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Proverbs 26:3

    Proverbs 26:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    A whip for the horse, a bridle for the ass, and a rod for the fool's back.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    A whip for the horse, a bridle for the ass, and a rod for the fool's back.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    A whip for the horse, a bridle for the ass, And a rod for the back of fools.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    A whip for the horse, a mouth-bit for the ass, and a rod for the back of the foolish.

    Webster's Revision

    A whip for the horse, a bridle for the ass, And a rod for the back of fools.

    World English Bible

    A whip is for the horse, a bridle for the donkey, and a rod for the back of fools!

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    A whip for the horse, a bridle for the ass, and a rod for the back of fools.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 26:3

    A whip for the horse - Correction is as suitable to a fool, as a whip is for a horse, or a bridle for an ass.