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Proverbs 30:22

    Proverbs 30:22 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For a servant when he reigneth; and a fool when he is filled with meat;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For a servant when he reigns; and a fool when he is filled with meat;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    For a servant when he is king; And a fool when he is filled with food;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    A servant when he becomes a king; a man without sense when his wealth is increased;

    Webster's Revision

    For a servant when he is king; And a fool when he is filled with food;

    World English Bible

    For a servant when he is king; a fool when he is filled with food;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For a servant when he is king; and a fool when he is filled with meat;

    Definitions for Proverbs 30:22

    Meat - Food.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 30:22

    30:22 A servant - For such an one is commonly ignorant, and therefore commits many errors; he is poor, and therefore insatiable, he is proud and imperious, and usually injurious and cruel. A fool - A conceited fool. When - When he abounds in wealth.