Proverbs 31:21
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King James Version
She is not afraid of the snow for her household: for all her household are clothed with scarlet.

Darby Bible Translation
She is not afraid of the snow for her household; for all her household are clothed with scarlet.

World English Bible
She is not afraid of the snow for her household; for all her household are clothed with scarlet.

Young's Literal Translation
She is not afraid of her household from snow, For all her household are clothed with scarlet.

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King James Translators' Notes

scarlet: or, double garments

Geneva Study Bible

She is not afraid of the snow for her household: for all her household are clothed with scarlet.Proverbs 31:21 Parallel Commentaries

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Of 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

Proverbs
Many specimens of the so-called Wisdom Literature are preserved for us in the book of Proverbs, for its contents are by no means confined to what we call proverbs. The first nine chapters constitute a continuous discourse, almost in the manner of a sermon; and of the last two chapters, ch. xxx. is largely made up of enigmas, and xxxi. is in part a description of the good housewife. All, however, are rightly subsumed under the idea of wisdom, which to the Hebrew had always moral relations. The Hebrew
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
2 Samuel 1:24
Ye daughters of Israel, weep over Saul, who clothed you in scarlet, with other delights, who put on ornaments of gold upon your apparel.

Proverbs 31:22
She maketh herself coverings of tapestry; her clothing is silk and purple.

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