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Proverbs 5:1

    Proverbs 5:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    My son, attend unto my wisdom, and bow thine ear to my understanding:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    My son, attend to my wisdom, and bow your ear to my understanding:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    My son, attend unto my wisdom; Incline thine ear to my understanding:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    My son, give attention to my wisdom; let your ear be turned to my teaching:

    Webster's Revision

    My son, attend unto my wisdom; Incline thine ear to my understanding:

    World English Bible

    My son, pay attention to my wisdom. Turn your ear to my understanding:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    My son, attend unto my wisdom; incline thine ear to my understanding:

    Definitions for Proverbs 5:1

    Ear - To work, till, or plough the ground.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 5:1

    Attend unto my wisdom - Take the following lessons from my own experience.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 5:1

    The formula of a new counsel, introducing another warning against the besetting sin of youth Proverbs 2:16.