Proverbs 20 :6

Proverbs 20 :6 Translations

American King James Version (AKJV)

Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find?

King James Version (KJV)

Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find?

American Standard Version (ASV)

Most men will proclaim every one his own kindness; But a faithful man who can find?

Basic English Translation (BBE)

Most men make no secret of their kind acts: but where is a man of good faith to be seen?

Webster's Revision

Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find?

World English Bible

Many men claim to be men of unfailing love, but who can find a faithful man?

English Revised Version (ERV)

Most men wilt proclaim every one his own kindness: but a faithful man who can find?

Definitions for Proverbs 20 :6

Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 20 :6

Most men will proclaim - Many men merciful ben clepid: a feithful man forsoth, who schal finde? Old MS. Bible.

Barnes' Commentary on Proverbs 20 :6

Goodness - With the special sense of bounty, beneficence. Contrast promise and performance. People boast of their liberality, yet we look in vain for the fulfillment of actual obligations.

Wesley's Commentary on Proverbs 20 :6

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