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Proverbs 22:29

29 Do you see a man who 8excels in his work?

He will stand before kings;

He will not stand before 9unknown men.

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Proverbs 22:29 — The New International Version (NIV)

29 Do you see someone skilled in their work?

They will serve before kings;

they will not serve before officials of low rank.

Proverbs 22:29 — English Standard Version (ESV)

29 Do you see a man skillful in his work?

He will stand before kings;

he will not stand before obscure men.

Proverbs 22:29 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

29 Seest thou a man diligent in his business?

He shall stand before kings;

He shall not stand before mean men.

Proverbs 22:29 — New Living Translation (NLT)

29 Do you see any truly competent workers?

They will serve kings

rather than working for ordinary people.

Proverbs 22:29 — New Century Version (NCV)

29 Do you see people skilled in their work?

They will work for kings, not for ordinary people.

Proverbs 22:29 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

29 Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings;

He shall not stand before mean men.

Proverbs 22:29 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

29 Hast thou seen a man diligent in his work? He shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before the mean.

Proverbs 22:29 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

29 Do you see a person who is efficient in his work?

He will serve kings.

He will not serve unknown people.

Proverbs 22:29 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

29 Do you see a man skilled in his work?

He will stand in the presence of kings.

He will not stand in the presence of unknown men.

Proverbs 22:29 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

29 Do you see those who are skillful in their work?

They will serve kings;

they will not serve common people.

Proverbs 22:29 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

29 A man who is skillful in his work, you shall see:

before kings, he will serve;

he will not serve before the commoners.

Proverbs 22:29 — New International Reader’s Version (NIrV)

29 Do you see a man who does good work?

He will serve kings.

He won’t serve ordinary people.

Proverbs 22:29 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

29 Do you see a man skilled in his work?

He will stand before kings;

He will not stand before obscure men.