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Proverbs 26:11

    Proverbs 26:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    As a dog returneth to his vomit, so a fool returneth to his folly.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    As a dog returns to his vomit, so a fool returns to his folly.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    As a dog that returneth to his vomit,'so is a fool that repeateth his folly.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Like a dog going back to the food which he has not been able to keep down, is the foolish man doing his foolish acts over again.

    Webster's Revision

    As a dog that returneth to his vomit,'so is a fool that repeateth his folly.

    World English Bible

    As a dog that returns to his vomit, so is a fool who repeats his folly.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    As a dog that returneth to his vomit, so is a fool that repeateth his folly.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 26:11

    As a dog returneth to his vomit - See note on 2 Peter 2:22.