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Proverbs 7:27 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Her house is the way to Sheol, Going down to the chambers of death.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Her house [is] the way to hell, going down to the chambers of death.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Her house is the way to Sheol, Descending to the chambers of death.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Her house [is] the way to hell, going down to the chambers of death.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Her house is the way to Sheol, going down to the chambers of death.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Ways to hades, are in her house, descending into the chambers of death.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— The ways of Sheol—her house, Going down unto inner chambers of death!
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Her house is the way to hell, reaching even to the inner chambers of death.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Her house [is] the way to hell, going downe to the chambers of death.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Her house is the way of hell, leading down to the chambers of death.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Her house [is] the way to hell, going down to the chambers of death.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Her house 1004
{1004} Prime
בַּיִת
bayith
{bah'-yith}
Probably from H1129 abbreviated; a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.).
[is] the way 1870
{1870} Prime
דֶּרֶךְ
derek
{deh'-rek}
From H1869; a road (as trodden); figuratively a course of life or mode of action, often adverbially.
to hell, 7585
{7585} Prime
שְׁאוֹל
sh@'owl
{sheh-ole'}
From H7592; hades or the world of the dead (as if a subterranian retreat), including its accessories and inmates.
going down 3381
{3381} Prime
יָרַד
yarad
{yaw-rad'}
A primitive root; to descend (literally to go downwards; or conventionally to a lower region, as the shore, a boundary, the enemy, etc.; or figuratively to fall); causatively to bring down (in all the above applications).
z8802
<8802> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814)
Count - 5386
to x413
(0413) Complement
אֵל
'el
{ale}
(Used only in the shortened constructive form (the second form)); a primitive particle, properly denoting motion towards, but occasionally used of a quiescent position, that is, near, with or among; often in general, to.
the chambers 2315
{2315} Prime
חֶדֶר
cheder
{kheh'-der}
From H2314; an apartment (usually literally).
of death. 4194
{4194} Prime
מָוֶת
maveth
{maw'-veth}
From H4191; death (natural or violent); concretely the dead, their place or state (hades); figuratively pestilence, ruin.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Proverbs 2:18-19 For her house inclineth unto death, and her paths unto the dead. ... None that go unto her return again, neither take they hold of the paths of life.
Proverbs 5:5 Her feet go down to death; her steps take hold on hell.
Proverbs 9:18 But he knoweth not that the dead [are] there; [and that] her guests [are] in the depths of hell.
Ecclesiastes 7:26 And I find more bitter than death the woman, whose heart [is] snares and nets, [and] her hands [as] bands: whoso pleaseth God shall escape from her; but the sinner shall be taken by her.
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