Proverbs 26:7
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
1809 [e]דַּלְי֣וּ
dal-yū
That hang limpV-Qal-Perf-3cp
7785 [e]שֹׁ֭קַיִם
qa-yim
[Like] the legsN-fd
6455 [e]מִפִּסֵּ֑חַ
mip-pis-sê-aḥ;
of the lamePrep-m | Adj-ms
4912 [e]וּ֝מָשָׁ֗ל
ū-mā-šāl,
and [Is] a proverbConj-w | N-ms
6310 [e]בְּפִ֣י
bə-p̄î
in the mouthPrep-b | N-msc
3684 [e]כְסִילִֽים׃
ḵə-sî-lîm.
of foolsN-mp









Hebrew Texts
משלי 26:7 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
דַּלְי֣וּ קַיִם מִפִּסֵּ֑חַ וּ֝מָשָׁ֗ל בְּפִ֣י כְסִילִֽים׃

משלי 26:7 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
דליו קים מפסח ומשל בפי כסילים׃

משלי 26:7 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
דליו קים מפסח ומשל בפי כסילים׃

משלי 26:7 Hebrew Bible
דליו שקים מפסח ומשל בפי כסילים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Like the legs which are useless to the lame, So is a proverb in the mouth of fools.

King James Bible
The legs of the lame are not equal: so is a parable in the mouth of fools.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A proverb in the mouth of a fool is like lame legs that hang limp.
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