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Proverbs 18:12

    Proverbs 18:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour is humility.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honor is humility.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Before destruction the heart of man is haughty; And before honor goeth humility.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Before destruction the heart of man is full of pride, and before honour goes a gentle spirit.

    Webster's Revision

    Before destruction the heart of man is haughty; And before honor goeth humility.

    World English Bible

    Before destruction the heart of man is proud, but before honor is humility.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour goeth humility.

    Definitions for Proverbs 18:12

    Haughty - Proud; arrogant; lifted up.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 18:12

    Before destruction - See on Proverbs 11:2 (note); Proverbs 16:18 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 18:12

    Before - In the sense of priority of time.