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Proverbs 28:6

    Proverbs 28:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Better is the poor that walketh in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Better is the poor that walks in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, Than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Better is the poor man whose ways are upright, than the man of wealth whose ways are not straight.

    Webster's Revision

    Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, Than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.

    World English Bible

    Better is the poor who walks in his integrity, than he who is perverse in his ways, and he is rich.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 28:6

    Perverse in his ways - literally, "Perverse in his double ways." Compare Ecclesiasticus 2:12 and James 1:8.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 28:6

    28:6 Better - In a much happier condition.