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Proverbs 31:11

    Proverbs 31:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The heart of her husband does safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The heart of her husband trusteth in her, And he shall have no lack of gain.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The heart of her husband has faith in her, and he will have profit in full measure.

    Webster's Revision

    The heart of her husband trusteth in her, And he shall have no lack of gain.

    World English Bible

    The heart of her husband trusts in her. He shall have no lack of gain.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The heart of her husband trusteth in her, and he shall have no lack of gain.

    Definitions for Proverbs 31:11

    Doth - To do; to produce; make.
    Spoil - Booty; prey.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 31:11

    The heart of her husband -

    3. She is an unspotted wife. The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her - he knows she will take care that a proper provision is made for his household, and will not waste any thing. He has no need for spoil - he is not obliged to go out on predatory excursions, to provide for his family, at the expense of the neighboring tribes.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 31:11

    No need of spoil - Better, no lack of gain, lack of honest gain.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 31:11

    31:11 No need - He shall have no need to use indirect courses to get wealth.