Proverbs 22:3
Text Analysis
6175 [e]עָר֤וּם ׀
A prudent [man]Adj-ms
7200 [e]רָאָ֣ה
7451 [e]רָעָ֣ה
-Conjunctive waw :: Verb - Nifal - Conjunctive imperfect - third person masculine singular Conj-w | V-Nifal-ConjImperf-3ms
5641 [e](וְנִסְתָּ֑ר)
and hides himselfConj-w | V-Nifal-ConjPerf-3ms
6612 [e]וּ֝פְתָיִ֗ים
but the simpleConj-w | N-mp
5674 [e]עָבְר֥וּ
pass onV-Qal-Perf-3cp
6064 [e]וְֽנֶעֱנָֽשׁוּ׃
and are punishedConj-w | V-Nifal-ConjPerf-3cp

Hebrew Texts
משלי 22:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
עָר֤וּם ׀ רָאָ֣ה רָעָ֣ה [וְיִסָּתֵר כ] (וְנִסְתָּ֑ר ק) וּ֝פְתָיִ֗ים עָבְר֥וּ וְֽנֶעֱנָֽשׁוּ׃

משלי 22:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ערום ׀ ראה רעה [ויסתר כ] (ונסתר ק) ופתיים עברו ונענשו׃

משלי 22:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ערום ׀ ראה רעה [ויסתר כ] (ונסתר ק) ופתיים עברו ונענשו׃

משלי 22:3 Hebrew Bible
ערום ראה רעה ויסתר ופתיים עברו ונענשו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The prudent sees the evil and hides himself, But the naive go on, and are punished for it.

King James Bible
A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A sensible person sees danger and takes cover, but the inexperienced keep going and are punished.
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