Proverbs 11:30
Modern Translations
New International Version
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and the one who is wise saves lives.

New Living Translation
The seeds of good deeds become a tree of life; a wise person wins friends.

English Standard Version
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and whoever captures souls is wise.

Berean Study Bible
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and he who wins souls is wise.

New American Standard Bible
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, And one who is wise gains souls.

NASB 1995
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, And he who is wise wins souls.

NASB 1977
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, And he who is wise wins souls.

Amplified Bible
The fruit of the [consistently] righteous is a tree of life, And he who is wise captures and wins souls [for God—he gathers them for eternity].

Christian Standard Bible
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, but a cunning person takes lives.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, but violence takes lives.

Contemporary English Version
Live right, and you will eat from the life-giving tree. And if you act wisely, others will follow.

Good News Translation
Righteousness gives life, but violence takes it away.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The fruit of a righteous person is a tree of life, and a winner of souls is wise.

International Standard Version
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and the one who wins people is wise.

NET Bible
The fruit of the righteous is like a tree producing life, and the one who wins souls is wise.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that winneth souls is wise.

New King James Version
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, And he who wins souls is wise.

King James 2000 Bible
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that wins souls is wise.

New Heart English Bible
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he who plucks that life is wise.

World English Bible
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life. He who is wise wins souls.

American King James Version
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that wins souls is wise.

American Standard Version
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; And he that is wise winneth souls.

A Faithful Version
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and he who wins souls is wise.

Darby Bible Translation
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and the wise winneth souls.

English Revised Version
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that is wise winneth souls.

Webster's Bible Translation
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that winneth souls is wise.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
The fruite of the righteous is as a tree of life, and he that winneth soules, is wise.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
The fruite of the ryghteous is a tree of life: and he that winneth mens soules is wise.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
The frute of the rightuous is as the tre of life, a wyse man also wynneth mens soules.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
The fruit of the righteous [is] a tree of life, "" And whoever is taking souls [is] wise.

Young's Literal Translation
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, And whoso is taking souls is wise.

Smith's Literal Translation
The fruit of the just a tree of life; and he taking souls is wise.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
The fruit of the just man is a tree of life: and he that gaineth souls, is wise.

Catholic Public Domain Version
The fruit of the just one is the tree of life. And whoever receives souls is wise.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life and the souls of the evil will be removed.

Lamsa Bible
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; but the souls of the wicked shall be driven out.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; And he that is wise winneth souls.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Out of the fruit of righteousness grows a tree of life; but the souls of transgressors are cut off before their time.








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