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Proverbs 26:26

    Proverbs 26:26 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Whose hatred is covered by deceit, his wickedness shall be shewed before the whole congregation.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Whose hatred is covered by deceit, his wickedness shall be showed before the whole congregation.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Though his hatred cover itself with guile, His wickedness shall be openly showed before the assembly.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Though his hate is covered with deceit, his sin will be seen openly before the meeting of the people.

    Webster's Revision

    Though his hatred cover itself with guile, His wickedness shall be openly showed before the assembly.

    World English Bible

    His malice may be concealed by deception, but his wickedness will be exposed in the assembly.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Though his hatred cover itself with guile, his wickedness shall be openly shewed before the congregation.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 26:26

    Better, "Hatred is covered by deceit, but in the midst of the congregation his wickedness will be made manifest," i. e., then, in the time of need, the feigned friendship will pass into open enmity.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 26:26

    26:26 Deceit - With false professions of love.