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Proverbs 27:15

    Proverbs 27:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    A continual dropping in a very rainy day And a contentious woman are alike:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Like an unending dropping on a day of rain is a bitter-tongued woman.

    Webster's Revision

    A continual dropping in a very rainy day And a contentious woman are alike:

    World English Bible

    A continual dropping on a rainy day and a contentious wife are alike:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike:

    Definitions for Proverbs 27:15

    Contentious - Loving quarrel; fond of strife.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 27:15

    A continual dropping - See Proverbs 19:13.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 27:15

    Continual dropping - Here, as in the marginal reference, the flat, earthen roof of Eastern houses, always liable to cracks and leakage, supplies the groundwork of the similitude.