Proverbs 18:17
  
 

 
 
 6662 [e]   17
ṣad·dîq   17
צַדִּ֣יק   17
[seems] right   17
Adj‑ms   17
7223 [e]
hā·ri·šō·wn
הָרִאשׁ֣וֹן
the first [one]
Art | Adj‑ms
7379 [e]
bə·rî·ḇōw;
בְּרִיב֑וֹ
to [plead] his cause
Prep‑b | N‑msc | 3ms
 
yā·ḇō-
[יבא־]
 - 
V‑Qal‑Imperf‑3ms
935 [e]
ū·ḇā-
(וּבָֽא־)
comes
Conj‑w | V‑Qal‑ConjPerf‑3ms
 [e]

רֵ֝עֵ֗הוּ
 - 
 
  
 
.
 
 
 2713 [e]
wa·ḥă·qā·rōw.
וַחֲקָרֽוֹ׃
and examines him
Conj‑w | V‑Qal‑ConjPerf‑3ms | 3ms








Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
The first to state his case seems right until another comes and cross-examines him.

New American Standard Bible
The first to plead his case [seems] right, [Until] another comes and examines him.

King James Bible
[He that is] first in his own cause [seemeth] just; but his neighbour cometh {08675;0935:08799} and searcheth him.
Parallel Verses
International Standard Version
The first to put forth his case seems right, until someone else steps forward and cross-examines him.

American Standard Version
He that pleadeth his cause first'seemeth just; But his neighbor cometh and searcheth him out.

Young's Literal Translation
Righteous is the first in his own cause, His neighbour cometh and hath searched him.
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