Proverbs 19:11
Text Analysis
7922 [e]שֵׂ֣כֶל
The discretionN-msc
120 [e]אָ֭דָם
of a manN-ms
748 [e]הֶאֱרִ֣יךְ
makes him slowV-Hifil-Perf-3ms
639 [e]אַפּ֑וֹ
to angerN-msc | 3ms
8597 [e]וְ֝תִפאַרְתּ֗וֹ‪‬
and his glory [is]Conj-w | N-fsc | 3ms
5674 [e]עֲבֹ֣ר
to overlookV-Qal-Inf
5921 [e]עַל־
6588 [e]פָּֽשַׁע׃
a transgressionN-ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 19:11 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
שֵׂ֣כֶל אָ֭דָם הֶאֱרִ֣יךְ אַפֹּ֑ו וְ֝תִפאַרְתֹּ֗ו עֲבֹ֣ר עַל־פָּֽשַׁע׃

משלי 19:11 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
שכל אדם האריך אפו ותפארתו עבר על־פשע׃

משלי 19:11 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
שכל אדם האריך אפו ותפארתו עבר על־פשע׃

משלי 19:11 Hebrew Bible
שכל אדם האריך אפו ותפארתו עבר על פשע׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
A man's discretion makes him slow to anger, And it is his glory to overlook a transgression.

King James Bible
The discretion of a man deferreth his anger; and it is his glory to pass over a transgression.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A person's insight gives him patience, and his virtue is to overlook an offense.
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