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Proverbs 29:10

    Proverbs 29:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his soul.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his soul.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The bloodthirsty hate him that is perfect; And as for the upright, they seek his life.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Men of blood are haters of the good man, and evil-doers go after his soul.

    Webster's Revision

    The bloodthirsty hate him that is perfect; And as for the upright, they seek his life.

    World English Bible

    The bloodthirsty hate a man of integrity; and they seek the life of the upright.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The bloodthirsty hate him that is perfect: and as for the upright, they seek his life.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 29:10

    Seek his soul - i. e., "Care for, watch over, his life" (compare Psalm 142:4).

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 29:10

    29:10 Seek - To preserve it.