By the blessing
; by implication prosperity
of the upright
(literally or figuratively).
in the sense of building; a city
A primitive root; to be high
actively to rise
(in various applications, literally or figuratively).
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 19885
but it is overthrown
A primitive root; to pull
down or in pieces, break
Stem - Niphal (See H8833
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 1602
by the mouth
; the mouth
(as the means of blowing
), whether literally or figuratively (particularly speech
); specifically edge
; adverbially (with preposition) according to
of the wicked.
; morally wrong
; concretely an (actively) bad
_ _ By the blessing implying active benevolence.
The blessing Wherewith they bless the city, by their sincere prayers, and wise and wholesome counsels. The mouth By their curses, and oaths, and blasphemies, and wicked counsels.
- the blessing:
Proverbs 14:34 Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin [is] a reproach to any people.
Proverbs 29:8 Scornful men bring a city into a snare: but wise [men] turn away wrath.
Genesis 41:38-42 And Pharaoh said unto his servants, Can we find [such a one] as this [is], a man in whom the Spirit of God [is]? ... And Pharaoh took off his ring from his hand, and put it upon Joseph's hand, and arrayed him in vestures of fine linen, and put a gold chain about his neck;
Genesis 45:8 So now [it was] not you [that] sent me hither, but God: and he hath made me a father to Pharaoh, and lord of all his house, and a ruler throughout all the land of Egypt.
2 Chronicles 32:20-22 And for this [cause] Hezekiah the king, and the prophet Isaiah the son of Amoz, prayed and cried to heaven. ... Thus the LORD saved Hezekiah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem from the hand of Sennacherib the king of Assyria, and from the hand of all [other], and guided them on every side.
Job 22:30 He shall deliver the island of the innocent: and it is delivered by the pureness of thine hands.
Ecclesiastes 9:15 Now there was found in it a poor wise man, and he by his wisdom delivered the city; yet no man remembered that same poor man.
2 Samuel 20:1 And there happened to be there a man of Belial, whose name [was] Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjamite: and he blew a trumpet, and said, We have no part in David, neither have we inheritance in the son of Jesse: every man to his tents, O Israel.
Esther 3:8-15 And Haman said unto king Ahasuerus, There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed among the people in all the provinces of thy kingdom; and their laws [are] diverse from all people; neither keep they the king's laws: therefore it [is] not for the king's profit to suffer them. ... The posts went out, being hastened by the king's commandment, and the decree was given in Shushan the palace. And the king and Haman sat down to drink; but the city Shushan was perplexed.
Esther 9:1-16 Now in the twelfth month, that [is], the month Adar, on the thirteenth day of the same, when the king's commandment and his decree drew near to be put in execution, in the day that the enemies of the Jews hoped to have power over them, (though it was turned to the contrary, that the Jews had rule over them that hated them;) ... But the other Jews that [were] in the king's provinces gathered themselves together, and stood for their lives, and had rest from their enemies, and slew of their foes seventy and five thousand, but they laid not their hands on the prey,
James 3:6 And the tongue [is] a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defileth the whole body, and setteth on fire the course of nature; and it is set on fire of hell.
WWW Chat Bible Commentary
User-Posted Comments on Proverbs 11:11