Proverbs 3:31
Text Analysis
408 [e]אַל־
7065 [e]תְּ֭קַנֵּא
do envyV-Piel-Imperf-2ms
376 [e]בְּאִ֣ישׁ
a manPrep-b | N-msc
2555 [e]חָמָ֑ס
the oppressorN-ms
408 [e]וְאַל־
and noneConj-w | Adv
977 [e]תִּ֝בְחַ֗ר
3605 [e]בְּכָל־
ofPrep-b | N-msc
1870 [e]דְּרָכָֽיו׃
his waysN-cpc | 3ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 3:31 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
אַל־תְּ֭קַנֵּא בְּאִ֣ישׁ חָמָ֑ס וְאַל־תִּ֝בְחַ֗ר בְּכָל־דְּרָכָֽיו׃

משלי 3:31 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
אל־תקנא באיש חמס ואל־תבחר בכל־דרכיו׃

משלי 3:31 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
אל־תקנא באיש חמס ואל־תבחר בכל־דרכיו׃

משלי 3:31 Hebrew Bible
אל תקנא באיש חמס ואל תבחר בכל דרכיו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Do not envy a man of violence And do not choose any of his ways.

King James Bible
Envy thou not the oppressor, and choose none of his ways.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Don't envy a violent man or choose any of his ways;
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