Proverbs 12:20
Text Analysis
4820 [e]מִ֭רְמָה
Deceit isN-fs
3820 [e]בְּלֶב־
in the heartPrep-b | N-msc
2790 [e]חֹ֣רְשֵׁי
of those who deviseV-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc
7451 [e]רָ֑ע
3289 [e]וּֽלְיֹעֲצֵ֖י
but counselorsConj-w, Prep-l | V-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc
7965 [e]שָׁל֣וֹם
of peaceN-ms
8057 [e]שִׂמְחָֽה׃
have joyN-fs

Hebrew Texts
משלי 12:20 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
מִ֭רְמָה בְּלֶב־חֹ֣רְשֵׁי רָ֑ע וּֽלְיֹעֲצֵ֖י שָׁלֹ֣ום שִׂמְחָֽה׃

משלי 12:20 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
מרמה בלב־חרשי רע וליעצי שלום שמחה׃

משלי 12:20 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
מרמה בלב־חרשי רע וליעצי שלום שמחה׃

משלי 12:20 Hebrew Bible
מרמה בלב חרשי רע וליעצי שלום שמחה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy.

King James Bible
Deceit is in the heart of them that imagine evil: but to the counsellers of peace is joy.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Deceit is in the hearts of those who plot evil, but those who promote peace have joy.
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