Proverbs 7:6
New International Version
At the window of my house I looked down through the lattice.

New Living Translation
While I was at the window of my house, looking through the curtain,

English Standard Version
For at the window of my house I have looked out through my lattice,

Berean Study Bible
For at the window of my house I looked through the lattice.

New American Standard Bible
For at the window of my house I looked out through my lattice,

New King James Version
For at the window of my house I looked through my lattice,

King James Bible
For at the window of my house I looked through my casement,

Christian Standard Bible
At the window of my house I looked through my lattice.

Contemporary English Version
From the window of my house, I once happened to see

Good News Translation
Once I was looking out the window of my house,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
At the window of my house I looked through my lattice.

International Standard Version
For from a window in my house I peered through the lattice work,

NET Bible
For at the window of my house through my window lattice I looked out

New Heart English Bible
For at the window of my house, I looked out through my lattice.

A Faithful Version
For at the window of my house I looked through my lattice,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because she looked out from a window of her house and from the balcony

GOD'S WORD® Translation
From a window in my house I looked through my screen.

JPS Tanakh 1917
For at the window of my house I looked forth through my lattice;

New American Standard 1977
For at the window of my house I looked out through my lattice,

King James 2000 Bible
For at the window of my house I looked through my casement,

American King James Version
For at the window of my house I looked through my casement,

American Standard Version
For at the window of my house I looked forth through my lattice;

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For she looks from a window out of her house into the streets, at one whom she may see of the senseless ones, a young man void of understanding,

Douay-Rheims Bible
For I look out of the window of my house through the lattice,

Darby Bible Translation
For at the window of my house, I looked forth through my lattice,

English Revised Version
For at the window of my house I looked forth through my lattice;

Webster's Bible Translation
For at the window of my house I looked through my casement,

World English Bible
For at the window of my house, I looked out through my lattice.

Young's Literal Translation
For, at a window of my house, Through my casement I have looked out,
Study Bible
Warnings about the Adulteress
5that they may keep you from the adulteress, from the stranger with seductive words. 6For at the window of my house I looked through the lattice.7I saw among the simple, I noticed among the youths, a young man lacking judgment,…
Cross References
Judges 5:28
Sisera's mother looked through the window; she peered through the lattice and lamented: 'Why is his chariot so long in coming? What has delayed the clatter of his chariots?'

Proverbs 7:5
that they may keep you from the adulteress, from the stranger with seductive words.

Song of Solomon 2:9
My beloved is like a gazelle or a young stag. Look, he stands behind our wall, gazing through the windows, peering through the lattice.

Treasury of Scripture

For at the window of my house I looked through my casement,

the simple

Proverbs 1:4,22,32
To give subtilty to the simple, to the young man knowledge and discretion…

Proverbs 8:5
O ye simple, understand wisdom: and, ye fools, be ye of an understanding heart.

Proverbs 14:15,18
The simple believeth every word: but the prudent man looketh well to his going…

the youths

Proverbs 6:32
But whoso committeth adultery with a woman lacketh understanding: he that doeth it destroyeth his own soul.

Proverbs 9:4,16
Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him, …

Proverbs 10:13
In the lips of him that hath understanding wisdom is found: but a rod is for the back of him that is void of understanding.









Lexicon
For
כִּ֭י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 3588: A relative conjunction

at the window
בְּחַלּ֣וֹן (bə·ḥal·lō·wn)
Preposition-b | Noun - common singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 2474: A window

of my house
בֵּיתִ֑י (bê·ṯî)
Noun - masculine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 1004: A house

I looked
נִשְׁקָֽפְתִּי׃ (niš·qā·p̄ə·tî)
Verb - Nifal - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 8259: To overhang, look out or down

through
בְּעַ֖ד (bə·‘aḏ)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 1157: In up to, over against, at, beside, among, behind, for

the lattice.
אֶשְׁנַבִּ֣י (’eš·nab·bî)
Noun - masculine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 822: A latticed window
Verses 6-23. - To show the greatness of the danger presented by the seductions of the temptress, the writer introduces no mere abstraction, no mere personification of a quality, but an actual example of what had passed before his own eyes. Verse 6. - For. The particle introduces the example. At the window of my house. He gives a graphic delineation of a scene witnessed outside his house. I looked through my casement; eshnab, "the lattice," which served the purpose of our Venetian blinds, excluding the sun, but letting the cool air pass into the room (comp. Judges 5:28). A person within could see all that passed in the street without being himself visible from without (Song of Solomon 2:9). The Septuagint reads the sentence as spoken of the woman: "For from the window glancing out of her house into the streets, at one whom she might see of the senseless children, a young man void of understanding."
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