Proverbs 29:21
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
He who pampersמְפַנֵּ֣ק
6445: to indulge, pampera prim. root
his slaveעַבְדֹּ֑ו
5650: slave, servantfrom abad
from childhoodמִנֹּ֣עַר
5290: youth, early lifefrom the same as naar
Will in the endוְ֝אַחֲרִיתֹ֗ו
319: the after-part, endfrom achar
find him to be a son.מָנֹֽון׃
4497: perhaps thankless oneof uncertain derivation

KJV Lexicon
He that delicately bringeth up
panaq  (paw-nak')
to enervate -- bring up.
his servant
`ebed  (eh'-bed)
a servant -- bondage, bondman, (bond-)servant, (man-)servant.
from a child
no`ar  (no'-ar)
(abstractly) boyhood -- child, youth.
shall have him become his son
manown  (maw-nohn')
a continuator, i.e. heir -- son.
at the length
'achariyth  (akh-ar-eeth')
the last or end, hence, the future; also posterity -- (last, latter) end (time), hinder (utter) -most, length, posterity, remnant, residue, reward.
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who pampers his slave from childhood Will in the end find him to be a son.

King James Bible
He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child shall have him become his son at the length.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A slave pampered from his youth will become arrogant later on.

International Standard Version
If you pamper a servant from his childhood, later on he'll become ungrateful.

NET Bible
If someone pampers his servant from youth, he will be a weakling in the end.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
He that is pampered from his childhood will be a Servant, and at his end he will groan.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Pamper a slave from childhood, and later he will be ungrateful.

King James 2000 Bible
He that carefully brings up his servant from a child shall have him become his son in the end.
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