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Proverbs 30:11

    Proverbs 30:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    There is a generation that curses their father, and does not bless their mother.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    There is a generation that curse their father, And bless not their mother.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    There is a generation who put a curse on their father, and do not give a blessing to their mother.

    Webster's Revision

    There is a generation that curse their father, And bless not their mother.

    World English Bible

    There is a generation that curses their father, and doesn't bless their mother.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother.

    Definitions for Proverbs 30:11

    Doth - To do; to produce; make.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 30:11

    There is a generation - There are such persons in the world. In this and the three following verses the wise man points out four grand evils that prevailed in his time.

    The first, Those who not only did not honor, but who evil-treated, their parents.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 30:11

    As the teacher had uttered what he most desired, so now he tells what he most abhorred; and in true-harmony with the teaching of the Ten Commandments places in the foremost rank those who rise against the Fifth.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 30:11

    30:11 A generation - A sort of men.