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Proverbs 19:14

    Proverbs 19:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    House and riches are the inheritance of fathers: and a prudent wife is from the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    House and riches are the inheritance of fathers: and a prudent wife is from the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    House and riches are an inheritance from fathers; But a prudent wife is from Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    House and wealth are a heritage from fathers, but a wife with good sense is from the Lord.

    Webster's Revision

    House and riches are an inheritance from fathers; But a prudent wife is from Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    House and riches are an inheritance from fathers, but a prudent wife is from Yahweh.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    House and riches are an inheritance from fathers: but a prudent wife is from the LORD.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 19:14

    A prudent wife is from the Lord - One who has a good understanding, אשה משכלת ishshah mascaleth; who avoids complaining, though she may often have cause for it.