Proverbs 6:5 {6}
Good News Translation
Get out of the trap like a bird or a deer escaping from a hunter.

Contemporary English Version
Save yourself, just as a deer or a bird tries to escape from a hunter.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Go to the ant, O sluggard, and consider her ways, and learn wisdom:

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Go to the ant, O sluggard, and consider her ways, and learn wisdom:

as a bird

Proverbs 1:17 And they themselves lie in wait for their own blood, and practise deceits against their own souls.

Psalm 11:1 Unto the end. A psalm to David.

Psalm 124:7 Our soul hath been delivered as a sparrow out of the snare of the fowlers. The snare is broken, and we are delivered.

Context
Warnings Against Foolishness
4Deliver thyself as a doe from the hand, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler. 5Go to the ant, O sluggard, and consider her ways, and learn wisdom:6Which, although she hath no guide, nor master, nor captain,…
Cross References
Psalm 91:3
For he hath delivered me from the snare of the hunters: and from the sharp word.

Psalm 124:7
Our soul hath been delivered as a sparrow out of the snare of the fowlers. The snare is broken, and we are delivered.

Songs 2:7
I adjure you, O ye daughters of Jerusalem, by the roes, and the harts of the field, that you stir not up, nor make the beloved to awake, till she please.

Songs 2:9
My beloved is like a roe, or a young hart. Behold he standeth behind our wall, looking through the windows, looking through the lattices.

Additional Translations
Free yourself, like a gazelle from the hand of the hunter, like a bird from the fowler’s snare.Deliver yourself as a roe from the hand of the hunter, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler.

Deliver thyself as a roe from the hand of the hunter , And as a bird from the hand of the fowler.

that thou mayest deliver thyself as a doe out of the toils, and as a bird out of a snare.

deliver thyself as a gazelle from the hand [of the hunter], and as a bird from the hand of the fowler.

Deliver thyself as a roe from the hand of the hunter, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler.

Deliver thyself as a roe from the hand of the hunter, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler.

Free yourself, like a gazelle from the hand of the hunter, like a bird from the snare of the fowler.

Be delivered as a roe from the hand, And as a bird from the hand of a fowler.
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