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Proverbs 3:15 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— She is more precious than rubies: And none of the things thou canst desire are to be compared unto her.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— She [is] more precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared unto her.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— She is more precious than jewels; And nothing you desire compares with her.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— She is more precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared to her.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— She is more precious than rubies; and all the things thou canst desire are not equal unto her.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— More precious, is she, than corals, yea, none of thy delightful things, doth equal her:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Precious she [is] above rubies, And all thy pleasures are not comparable to her.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— She is more precious than all riches: and all the things that are desired, are not to be compared to her.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— She is more precious then Rubies: and all the things thou canst desire, are not to be compared vnto her.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And she is more valuable than precious stones: no evil thing shall resist her: she is well known to all that approach her, and no precious thing is equal to her in value.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— She [is] more precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared unto her.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
She x1931
(1931) Complement
הוּא
huw'
{hoo}
The second form is the feminine beyond the Pentateuch; a primitive word, the third person pronoun singular, he (she or it); only expressed when emphatic or without a verb; also (intensively) self, or (especially with the article) the same; sometimes (as demonstrative) this or that; occasionally (instead of copula) as or are.
[is] more precious 3368
{3368} Prime
יָקָר
yaqar
{yaw-kawr'}
From H3365; valuable (objectively or subjectively).
than rubies: 6443
{6443} Prime
פָּנִין
paniyn
{paw-neen'}
From the same as H6434; probably a pearl (as round).
x4480
(4480) Complement
מִן
min
{min}
For H4482; properly a part of; hence (prepositionally), from or out of in many senses.
and all x3605
(3605) Complement
כֹּל
kol
{kole}
From H3634; properly the whole; hence all, any or every (in the singular only, but often in a plural sense).
the things thou canst desire 2656
{2656} Prime
חֵפֶץ
chephets
{khay'-fets}
From H2654; pleasure; hence (abstractly) desire; concretely a valuable thing; hence (by extension) a matter (as something in mind).
are not x3808
(3808) Complement
לֹא
lo'
{lo}
lo; a primitive particle; not (the simple or abstract negation); by implication no; often used with other particles.
to be compared 7737
{7737} Prime
שָׁוַה
shavah
{shaw-vaw'}
A primitive root; properly to level, that is, equalize; figuratively to resemble; by implication to adjust (that is, counterbalance, be suitable, compose, place, yield, etc.).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
unto her.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 3:14-15.


Proverbs 3:15

_ _ rubies — gems, or pearls.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 3:13-20.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Proverbs 8:11 For wisdom [is] better than rubies; and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared to it.
Proverbs 20:15 There is gold, and a multitude of rubies: but the lips of knowledge [are] a precious jewel.
Proverbs 31:10 Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price [is] far above rubies.
Matthew 13:44-46 Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in a field; the which when a man hath found, he hideth, and for joy thereof goeth and selleth all that he hath, and buyeth that field. ... Who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had, and bought it.

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Psalms 63:3 Because thy lovingkindness [is] better than life, my lips shall praise thee.
Psalms 73:25-26 Whom have I in heaven [but thee]? and [there is] none upon earth [that] I desire beside thee. ... My flesh and my heart faileth: [but] God [is] the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever.
Romans 8:18 For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time [are] not worthy [to be compared] with the glory which shall be revealed in us.
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Ps 63:3; 73:25. Pv 8:11; 20:15; 31:10. Mt 13:44. Ro 8:18.

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