Proverbs 10:5
New International Version
He who gathers crops in summer is a prudent son, but he who sleeps during harvest is a disgraceful son.

New Living Translation
A wise youth harvests in the summer, but one who sleeps during harvest is a disgrace.

English Standard Version
He who gathers in summer is a prudent son, but he who sleeps in harvest is a son who brings shame.

Berean Study Bible
He who gathers in summer is a wise son, but he who sleeps during harvest is a disgraceful son.

New American Standard Bible
He who gathers in summer is a son who acts wisely, But he who sleeps in harvest is a son who acts shamefully.

King James Bible
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son: but he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.

Christian Standard Bible
The son who gathers during summer is prudent; the son who sleeps during harvest is disgraceful.

Contemporary English Version
At harvest season it's smart to work hard, but stupid to sleep.

Good News Translation
A sensible person gathers the crops when they are ready; it is a disgrace to sleep through the time of harvest.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The son who gathers during summer is prudent; the son who sleeps during harvest is disgraceful.

International Standard Version
Whoever harvests during summer acts wisely, but the son who sleeps during harvest is disgraceful.

NET Bible
The one who gathers crops in the summer is a wise son, but the one who sleeps during the harvest is a son who brings shame to himself.

New Heart English Bible
He who gathers in summer is a wise son, but he who sleeps during the harvest is a son who causes shame.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
He that works in summer is an intelligent son, and he who sleeps in harvest is a son that brings shame.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Whoever gathers in the summer is a wise son. Whoever sleeps at harvest time brings shame.

JPS Tanakh 1917
A wise son gathereth in summer; But a son that doeth shamefully sleepeth in harvest.

New American Standard 1977
He who gathers in summer is a son who acts wisely, But he who sleeps in harvest is a son who acts shamefully.

Jubilee Bible 2000
He that gathers in summer is a wise son, but he that sleeps in harvest is a son that causes shame.

King James 2000 Bible
He that gathers in summer is a wise son: but he that sleeps in harvest is a son that causes shame.

American King James Version
He that gathers in summer is a wise son: but he that sleeps in harvest is a son that causes shame.

American Standard Version
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son; But he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
A wise son is saved from heat: but a lawless son is blighted of the winds in harvest.

Douay-Rheims Bible
He that gathered in the harvest is a wise son: but he that snorteth in the summer, is the son of confusion.

Darby Bible Translation
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son; he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.

English Revised Version
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son: but he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.

Webster's Bible Translation
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son: but he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.

World English Bible
He who gathers in summer is a wise son, but he who sleeps during the harvest is a son who causes shame.

Young's Literal Translation
Whoso is gathering in summer is a wise son, Whoso is sleeping in harvest is a son causing shame.
Study Bible
Solomon's Proverbs: The Wise Son
4Idle hands make one poor, but diligent hands bring wealth. 5He who gathers in summer is a wise son, but he who sleeps during harvest is a disgraceful son. 6Blessings are on the head of the righteous, but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.…
Cross References
Proverbs 6:8
it prepares its provisions in summer; it gathers its food at harvest.

Proverbs 10:4
Idle hands make one poor, but diligent hands bring wealth.

Proverbs 10:6
Blessings are on the head of the righteous, but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.

Treasury of Scripture

He that gathers in summer is a wise son: but he that sleeps in harvest is a son that causes shame.

gathereth

Proverbs 6:6,8
Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise: …

Proverbs 30:25
The ants are a people not strong, yet they prepare their meat in the summer;

Isaiah 55:6,7
Seek ye the LORD while he may be found, call ye upon him while he is near: …

a son

Proverbs 12:4
A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.

Proverbs 17:2
A wise servant shall have rule over a son that causeth shame, and shall have part of the inheritance among the brethren.

Proverbs 19:26
He that wasteth his father, and chaseth away his mother, is a son that causeth shame, and bringeth reproach.







Lexicon
He who gathers
אֹגֵ֣ר (’ō·ḡêr)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 103: To harvest

in summer
בַּ֭קַּיִץ (baq·qa·yiṣ)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7019: To awake

[is] a wise
מַשְׂכִּ֑יל (maś·kîl)
Verb - Hifil - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7919: To be, circumspect, intelligent

son,
בֵּ֣ן (bên)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son

[but] he who sleeps
נִרְדָּ֥ם (nir·dām)
Verb - Nifal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7290: To be in or fall into heavy sleep

during harvest
בַּ֝קָּצִ֗יר (baq·qā·ṣîr)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7105: Severed, harvest, the crop, the time, the reaper, a limb

is a disgraceful
מֵבִֽישׁ׃ (mê·ḇîš)
Verb - Hifil - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 954: To pale, to be ashamed, to be disappointed, delayed

son.
בֵּ֣ן (bên)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son
Verse 5. - He that gathereth the harvest into the barn at the right season. The idea of husbandry is continued from the preceding verse. Son is here equivalent to "man," the maxim being addressed to the young. That sleepeth; literally, that snoreth; Vulgate, qui stertit (Judges 4:21). A son that causeth shame. The phrase is found in Proverbs 17:2; Proverbs 19:26; Proverbs 29:15. The Septuagint has, "The son of understanding is saved from the heat; but the sinful son is blasted by the wind in harvest." 10:1 The comfort of parents much depends on their children; and this suggests to both, motives to their duties. 2,3. Though the righteous may be poor, the Lord will not suffer him to want what is needful for spiritual life. 4. Those who are fervent in spirit, serving the Lord, are likely to be rich in faith, and rich in good works. 5. Here is just blame of those who trifle away opportunities, both for here and for hereafter. 6. Abundance of blessings shall abide on good men; real blessings.
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