Proverbs 16:12
8441 [e]   12
tō·w·‘ă·ḇaṯ   12
תּוֹעֲבַ֣ת   12
[it is] an abomination   12
N‑fsc   12
4428 [e]
mə·lā·ḵîm
מְ֭לָכִים
for kings
N‑mp
6213 [e]
‘ă·śō·wṯ
עֲשׂ֣וֹת
to commit
V‑Qal‑Inf
  
 

 
 
 7562 [e]
re·ša‘;
רֶ֑שַׁע
wickedness
N‑ms
3588 [e]

כִּ֥י
for
Conj
6666 [e]
ḇiṣ·ḏā·qāh,
בִ֝צְדָקָ֗ה
by righteousness
Prep‑b | N‑fs
3559 [e]
yik·kō·wn
יִכּ֥וֹן
is established
V‑Nifal‑Imperf‑3ms
  
 
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 3678 [e]
kis·sê.
כִּסֵּֽא׃
a throne
N‑ms








Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Wicked behavior is detestable to kings, since a throne is established through righteousness.

New American Standard Bible
It is an abomination for kings to commit wicked acts, For a throne is established on righteousness.

King James Bible
[It is] an abomination to kings to commit wickedness: for the throne is established by righteousness.
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International Standard Version
Kings detest wrongdoing, for through righteousness the throne is established.

American Standard Version
It is an abomination to kings to commit wickedness; For the throne is established by righteousness.

Young's Literal Translation
An abomination to kings is doing wickedness, For by righteousness is a throne established.
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