Proverbs 29:3
Text Analysis
376 [e]אִֽישׁ־
157 [e]אֹהֵ֣ב
2451 [e]חָ֭כְמָה
8055 [e]יְשַׂמַּ֣ח
makes rejoiceV-Piel-Imperf-3ms
1 [e]אָבִ֑יו
his fatherN-msc | 3ms
7462 [e]וְרֹעֶ֥ה
but a companionConj-w | V-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
2181 [e]ז֝וֹנ֗וֹת
of harlotsN-fp
6 [e]יְאַבֶּד־
1952 [e]הֽוֹן׃
[his] wealthN-ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 29:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
אִֽישׁ־אֹהֵ֣ב חָ֭כְמָה יְשַׂמַּ֣ח אָבִ֑יו וְרֹעֶ֥ה זֹ֝ונֹ֗ות יְאַבֶּד־הֹֽון׃

משלי 29:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
איש־אהב חכמה ישמח אביו ורעה זונות יאבד־הון׃

משלי 29:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
איש־אהב חכמה ישמח אביו ורעה זונות יאבד־הון׃

משלי 29:3 Hebrew Bible
איש אהב חכמה ישמח אביו ורעה זונות יאבד הון׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
A man who loves wisdom makes his father glad, But he who keeps company with harlots wastes his wealth.

King James Bible
Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father, but one who consorts with prostitutes destroys his wealth.
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