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Proverbs 9:14 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And she sitteth at the door of her house, On a seat in the high places of the city,
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— For she sitteth at the door of her house, on a seat in the high places of the city,
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— She sits at the doorway of her house, On a seat by the high places of the city,
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— For she sitteth at the door of her house, on a seat in the high places of the city,
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And she sitteth at the entry of her house, on a seat in the high places of the city,
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— So she sitteth at the entrance of her house, upon a seat, in the heights of the city;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— And she hath sat at the opening of her house, On a throne—the high places of the city,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Sat at the door of her house, upon a seat, in a high place of the city,
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— For she sitteth at the doore of her house on a seate, in the high places of the Citie:
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— She sits at the doors of her house, on a seat openly in the streets,
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— For she sitteth at the door of her house, on a seat in the high places of the city,

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
For she sitteth 3427
{3427} Prime
יָשַׁב
yashab
{yaw-shab'}
A primitive root; properly to sit down (specifically as judge, in ambush, in quiet); by implication to dwell, to remain; causatively to settle, to marry.
z8804
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
at the door 6607
{6607} Prime
פֶּתַח
pethach
{peh'-thakh}
From H6605; an opening (literally), that is, door (gate) or entrance way.
of her house, 1004
{1004} Prime
בַּיִת
bayith
{bah'-yith}
Probably from H1129 abbreviated; a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.).
on x5921
(5921) Complement
עַל
`al
{al}
Properly the same as H5920 used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
a seat 3678
{3678} Prime
כִּסֵּא
kicce'
{kis-say'}
From H3680; properly covered, that is, a throne (as canopied).
in the high places 4791
{4791} Prime
מָרוֹם
marowm
{maw-rome'}
From H7311; altitude, that is, concretely (an elevated place), abstractly (elevation), fig (elation), or adverbial (aloft).
of the city, 7176
{7176} Prime
קֶרֶת
qereth
{keh'-reth}
From H7136 in the sense of building; a city.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Proverbs 9:14

_ _ on a seat — literally, “throne,” takes a prominent place, impudently and haughtily.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 9:13-18.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Proverbs 9:14

At the door — Watching for occasions of sin.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
she:

Proverbs 7:10-12 And, behold, there met him a woman [with] the attire of an harlot, and subtil of heart. ... Now [is she] without, now in the streets, and lieth in wait at every corner.)

in:

Proverbs 9:3 She hath sent forth her maidens: she crieth upon the highest places of the city,
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