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Proverbs 2:6

    Proverbs 2:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For the LORD giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For the LORD gives wisdom: out of his mouth comes knowledge and understanding.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    For Jehovah giveth wisdom; Out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For the Lord gives wisdom; out of his mouth come knowledge and reason:

    Webster's Revision

    For Jehovah giveth wisdom; Out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding:

    World English Bible

    For Yahweh gives wisdom. Out of his mouth comes knowledge and understanding.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For the LORD giveth wisdom; out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding:

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 2:6

    People do not gain wisdom by any efforts of their own, but God gives it according to the laws of His own goodness.