Job 5:2
Text Analysis
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
191 [e]לֶֽ֭אֱוִיל
a foolPrep-l | N-ms
2026 [e]יַהֲרָג־
3708 [e]כָּ֑עַשׂ
6601 [e]וּ֝פֹתֶ֗ה
and a simple oneConj-w | V-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
4191 [e]תָּמִ֥ית
7068 [e]קִנְאָֽה׃

Hebrew Texts
איוב 5:2 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּֽי־לֶֽ֭אֱוִיל יַהֲרָג־כָּ֑עַשׂ וּ֝פֹתֶ֗ה תָּמִ֥ית קִנְאָֽה׃

איוב 5:2 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי־לאויל יהרג־כעש ופתה תמית קנאה׃

איוב 5:2 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי־לאויל יהרג־כעש ופתה תמית קנאה׃

איוב 5:2 Hebrew Bible
כי לאויל יהרג כעש ופתה תמית קנאה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"For anger slays the foolish man, And jealousy kills the simple.

King James Bible
For wrath killeth the foolish man, and envy slayeth the silly one.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For anger kills a fool, and jealousy slays the gullible.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Job 18:4 He tears himself in his anger: shall the earth be forsaken for you? …

Jonah 4:9 And God said to Jonah, Do you well to be angry for the gourd? And …

the foolish.

Psalm 14:1 The fool has said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, …

Psalm 75:4 I said to the fools, Deal not foolishly: and to the wicked, Lift …

Psalm 92:6 A brutish man knows not; neither does a fool understand this.

Psalm 107:17 Fools because of their transgression, and because of their iniquities, …

Proverbs 1:22,23 How long, you simple ones, will you love simplicity? and the scorners …

Proverbs 8:5 O you simple, understand wisdom: and, you fools, be you of an understanding …

Ecclesiastes 7:9 Be not hasty in your spirit to be angry: for anger rests in the bosom of fools.

envy. or, indignation.

Genesis 30:1 And when Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, Rachel envied …

1 Samuel 18:8,9 And Saul was very wroth, and the saying displeased him; and he said, …

Romans 2:8 But to them that are contentious, and do not obey the truth, but …


Hosea 7:11 Ephraim also is like a silly dove without heart: they call to Egypt, …

2 Timothy 3:6 For of this sort are they which creep into houses, and lead captive …

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