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Proverbs 28:19

    Proverbs 28:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    He that tilleth his land shall have plenty of bread: but he that followeth after vain persons shall have poverty enough.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    He that tills his land shall have plenty of bread: but he that follows after vain persons shall have poverty enough.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    He that tilleth his land shall have plenty of bread; But he that followeth after vain persons'shall have poverty enough.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    By ploughing his land a man will have bread in full measure; but he who goes after good-for-nothing persons will be poor enough.

    Webster's Revision

    He that tilleth his land shall have plenty of bread; But he that followeth after vain persons'shall have poverty enough.

    World English Bible

    One who works his land will have an abundance of food; but one who chases fantasies will have his fill of poverty.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    He that tilleth his land shall have plenty of bread: but he that followeth after vain persons shall have poverty enough.

    Definitions for Proverbs 28:19

    Vain - Empty; foolish; useless.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 28:19

    He that tilleth his land - See Proverbs 12:11.