Proverbs 12:17
Text Analysis
6315 [e]יָפִ֣יחַ
He [who] speaksV-Hifil-Imperf-3ms
530 [e]אֱ֭מוּנָה
5046 [e]יַגִּ֣יד
6664 [e]צֶ֑דֶק
5707 [e]וְעֵ֖ד
but a witnessConj-w | N-msc
8267 [e]שְׁקָרִ֣ים
4820 [e]מִרְמָֽה׃

Hebrew Texts
משלי 12:17 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
יָפִ֣יחַ אֱ֭מוּנָה יַגִּ֣יד צֶ֑דֶק וְעֵ֖ד שְׁקָרִ֣ים מִרְמָֽה׃

משלי 12:17 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
יפיח אמונה יגיד צדק ועד שקרים מרמה׃

משלי 12:17 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
יפיח אמונה יגיד צדק ועד שקרים מרמה׃

משלי 12:17 Hebrew Bible
יפיח אמונה יגיד צדק ועד שקרים מרמה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who speaks truth tells what is right, But a false witness, deceit.

King James Bible
He that speaketh truth sheweth forth righteousness: but a false witness deceit.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Whoever speaks the truth declares what is right, but a false witness, deceit.
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