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Proverbs 17:6

    Proverbs 17:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Children's children are the crown of old men; and the glory of children are their fathers.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Children's children are the crown of old men; and the glory of children are their fathers.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Children's children are the crown of old men; And the glory of children are their fathers.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Children's children are the crown of old men, and the glory of children is their fathers.

    Webster's Revision

    Children's children are the crown of old men; And the glory of children are their fathers.

    World English Bible

    Children's children are the crown of old men; the glory of children are their parents.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Children's children are the crown of old men; and the glory of children are their fathers.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 17:6

    The reciprocity of good in sustained family relationships. A long line of children's children is the glory of old age, a long line of ancestors the glory of their descendants.