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Proverbs 25:24

    Proverbs 25:24 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman and in a wide house.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman and in a wide house.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, Than with a contentious woman in a wide house.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    It is better to be living in an angle of the house-top, than with a bitter-tongued woman in a wide house.

    Webster's Revision

    It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, Than with a contentious woman in a wide house.

    World English Bible

    It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than to share a house with a contentious woman.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    It is better to dwell in the comer of the housetop, than with a contentious woman in a wide house.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 25:24

    It is better to dwell in a corner - See the note on Proverbs 21:9 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 25:24

    Compare the Proverbs 21:9 note.