Proverbs 20:22
Text Analysis
408 [e]אַל־
559 [e]תֹּאמַ֥ר
do sayV-Qal-Imperf-2ms
7999 [e]אֲשַׁלְּמָה־
I will recompenseV-Piel-Imperf.Cohort-1cs
7451 [e]רָ֑ע
6960 [e]קַוֵּ֥ה
3068 [e]לַֽ֝יהוָ֗ה
for YahwehPrep-l | N-proper-ms
3467 [e]וְיֹ֣שַֽׁע
and He will saveConj-w | V-Hifil-ConjImperf.Jus-3ms
youPrep | 2fs

Hebrew Texts
משלי 20:22 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
אַל־תֹּאמַ֥ר אֲשַׁלְּמָה־רָ֑ע קַוֵּ֥ה לַֽ֝יהוָ֗ה וְיֹ֣שַֽׁע לָֽךְ׃

משלי 20:22 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
אל־תאמר אשלמה־רע קוה ליהוה וישע לך׃

משלי 20:22 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
אל־תאמר אשלמה־רע קוה ליהוה וישע לך׃

משלי 20:22 Hebrew Bible
אל תאמר אשלמה רע קוה ליהוה וישע לך׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Do not say, "I will repay evil"; Wait for the LORD, and He will save you.

King James Bible
Say not thou, I will recompense evil; but wait on the LORD, and he shall save thee.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Don't say, "I will avenge this evil!" Wait on the LORD, and He will rescue you.
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