Proverbs 11:12
Text Analysis
936 [e]בָּז־
7453 [e]לְרֵעֵ֥הוּ
his neighborPrep-l | N-msc | 3ms
2638 [e]חֲסַר־
He who is lackingAdj-msc
3820 [e]לֵ֑ב
of wisdomN-ms
376 [e]וְאִ֖ישׁ
but a manConj-w | N-msc
8394 [e]תְּבוּנ֣וֹת
of understandingN-fp
2790 [e]יַחֲרִֽישׁ׃
holds his peaceV-Hifil-Imperf-3ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 11:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
בָּז־לְרֵעֵ֥הוּ חֲסַר־לֵ֑ב וְאִ֖ישׁ תְּבוּנֹ֣ות יַחֲרִֽישׁ׃

משלי 11:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
בז־לרעהו חסר־לב ואיש תבונות יחריש׃

משלי 11:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
בז־לרעהו חסר־לב ואיש תבונות יחריש׃

משלי 11:12 Hebrew Bible
בז לרעהו חסר לב ואיש תבונות יחריש׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who despises his neighbor lacks sense, But a man of understanding keeps silent.

King James Bible
He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Whoever shows contempt for his neighbor lacks sense, but a man with understanding keeps silent.
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