Proverbs 28:26
Text Analysis
982 [e]בּוֹטֵ֣חַ
He who trustsV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
3820 [e]בְּ֭לִבּוֹ
in his own heartPrep-b | N-msc | 3ms
1931 [e]ה֣וּא
3684 [e]כְסִ֑יל
a foolN-ms
1980 [e]וְהוֹלֵ֥ךְ
but whoever walksConj-w | V-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
2451 [e]בְּ֝חָכְמָ֗ה
wiselyPrep-b | N-fs
1931 [e]ה֣וּא
4422 [e]יִמָּלֵֽט׃
will be deliveredV-Nifal-Imperf-3ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 28:26 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
בֹּוטֵ֣חַ בְּ֭לִבֹּו ה֣וּא כְסִ֑יל וְהֹולֵ֥ךְ בְּ֝חָכְמָ֗ה ה֣וּא יִמָּלֵֽט׃

משלי 28:26 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
בוטח בלבו הוא כסיל והולך בחכמה הוא ימלט׃

משלי 28:26 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
בוטח בלבו הוא כסיל והולך בחכמה הוא ימלט׃

משלי 28:26 Hebrew Bible
בוטח בלבו הוא כסיל והולך בחכמה הוא ימלט׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who trusts in his own heart is a fool, But he who walks wisely will be delivered.

King James Bible
He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool: but whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The one who trusts in himself is a fool, but one who walks in wisdom will be safe.
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