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Proverbs 15:5

    Proverbs 15:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    A fool despiseth his father's instruction: but he that regardeth reproof is prudent.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    A fool despises his father's instruction: but he that regards reproof is prudent.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    A fool despiseth his father's correction; But he that regardeth reproof getteth prudence.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    A foolish man puts no value on his father's training; but he who has respect for teaching has good sense.

    Webster's Revision

    A fool despiseth his father's correction; But he that regardeth reproof getteth prudence.

    World English Bible

    A fool despises his father's correction, but he who heeds reproof shows prudence.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    A fool despiseth his father's correction: but he that regardeth reproof getteth prudence.

    Definitions for Proverbs 15:5

    Reproof - A scolding; rebuke.