New International Version
(She is unruly and defiant, her feet never stay at home;
King James Bible
(She is loud and stubborn; her feet abide not in her house:
Darby Bible Translation
She is clamorous and unmanageable; her feet abide not in her house:
World English Bible
She is loud and defiant. Her feet don't stay in her house.
Young's Literal Translation
Noisy she is, and stubborn, In her house her feet rest not.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
She is loud and stubborn - המיה homiyah, she is never at rest, always agitated; busily employed to gain her end, and this is to go into the path of error: סררת sorereth, "turning aside;" preferring any way to the right way. And, therefore, it is added, her feet abide not in her house, she gads abroad; and this disposition probably first led her to this vice.
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Text: 2 Corinthians 3, 4-11. 4 And such confidence have we through Christ to God-ward: 5 not that we are sufficient of ourselves, to account anything as from ourselves; but our sufficiency is from God; 6 who also made us sufficient as ministers of a new covenant; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life. 7 But if the ministration of death, written, and engraven on stones, came with glory, so that the children of Israel could not look stedfastly upon …
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The Desire of the Righteous Granted;
1 Timothy 5:13
Besides, they get into the habit of being idle and going about from house to house. And not only do they become idlers, but also busybodies who talk nonsense, saying things they ought not to.
to be self-controlled and pure, to be busy at home, to be kind, and to be subject to their husbands, so that no one will malign the word of God.
Folly is an unruly woman; she is simple and knows nothing.
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