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Proverbs 3:28

    Proverbs 3:28 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Say not unto thy neighbour, Go, and come again, and to morrow I will give; when thou hast it by thee.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Say not to your neighbor, Go, and come again, and to morrow I will give; when you have it by you.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Say not unto thy neighbor, Go, and come again, And to-morrow I will give; When thou hast it by thee.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Say not to your neighbour, Go, and come again, and tomorrow I will give; when you have it by you at the time.

    Webster's Revision

    Say not unto thy neighbor, Go, and come again, And to-morrow I will give; When thou hast it by thee.

    World English Bible

    Don't say to your neighbor, "Go, and come again; tomorrow I will give it to you," when you have it by you.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Say not unto thy neighbour, Go, and come again, and tomorrow I will give; when thou hast it by thee.

    Definitions for Proverbs 3:28

    Morrow - Next day; tomorrow.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 3:28

    Say not unto thy neighbor - Do not refuse a kindness when it is in thy power to perform it. If thou have the means by thee, and thy neighbor's necessities be pressing, do not put him off till the morrow. Death may take either him or thee before that time.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 3:28

    Procrastination is especially fatal to the giving impulse. The Septuagint adds the caution: "for thou knowest not what the morrow will bring forth."

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 3:28

    3:28 Say not - The former verse forbad the denial, and this forbids the delay of this duty.