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Proverbs 16:5

    Proverbs 16:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to Jehovah: Though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Everyone who has pride in his heart is disgusting to the Lord: he will certainly not go free from punishment.

    Webster's Revision

    Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to Jehovah: Though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

    World English Bible

    Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to Yahweh: they shall certainly not be unpunished.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 16:5

    Though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished - The day of wrath shall come on the wicked, whatever means he may take to avoid it. See Proverbs 11:21.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 16:5

    See the marginal reference note.