Proverbs 19:12
Text Analysis
5099 [e]נַ֣הַם
The roaringN-ms
3715 [e]כַּ֭כְּפִיר
of like a lionPrep-k, Art | N-ms
2197 [e]זַ֣עַף
wrath [is]N-msc
4428 [e]מֶ֑לֶךְ
of the kingN-ms
2919 [e]וּכְטַ֖ל
but like dewConj-w, Prep-k | N-ms
5921 [e]עַל־
6212 [e]עֵ֣שֶׂב
the grassN-ms
7522 [e]רְצוֹנֽוֹ׃
his favor [is]N-msc | 3ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 19:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
נַ֣הַם כַּ֭כְּפִיר זַ֣עַף מֶ֑לֶךְ וּכְטַ֖ל עַל־עֵ֣שֶׂב רְצֹונֹֽו׃

משלי 19:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
נהם ככפיר זעף מלך וכטל על־עשב רצונו׃

משלי 19:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
נהם ככפיר זעף מלך וכטל על־עשב רצונו׃

משלי 19:12 Hebrew Bible
נהם ככפיר זעף מלך וכטל על עשב רצונו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The king's wrath is like the roaring of a lion, But his favor is like dew on the grass.

King James Bible
The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour is as dew upon the grass.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A king's rage is like the roaring of a lion, but his favor is like dew on the grass.
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