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Proverbs 27:26

    Proverbs 27:26 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The lambs are for thy clothing, and the goats are the price of the field.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The lambs are for your clothing, and the goats are the price of the field.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The lambs are for thy clothing, And the goats are the price of the field;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The lambs are for your clothing, and the he-goats make the value of a field:

    Webster's Revision

    The lambs are for thy clothing, And the goats are the price of the field;

    World English Bible

    The lambs are for your clothing, and the goats are the price of a field.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The lambs are for thy clothing, and the goats are the price of the field:

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 27:26

    The lambs are for thy clothing - So many fleeces are given in some places as rent to the landlord.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 27:26

    27:26 The price - By the sale whereof thou mayest either pay the rent of the field which thou hirest, or purchase fields or lands. Goats might better be spared and sold than sheep, which brought a more constant profit to the owner.