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Proverbs 18:10

    Proverbs 18:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runs into it, and is safe.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The name of Jehovah is a strong tower; The righteous runneth into it, and is safe.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The name of the Lord is a strong tower: the upright man running into it is safe.

    Webster's Revision

    The name of Jehovah is a strong tower; The righteous runneth into it, and is safe.

    World English Bible

    The name of Yahweh is a strong tower: the righteous run to him, and are safe.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 18:10

    The name of the Lord is a strong tower - The name of the Lord may be taken for the Lord himself; he is a strong tower, a refuge, and place of complete safety, to all that trust in him. What a strong fortress is to the besieged, the like is God to his persecuted, tempted, afflicted followers.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 18:10

    Safe - literally, as in the margin i. e., is exalted. Compare Psalm 18:2, Psalm 18:33.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 18:10

    18:10 The name - The Lord, as he hath revealed himself in his works, and in his word by his promises.