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Proverbs 22:5

    Proverbs 22:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Thorns and snares are in the way of the froward: he that doth keep his soul shall be far from them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Thorns and snares are in the way of the fraudulent: he that does keep his soul shall be far from them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Thorns and'snares are in the way of the perverse: He that keepeth his soul shall be far from them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Thorns and nets are in the way of the twisted: he who keeps watch over his soul will be far from them.

    Webster's Revision

    Thorns and'snares are in the way of the perverse: He that keepeth his soul shall be far from them.

    World English Bible

    Thorns and snares are in the path of the wicked: whoever guards his soul stays from them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Thorns and snares are in the way of the froward: he that keepeth his soul shall be far from them.

    Definitions for Proverbs 22:5

    Doth - To do; to produce; make.
    Froward - Perverse; deceitful; false.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 22:5

    Thorns and snares - Various difficulties, trials, and sufferings.