Proverbs 11:17
1580 [e]   17
gō·mêl   17
גֹּמֵ֣ל   17
Does good   17
V‑Qal‑Prtcpl‑ms   17
  
 

 
 
 5315 [e]
nap̄·šōw
נַ֭פְשׁוֹ
for his own soul
N‑fsc | 3ms
376 [e]
’îš
אִ֣ישׁ
the man
N‑msc
2617 [e]
ḥā·seḏ;
חָ֑סֶד
merciful
N‑ms
5916 [e]
wə·‘ō·ḵêr
וְעֹכֵ֥ר
but troubles
Conj‑w | V‑Qal‑Prtcpl‑ms
7607 [e]
’ê·rōw,
שְׁ֝אֵר֗וֹ
his own flesh
N‑msc | 3ms
  
 
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 394 [e]
’aḵ·zā·rî.
אַכְזָרִֽי׃
[he who is] cruel
Adj‑ms








Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
A kind man benefits himself , but a cruel man brings disaster on himself .

New American Standard Bible
The merciful man does himself good, But the cruel man does himself harm.

King James Bible
The merciful man doeth good to his own soul: but [he that is] cruel troubleth his own flesh.
Parallel Verses
International Standard Version
A gracious man benefits himself, but the cruel person damages himself.

American Standard Version
The merciful man doeth good to his own soul; But he that is cruel troubleth his own flesh.

Young's Literal Translation
A kind man is rewarding his own soul, And the fierce is troubling his own flesh.
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