Proverbs 18:12
Text Analysis
6440 [e]לִפְנֵי־
BeforePrep-l | N-mpc
7667 [e]שֶׁ֭בֶר
1361 [e]יִגְבַּ֣הּ
is haughtyV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
3820 [e]לֵב־
the heartN-msc
376 [e]אִ֑ישׁ
of a manN-ms
6440 [e]וְלִפְנֵ֖י
and beforeConj-w, Prep-l | N-cpc
3519 [e]כָב֣וֹד
honor [is]N-ms
6038 [e]עֲנָוָֽה׃

Hebrew Texts
משלי 18:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
לִפְנֵישֶׁ֭־בֶר יִגְבַּ֣הּ לֵב־אִ֑ישׁ וְלִפְנֵ֖י כָבֹ֣וד עֲנָוָֽה׃

משלי 18:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
לפניש־בר יגבה לב־איש ולפני כבוד ענוה׃

משלי 18:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
לפניש־בר יגבה לב־איש ולפני כבוד ענוה׃

משלי 18:12 Hebrew Bible
לפני שבר יגבה לב איש ולפני כבוד ענוה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, But humility goes before honor.

King James Bible
Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour is humility.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Before his downfall a man's heart is proud, but humility comes before honor.
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