Proverbs 25:24
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
2896 [e]ט֗וֹב
ṭō-wḇ,
[it is] betterAdj-ms
3427 [e]שֶׁ֥בֶת
še-ḇeṯ
to dwellV-Qal-Inf
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
inPrep
6438 [e]פִּנַּת־
pin-naṯ-
a cornerN-fsc
1406 [e]גָּ֑ג
gāḡ;
of a housetopN-ms
802 [e]מֵאֵ֥שֶׁת
mê-’ê-šeṯ
Than with a womanPrep-m | N-fsc
  [מדונים]
[mi-ḏō-w-nîm
-Noun - masculine plural N-mp
 
ḵ]
 
4066 [e](מִ֝דְיָנִ֗ים)
(miḏ-yā-nîm,
contentiousN-mp
 
q)
 
1004 [e]וּבֵ֥ית
ū-ḇêṯ
and in a houseConj-w | N-msc
2267 [e]חָֽבֶר׃
ḥā-ḇer.
sharedN-ms









Hebrew Texts
משלי 25:24 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
טֹ֗וב שֶׁ֥בֶת עַל־פִּנַּת־גָּ֑ג מֵאֵ֥שֶׁת [מִדֹונִים כ] (מִ֝דְיָנִ֗ים ק) וּבֵ֥ית חָֽבֶר׃

משלי 25:24 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
טוב שבת על־פנת־גג מאשת [מדונים כ] (מדינים ק) ובית חבר׃

משלי 25:24 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
טוב שבת על־פנת־גג מאשת [מדונים כ] (מדינים ק) ובית חבר׃

משלי 25:24 Hebrew Bible
טוב שבת על פנת גג מאשת מדונים ובית חבר׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
It is better to live in a corner of the roof Than in a house shared with a contentious woman.

King James Bible
It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman and in a wide house.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Better to live on the corner of a roof than to share a house with a nagging wife.
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