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Proverbs 7:12

    Proverbs 7:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now is she without, now in the streets, and lieth in wait at every corner.)

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now is she without, now in the streets, and lies in wait at every corner.)

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now she is in the streets, now in the broad places, And lieth in wait at every corner.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now she is in the street, now in the open spaces, waiting at every turning of the road.

    Webster's Revision

    Now she is in the streets, now in the broad places, And lieth in wait at every corner.

    World English Bible

    Now she is in the streets, now in the squares, and lurking at every corner.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now she is in the streets, now in the broad places, and lieth in wait at every corner.

    Definitions for Proverbs 7:12

    Without - Outside.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 7:12

    Now is she without - She is continually exposing herself, and showing by her gait and gestures what she is, and what she wants. These two verses are a parenthesis, intended to show the character of the woman.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 7:12

    7:12 Without - Without the door of her house. Corner - Of the streets, where she might either conceal or discover herself, as she saw fit.