Proverbs 15:20
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
1121 [e]בֵּ֣ן
bên
A sonN-ms
2450 [e]חָ֭כָם
ḥā-ḵām
wiseAdj-ms
8055 [e]יְשַׂמַּח־
yə-śam-maḥ-
makes gladV-Piel-Imperf-3ms
1 [e]אָ֑ב
’āḇ;
a fatherN-ms
3684 [e]וּכְסִ֥יל
ū-ḵə-sîl
but foolishConj-w | N-ms
120 [e]אָ֝דָ֗ם
’ā-ḏām,
a manN-ms
959 [e]בּוֹזֶ֥ה
bō-w-zeh
despisesV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
517 [e]אִמּֽוֹ׃
’im-mōw.
his motherN-fsc | 3ms









Hebrew Texts
משלי 15:20 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
בֵּ֣ן חָ֭כָם יְשַׂמַּח־אָ֑ב וּכְסִ֥יל אָ֝דָ֗ם בֹּוזֶ֥ה אִמֹּֽו׃

משלי 15:20 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
בן חכם ישמח־אב וכסיל אדם בוזה אמו׃

משלי 15:20 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
בן חכם ישמח־אב וכסיל אדם בוזה אמו׃

משלי 15:20 Hebrew Bible
בן חכם ישמח אב וכסיל אדם בוזה אמו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
A wise son makes a father glad, But a foolish man despises his mother.

King James Bible
A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother.
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