King James Version
She perceiveth that her merchandise is good: her candle goeth not out by night.
Darby Bible Translation
She perceiveth that her earning is good; her lamp goeth not out by night.
World English Bible
She perceives that her merchandise is profitable. Her lamp doesn't go out by night.
Young's Literal Translation
She hath perceived when her merchandise is good, Her lamp is not extinguished in the night.
Proverbs 31:18 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
She...: Heb. She tasteth
She perceiveth that her merchandise is good: her candle goeth not out by night.Proverbs 31:18 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryOf the Practice of Piety in Fasting.
There are divers kinds of fasting--First, A constrained fast, as when men either have not food to eat, as in the famine of Samaria (2 Kings vi. 25;) or, having food, cannot eat it for heaviness or sickness, as it befel them who were in the ship with St. Paul (Acts xxvii. 33.) This is rather famine than fasting. Secondly, A natural fast, which we undertake physically, for the health of our body. Thirdly, A civil fast, which the magistrate enjoins for the better maintenance of the commonwealth. Fourthly, …
Lewis Bayly—The Practice of Piety
His sons come to honour, and he knoweth it not; and they are brought low, but he perceiveth it not of them.
She girdeth her loins with strength, and strengtheneth her arms.
She layeth her hands to the spindle, and her hands hold the distaff.
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