Proverbs 6:23
Text Analysis
3588 [e]כִּ֤י
5216 [e]נֵ֣ר
a lampN-ms
4687 [e]מִ֭צְוָה
the commandment [is]N-fs
8451 [e]וְת֣וֹרָה
and the lawConj-w | N-fs
216 [e]א֑וֹר
a lightN-cs
1870 [e]וְדֶ֥רֶךְ
and [are] the wayConj-w | N-csc
2416 [e]חַ֝יִּ֗ים
of lifeN-mp
8433 [e]תּוֹכְח֥וֹת
4148 [e]מוּסָֽר׃
of instructionN-ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 6:23 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּ֤י נֵ֣ר מִ֭צְוָה וְתֹ֣ורָה אֹ֑ור וְדֶ֥רֶךְ חַ֝יִּ֗ים תֹּוכְחֹ֥ות מוּסָֽר׃

משלי 6:23 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי נר מצוה ותורה אור ודרך חיים תוכחות מוסר׃

משלי 6:23 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי נר מצוה ותורה אור ודרך חיים תוכחות מוסר׃

משלי 6:23 Hebrew Bible
כי נר מצוה ותורה אור ודרך חיים תוכחות מוסר׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
For the commandment is a lamp and the teaching is light; And reproofs for discipline are the way of life

King James Bible
For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For a command is a lamp, teaching is a light, and corrective discipline is the way to life.
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the commandment

Psalm 19:8 The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment …

Psalm 119:98-100,105 You through your commandments have made me wiser than my enemies: …

Isaiah 8:20 To the law and to the testimony: if they speak not according to this …

2 Peter 1:19 We have also a more sure word of prophecy; whereunto you do well …


Revelation 2:5 Remember therefore from where you are fallen, and repent, and do …

and reproofs

Proverbs 5:12 And say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof;

Proverbs 15:31 The ear that hears the reproof of life stays among the wise.

Proverbs 29:15 The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself brings …

Leviticus 19:17 You shall not hate your brother in your heart: you shall in any wise …

Psalm 141:5 Let the righteous smite me; it shall be a kindness: and let him reprove …

the way

Proverbs 3:18 She is a tree of life to them that lay hold on her: and happy is …

Proverbs 4:4,13 He taught me also, and said to me, Let your heart retain my words: …

Proverbs 15:24 The way of life is above to the wise, that he may depart from hell beneath.

Jeremiah 21:8 And to this people you shall say, Thus said the LORD; Behold, I set …

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