Proverbs 29:19
Text Analysis
1697 [e]בִּ֭דְבָרִים
By [mere] wordsPrep-b | N-mp
3808 [e]לֹא־
3256 [e]יִוָּ֣סֶר
will be correctedV-Nifal-Imperf-3ms
5650 [e]עָ֑בֶד
a servantN-ms
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
for thoughConj
995 [e]יָ֝בִ֗ין
he understandsV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
369 [e]וְאֵ֣ין
and notConj-w | Adv
4617 [e]מַעֲנֶֽה׃
he will respondV-Hifil-Prtcpl-ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 29:19 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
בִּ֭דְבָרִים לֹא־יִוָּ֣סֶר עָ֑בֶד כִּֽי־יָ֝בִ֗ין וְאֵ֣ין מַעֲנֶֽה׃

משלי 29:19 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
בדברים לא־יוסר עבד כי־יבין ואין מענה׃

משלי 29:19 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
בדברים לא־יוסר עבד כי־יבין ואין מענה׃

משלי 29:19 Hebrew Bible
בדברים לא יוסר עבד כי יבין ואין מענה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
A slave will not be instructed by words alone; For though he understands, there will be no response.

King James Bible
A servant will not be corrected by words: for though he understand he will not answer.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A slave cannot be disciplined by words; though he understands, he doesn't respond.
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