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Proverbs 24:34 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— So shall thy poverty come as a robber, And thy want as an armed man.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— So shall thy poverty come [as] one that travelleth; and thy want as an armed man.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Then your poverty will come [as] a robber And your want like an armed man.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— So shall thy poverty come [as] one that traveleth; and thy want as an armed man.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— So shall thy poverty come [as] a roving plunderer, and thy penury as an armed man.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— So shall come in, as a highwayman, thy poverty, and, thy want, as one armed with a shield.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— And thy poverty hath come [as] a traveller, And thy want as an armed man!
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And poverty shall come to thee as a runner, and beggary as an armed man.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— So shall thy pouertie come, [as] one that traueileth, and thy want, as an armed man.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— But if thou do this, thy poverty will come speedily; and thy want like a swift courier.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— So shall thy poverty come [as] one that travelleth; and thy want as an armed man.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
So shall thy poverty 7389
{7389} Prime
From H7326; poverty.
come 935
{0935} Prime
A primitive root; to go or come (in a wide variety of applications).
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
[as] one that travelleth; 1980
{1980} Prime
Akin to H3212; a primitive root; to walk (in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively).
<8693> Grammar
Stem - Hithpael (See H8819)
Mood - Participle (See H8813)
Count - 139
and thy want 4270
{4270} Prime
From H2637; deficiency; hence impoverishment.
as an armed 4043
{4043} Prime
From H1598; a shield (that is, the small one or buckler); figuratively a protector; also the scaly hide of the crocodile.
man. 376
{0376} Prime
Contracted for H0582 (or perhaps rather from an unused root meaning to be extant); a man as an individual or a male person; often used as an adjunct to a more definite term (and in such cases frequently not expressed in translation.).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 24:32-34.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 24:30-34.

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
thy poverty:

Proverbs 10:4 He becometh poor that dealeth [with] a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent maketh rich.
Proverbs 13:4 The soul of the sluggard desireth, and [hath] nothing: but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.

armed man:
Heb. a man of shield
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