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Proverbs 7:4
Say unto wisdom, “Thou art my sister,” and call understanding thy kinswoman,
Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister; And call understanding thy kinswoman:
Say to [skillful and godly] wisdom, “You are my sister,” And regard understanding and intelligent insight as your intimate friends;
Say to skillful and godly Wisdom, You are my sister, and regard understanding or insight as your intimate friend—
Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister; and call understanding thy kinswoman:
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister”; call understanding “friend,”
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister”; call understanding your kinswoman;
Let wisdom be your sister and make common sense your closest friend.
Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister, and call intelligence [thy] kinswoman:
Say to wisdom: Thou art my sister: and call prudence thy friend,
Treat wisdom like the woman you love and knowledge like the one dearest to you.
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call insight your intimate friend,
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister”, and call insight your intimate friend,
·Treat wisdom as a sister [L Say to Wisdom, “You are my sister”; 1:20–33; 8:1—9:6], and ·make understanding your closest friend [L call Understanding “Friend”].
Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister, and call understanding thy kinswoman,
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister.” Give the name “my relative” to understanding
Treat wisdom as your sister, and insight as your closest friend.
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call understanding your relative.
Be good to wisdom as if she were your sister. Make understanding your closest friend.
Say to wisdom, “You’re my sister!” and call understanding your close relative,
Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister, and call understanding thy kinswoman:
Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister; and call understanding thy kinswoman:
Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister; and call understanding thy kinswoman:
Say to wisdom, “you are my sister,” and you shall call insight, “intimate friend.”
Love wisdom like a sweetheart; make her a beloved member of your family.
Dear friend, do what I tell you; treasure my careful instructions. Do what I say and you’ll live well. My teaching is as precious as your eyesight—guard it! Write it out on the back of your hands; etch it on the chambers of your heart. Talk to Wisdom as to a sister. Treat Insight as your companion. They’ll be with you to fend off the Temptress— that smooth-talking, honey-tongued Seductress.
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call understanding your kinswoman,
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister.” Give the name “my relative” to understanding
Say to Wisdom, “You are my sister!” Call Understanding, “Friend!”
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” And call understanding your intimate friend;
Treat wisdom as a sister, and make understanding your closest friend.
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call understanding a close relative,
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister.” Say to understanding, “You are a member of my family.”
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and to insight, “You are my relative.”
Say to wisdom, ‘You are my sister,’ and to insight, ‘You are my relative.’
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” And call understanding your nearest kin,
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister.” Call understanding your special friend.
Love wisdom like a sister; make insight a beloved member of your family.
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call insight your intimate friend,
Say to wisdom, ‘You are my sister’, and call insight your intimate friend,
Say to wisdom, ‘You are my sister’, and call insight your intimate friend,
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call insight your intimate friend,
Say unto chochmah, Thou art my achot; and call binah (understanding) thy kinsman;
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call insight your intimate friend;
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call insight your intimate friend;
Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call understanding your relative.
Say to Lady Wisdom, “My sister”; recognize that understanding is your best friend,
Tell wisdom, “You are my sister.” Call understanding your relative,
Say thou to wisdom, Thou art my sister; and call thou prudence thy love (and call thou understanding, thy friend).
Say to wisdom, `My sister Thou [art].' And cry to understanding, `Kinswoman!'
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