride of man: thou shalt keep them secretly in a pavilion from the strife of tongues.
Acts 4:30 By stretching forth thine hand to heal; and that signs and wonders may be done by the name of thy holy child Jesus.
Romans 10:21 But to Israel he saith, All day long I have stretched forth my hands unto a disobedient and gainsaying people.
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Ps 31:20. Is 50:2; 65:12; 66:4. Jr 7:13. Ezk 8:18. Zc 7:11. Mt 22:5; 23:37. Ac 4:30. Ro 10:21. He 12:25.

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