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Proverbs 24:3

    Proverbs 24:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Through wisdom is an house builded; and by understanding it is established:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Through wisdom is an house built; and by understanding it is established:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Through wisdom is a house builded; And by understanding it is established;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The building of a house is by wisdom, and by reason it is made strong:

    Webster's Revision

    Through wisdom is a house builded; And by understanding it is established;

    World English Bible

    Through wisdom a house is built; by understanding it is established;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Through wisdom is an house builded; and by understanding it is established:

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 24:3

    Through wisdom is a house blinded - That is, a family; household affairs. See the notes on Proverbs 9:1 (note), etc.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 24:3

    The "house" is figurative of the whole life, the "chambers" of all regions, inward and outward, of it.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 24:3

    24:3 Through wisdom - There is no need that thou shouldest raise thy family by ruining others, which thou mayest more effectually do by wisdom.