Proverbs 19:22
Text Analysis
8378 [e]תַּאֲוַ֣ת
What is desired inN-fsc
120 [e]אָדָ֣ם
a manN-ms
2617 [e]חַסְדּ֑וֹ
is kindnessN-msc | 3ms
2896 [e]וְטֽוֹב־
and is betterConj-w | Adj-ms
7326 [e]רָ֝שׁ
a poor manV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
376 [e]מֵאִ֥ישׁ
thanPrep-m | N-msc
3577 [e]כָּזָֽב׃
a liarN-ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 19:22 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
תַּאֲוַ֣ת אָדָ֣ם חַסְדֹּ֑ו וְטֹֽוב־רָ֝שׁ מֵאִ֥ישׁ כָּזָֽב׃

משלי 19:22 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
תאות אדם חסדו וטוב־רש מאיש כזב׃

משלי 19:22 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
תאות אדם חסדו וטוב־רש מאיש כזב׃

משלי 19:22 Hebrew Bible
תאות אדם חסדו וטוב רש מאיש כזב׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
What is desirable in a man is his kindness, And it is better to be a poor man than a liar.

King James Bible
The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
What is desirable in a man is his fidelity; better to be a poor man than a liar.
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