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Proverbs 16:31

    Proverbs 16:31 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The hoary head is a crown of glory; It shall be found in the way of righteousness.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The grey head is a crown of glory, if it is seen in the way of righteousness.

    Webster's Revision

    The hoary head is a crown of glory; It shall be found in the way of righteousness.

    World English Bible

    Gray hair is a crown of glory. It is attained by a life of righteousness.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The hoary head is a crown of glory, it shall be found in the way of righteousness.

    Definitions for Proverbs 16:31

    Hoary - White colored.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 16:31

    The hoary head is a crown of glory - The latter part of the verse is very well added, for many a sinner has a hoary head.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 16:31

    Omit "if." Literally, "it (i. e., the hoary head) is found in the way of righteousness," comes as the reward of righteousness.