New American Standard Bible
She makes coverings for herself; Her clothing is fine linen and purple.
King James Bible
She maketh herself coverings of tapestry; her clothing is silk and purple.
Darby Bible Translation
She maketh herself coverlets; her clothing is byssus and purple.
World English Bible
She makes for herself carpets of tapestry. Her clothing is fine linen and purple.
Young's Literal Translation
Ornamental coverings she hath made for herself, Silk and purple are her clothing.
Proverbs 31:22 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Silk - Better, fine linen, the byssus of Egypt.
LibraryOf 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
"Now there was a rich man, and he habitually dressed in purple and fine linen, joyously living in splendor every day.
It was given to her to clothe herself in fine linen, bright and clean; for the fine linen is the righteous acts of the saints.
And the armies which are in heaven, clothed in fine linen, white and clean, were following Him on white horses.
Then Pharaoh took off his signet ring from his hand and put it on Joseph's hand, and clothed him in garments of fine linen and put the gold necklace around his neck.
The weight of the gold earrings that he requested was 1,700 shekels of gold, besides the crescent ornaments and the pendants and the purple robes which were on the kings of Midian, and besides the neck bands that were on their camels' necks.
"I have spread my couch with coverings, With colored linens of Egypt.
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