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New International Version
Whoever derides their neighbor has no sense, but the one who has understanding holds their tongue.
American Standard Version
He that despiseth his neighbor is void of wisdom; But a man of understanding holdeth his peace.
Berean Study Bible
Whoever shows contempt for his neighbor lacks judgment, but a man of understanding remains silent.
He that despiseth his friend, is mean of heart: but the wise man will hold his peace.
English Revised Version
He that despiseth his neighbour is void of wisdom: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace.
King James Bible
He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace.
World English Bible
One who despises his neighbor is void of wisdom, but a man of understanding holds his peace.
Young's Literal Translation
Whoso is despising his neighbour lacketh heart, And a man of understanding keepeth silence.
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