Proverbs 12:19
Text Analysis
8193 [e]שְֽׂפַת־
The lipN-fsc
571 [e]אֱ֭מֶת
3559 [e]תִּכּ֣וֹן
shall be establishedV-Nifal-Imperf-3fs
5703 [e]לָעַ֑ד
foreverPrep-l | N-ms
5704 [e]וְעַד־
but but forConj-w | Prep
7281 [e]אַ֝רְגִּ֗יעָה
a momentV-Hifil-Imperf.Cohort-1cs
3956 [e]לְשׁ֣וֹן
a tongue [is]N-csc
8267 [e]שָֽׁקֶר׃

Hebrew Texts
משלי 12:19 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
שְֽׂפַת־אֱ֭מֶת תִּכֹּ֣ון לָעַ֑ד וְעַד־אַ֝רְגִּ֗יעָה לְשֹׁ֣ון שָֽׁקֶר׃

משלי 12:19 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
שפת־אמת תכון לעד ועד־ארגיעה לשון שקר׃

משלי 12:19 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
שפת־אמת תכון לעד ועד־ארגיעה לשון שקר׃

משלי 12:19 Hebrew Bible
שפת אמת תכון לעד ועד ארגיעה לשון שקר׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Truthful lips will be established forever, But a lying tongue is only for a moment.

King James Bible
The lip of truth shall be established for ever: but a lying tongue is but for a moment.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Truthful lips endure forever, but a lying tongue, only a moment.
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