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Proverbs 8:3 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Beside the gates, at the entry of the city, At the coming in at the doors, she crieth aloud:
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— She crieth at the gates, at the entry of the city, at the coming in at the doors.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Beside the gates, at the opening to the city, At the entrance of the doors, she cries out:
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— She crieth at the gates, at the entry of the city, at the entrance of the doors.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Beside the gates, at the entry of the city, at the coming in at the doors, she crieth aloud.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Beside the gates, at the entrance of the city,—at the going in of the openings, she shouteth:—
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— At the side of the gates, at the mouth of the city, The entrance of the openings, she crieth aloud,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Beside the gates of the city, in the very doors she speaketh, saying:
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— She cryeth at the gates, at the entrie of the citie, at the comming in at the doores.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— For she sits by the gates of princes, and sings in the entrances, [saying],
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— She crieth at the gates, at the entry of the city, at the coming in at the doors.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
She crieth 7442
{7442} Prime
רָנַן
ranan
{raw-nan'}
A primitive root; properly to creak (or emit a stridulous sound), that is, to shout (usually for joy).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
at 3027
{3027} Prime
יָד
yad
{yawd}
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.
the gates, 8179
{8179} Prime
שַׁעַר
sha`ar
{shah'-ar}
From H8176 in its original sense; an opening, that is, door or gate.
at the entry 6310
{6310} Prime
פֶּה
peh
{peh}
From H6284; the mouth (as the means of blowing), whether literally or figuratively (particularly speech); specifically edge, portion or side; adverbially (with preposition) according to.
of the city, 7176
{7176} Prime
קֶרֶת
qereth
{keh'-reth}
From H7136 in the sense of building; a city.
at the coming 3996
{3996} Prime
מָבוֹא
mabow'
{maw-bo'}
From H0935; an entrance (the place or the act); specifically (with or without H8121) sunset or the west; also (adverbially with preposition) towards.
in at the doors. 6607
{6607} Prime
פֶּתַח
pethach
{peh'-thakh}
From H6605; an opening (literally), that is, door (gate) or entrance way.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 8:1-4.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 8:1-11.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Proverbs 8:3

Gates — The places of judgment, and of the confluence of people. The entry — To invite passengers at their first coming and to conduct them to her house. The doors — Of her house.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Proverbs 8:3

She crieth at (b) the gates, at the entry of the city, at the entrance of the doors.

(b) Where the people resorted most and which was the place of justice.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Matthew 22:9 Go ye therefore into the highways, and as many as ye shall find, bid to the marriage.
Luke 14:21-23 So that servant came, and shewed his lord these things. Then the master of the house being angry said to his servant, Go out quickly into the streets and lanes of the city, and bring in hither the poor, and the maimed, and the halt, and the blind. ... And the lord said unto the servant, Go out into the highways and hedges, and compel [them] to come in, that my house may be filled.
John 18:20 Jesus answered him, I spake openly to the world; I ever taught in the synagogue, and in the temple, whither the Jews always resort; and in secret have I said nothing.
Acts 5:20 Go, stand and speak in the temple to the people all the words of this life.
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