Proverbs 27:11
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
2449 [e]חֲכַ֣ם
ḥă-ḵam
Be wiseV-Qal-Imp-ms
1121 [e]בְּ֭נִי
bə-nî
My sonN-msc | 1cs
8056 [e]וְשַׂמַּ֣ח
wə-śam-maḥ
and make gladConj-w | V-Piel-Imp-ms
3820 [e]לִבִּ֑י
lib-bî;
my heartN-msc | 1cs
7725 [e]וְאָשִׁ֖יבָה
wə-’ā-šî-ḇāh
that I may answerConj-w | V-Hifil-ConjImperf.Cohort-1cs
2778 [e]חֹרְפִ֣י
ḥō-rə-p̄î
him who reproaches meV-Qal-Prtcpl-msc | 1cs
1697 [e]דָבָֽר׃
ḏā-ḇār.
actN-ms









Hebrew Texts
משלי 27:11 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
חֲכַ֣ם בְּ֭נִי וְשַׂמַּ֣ח לִבִּ֑י וְאָשִׁ֖יבָה חֹרְפִ֣י דָבָֽר׃

משלי 27:11 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
חכם בני ושמח לבי ואשיבה חרפי דבר׃

משלי 27:11 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
חכם בני ושמח לבי ואשיבה חרפי דבר׃

משלי 27:11 Hebrew Bible
חכם בני ושמח לבי ואשיבה חרפי דבר׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Be wise, my son, and make my heart glad, That I may reply to him who reproaches me.

King James Bible
My son, be wise, and make my heart glad, that I may answer him that reproacheth me.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Be wise, my son, and bring my heart joy, so that I can answer anyone who taunts me.
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