Proverbs 17 :20

Proverbs 17 :20 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

He that has a fraudulent heart finds no good: and he that has a perverse tongue falls into mischief.

American King James Version (AKJV)

He that has a fraudulent heart finds no good: and he that has a perverse tongue falls into mischief.

American Standard Version (ASV)

He that hath a wayward heart findeth no good; And he that hath a perverse tongue falleth into mischief.

Basic English Translation (BBE)

Nothing good comes to him whose heart is fixed on evil purposes: and he who has an evil tongue will come to trouble.

Webster's Revision

He that hath a froward heart findeth no good: and he that hath a perverse tongue falleth into mischief.

World English Bible

One who has a perverse heart doesn't find prosperity, and one who has a deceitful tongue falls into trouble.

English Revised Version (ERV)

He that hath a froward heart findeth no good: and he that hath a perverse tongue falleth into mischief.

Definitions for Proverbs 17 :20

Froward - Perverse; deceitful; false.

Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 17 :20

Barnes's Commentary on Proverbs 17 :20

Wesley's Commentary on Proverbs 17 :20

17:20 No good - Shall not get that advantage which he expects.
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