Proverbs 14:21
Text Analysis
936 [e]בָּז־
He who despisesV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
7453 [e]לְרֵעֵ֥הוּ
his neighborPrep-l | N-msc | 3ms
2398 [e]חוֹטֵ֑א
2603 [e]וּמְחוֹנֵ֖ן
but he who has mercy onConj-w | V-Piel-Prtcpl-ms
-Adjective - masculine plural Adj-mp
6041 [e](עֲנָוִ֣ים)
the poorAdj-mp
835 [e]אַשְׁרָֽיו׃
happy [is] heInterjection | 3ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 14:21 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
בָּז־לְרֵעֵ֥הוּ חֹוטֵ֑א וּמְחֹונֵ֖ן [עֲנָיִים כ] (עֲנָוִ֣ים ק) אַשְׁרָֽיו׃

משלי 14:21 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
בז־לרעהו חוטא ומחונן [עניים כ] (ענוים ק) אשריו׃

משלי 14:21 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
בז־לרעהו חוטא ומחונן [עניים כ] (ענוים ק) אשריו׃

משלי 14:21 Hebrew Bible
בז לרעהו חוטא ומחונן עניים אשריו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who despises his neighbor sins, But happy is he who is gracious to the poor.

King James Bible
He that despiseth his neighbour sinneth: but he that hath mercy on the poor, happy is he.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The one who despises his neighbor sins, but whoever shows kindness to the poor will be happy.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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