Proverbs 5:15 {16}
Good News Translation
Be faithful to your own wife and give your love to her alone.

Contemporary English Version
You should be faithful to your wife, just as you take water from your own well.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Let thy fountains be conveyed abroad, and in the streets divide thy waters.

New American Bible
Drink water from your own cistern, running water from your own well.

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Let thy fountains be conveyed abroad, and in the streets divide thy waters.

Proverbs 5:18,19 Let her be thy dearest hind, and most agreeable fawn: let her breasts inebriate thee at all times: be thou delighted continually with her love. . . .

1 Corinthians 7:2-5 But for fear of fornication, let every man have his own wife: and let every woman have her own husband. . . .

Hebrews 13:4 Marriage honourable in all, and the bed undefiled. For fornicators and adulterers God will judge.

Context
Avoiding Immorality
14Drink water out of thy own cistern, and the streams of thy own well: 15Let thy fountains be conveyed abroad, and in the streets divide thy waters.16Keep them to thyself alone, neither let strangers be partakers with thee.…
Cross References
Proverbs 5:14
Drink water out of thy own cistern, and the streams of thy own well:

Proverbs 5:16
Keep them to thyself alone, neither let strangers be partakers with thee.

Songs 4:12
My sister, my spouse, is a garden enclosed, a garden enclosed, a fountain sealed up.

Isaiah 36:16
Do not hearken to Ezechias: for thus said the king of the Assyrians: Do with me that which is for your advantage, and come out to me, and eat ye every one of his vine, and every one of his fig tree, and drink ye every one the water of his cistern,

Additional Translations
Drink water from your own cistern, and running water out of your own well.Drink waters out of your own cistern, and running waters out of your own well.

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, And running waters out of thine own well.

Drink waters out of thine own vessels, and out of thine own springing wells.

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.

Drink waters out of thy own cistern, and running waters out of thy own well.

Drink water out of your own cistern, running water out of your own well.

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, Even flowing ones out of thine own well.
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