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Proverbs 29:3

He who eloves wisdom makes his father glad,

but fa companion of prostitutes gsquanders his wealth.

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Proverbs 29:3 — The New International Version (NIV)

A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father,

but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.

Proverbs 29:3 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father:

But he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.

Proverbs 29:3 — New Living Translation (NLT)

The man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father,

but if he hangs around with prostitutes, his wealth is wasted.

Proverbs 29:3 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

Whoever loves wisdom makes his father rejoice,

But a companion of harlots wastes his wealth.

Proverbs 29:3 — New Century Version (NCV)

Those who love wisdom make their parents happy,

but friends of prostitutes waste their money.

Proverbs 29:3 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father;

But he that keepeth company with harlots wasteth his substance.

Proverbs 29:3 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father; but he that is a companion of harlots destroyeth his substance.

Proverbs 29:3 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

A person who loves wisdom makes his father happy, 

but one who pays prostitutes wastes his wealth. 

Proverbs 29:3 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father,

but one who consorts with prostitutes destroys his wealth.

Proverbs 29:3 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

A child who loves wisdom makes a parent glad,

but to keep company with prostitutes is to squander one’s substance.

Proverbs 29:3 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

A man who loves wisdom will make his parents glad,

but the friend of prostitutes will squander his wealth.

Proverbs 29:3 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

A man who loves wisdom makes his father glad.

But a man who spends time with prostitutes wastes his father’s wealth.

Proverbs 29:3 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

A man who loves wisdom makes his father glad,

But he who keeps company with harlots wastes his wealth.


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