Proverbs 31:24
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King James Version
She maketh fine linen, and selleth it; and delivereth girdles unto the merchant.

Darby Bible Translation
She maketh body linen and selleth it, and delivereth girdles unto the merchant.

World English Bible
She makes linen garments and sells them, and delivers sashes to the merchant.

Young's Literal Translation
Linen garments she hath made, and selleth, And a girdle she hath given to the merchant.

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She maketh fine linen, and selleth it; and delivereth girdles unto the merchant.Proverbs 31:24 Parallel Commentaries

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Of the Practice of Piety in Fasting.
There are divers kinds of fasting--First, A constrained fast, as when men either have not food to eat, as in the famine of Samaria (2 Kings vi. 25;) or, having food, cannot eat it for heaviness or sickness, as it befel them who were in the ship with St. Paul (Acts xxvii. 33.) This is rather famine than fasting. Secondly, A natural fast, which we undertake physically, for the health of our body. Thirdly, A civil fast, which the magistrate enjoins for the better maintenance of the commonwealth. Fourthly,
Lewis Bayly—The Practice of Piety

Proverbs
Many specimens of the so-called Wisdom Literature are preserved for us in the book of Proverbs, for its contents are by no means confined to what we call proverbs. The first nine chapters constitute a continuous discourse, almost in the manner of a sermon; and of the last two chapters, ch. xxx. is largely made up of enigmas, and xxxi. is in part a description of the good housewife. All, however, are rightly subsumed under the idea of wisdom, which to the Hebrew had always moral relations. The Hebrew
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Judges 14:12
And Samson said unto them, I will now put forth a riddle unto you: if ye can certainly declare it me within the seven days of the feast, and find it out, then I will give you thirty sheets and thirty change of garments:

Proverbs 31:25
Strength and honour are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come.

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