Proverbs 28:16
5057 [e]   16
nā·ḡîḏ,   16
נָגִ֗יד   16
A ruler   16
N‑ms   16
2638 [e]
ḥă·sar
חֲסַ֣ר
lacking
Adj‑msc
8394 [e]
tə·ḇū·nō·wṯ
תְּ֭בוּנוֹת
understanding
N‑fp
7227 [e]
wə·raḇ
וְרַ֥ב
and great
Conj‑w | Adj‑msc
  
 

 
 
 4642 [e]
ma·‘ă·šaq·qō·wṯ;
מַעֲשַׁקּ֑וֹת
[is] a oppressor
N‑fp
 
śō·nə·’ê
[שנאי]
 - 
V‑Qal‑Prtcpl‑mpc
8130 [e]
śō·nê
(שֹׂ֥נֵא)
[But] he who hates
V‑Qal‑Prtcpl‑msc
1215 [e]
ḇe·ṣa‘,
בֶ֝֗צַע
covetousness
N‑ms
748 [e]
ya·’ă·rîḵ
יַאֲרִ֥יךְ
will prolong
V‑Hifil‑Imperf‑3ms
  
 
.
 
 
 3117 [e]
yā·mîm.
יָמִֽים׃
[his] days
N‑mp
 

פ
 - 
Punc








Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
A leader who lacks understanding is very oppressive, but one who hates dishonest profit prolongs his life.

New American Standard Bible
A leader who is a great oppressor lacks understanding, [But] he who hates unjust gain will prolong [his] days.

King James Bible
The prince that wanteth understanding [is] also a great oppressor: [but] he that hateth covetousness shall prolong [his] days.
Parallel Verses
International Standard Version
A Commander-in-Chief who is a cruel oppressor lacks understanding, but whoever hates unjust gain will live longer.

American Standard Version
The prince that lacketh understanding is also a great oppressor; But he that hateth covetousness shall prolong his days.

Young's Literal Translation
A leader lacking understanding multiplieth oppressions, Whoso is hating dishonest gain prolongeth days.
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