Proverbs 25 :24

Proverbs 25 :24 Translations

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.

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 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 a corner of the house-top, than with a brawling woman and 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.

Definitions for Proverbs 25 :24

Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 25 :24

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

Barnes' Commentary on Proverbs 25 :24

Compare the Proverbs 21:9 note.

Wesley's Commentary on Proverbs 25 :24

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