Ecclesiastes 7:9

NET ©

Do not let yourself be quickly provoked, for anger resides in the lap of fools.

NIV ©

Do not be quickly provoked in your spirit, for anger resides in the lap of fools.

NASB ©

Do not be eager in your heart to be angry, For anger resides in the bosom of fools.

NLT ©

Don’t be quick–tempered, for anger is the friend of fools.

MSG ©

Don't be quick to fly off the handle. Anger boomerangs. You can spot a fool by the lumps on his head.

BBE ©

Be not quick to let your spirit be angry; because wrath is in the heart of the foolish.

NRSV ©

Do not be quick to anger, for anger lodges in the bosom of fools.

NKJV ©

Do not hasten in your spirit to be angry, For anger rests in the bosom of fools.

KJV
Be not hasty
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in thy spirit
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to be angry
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for anger
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resteth
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in the bosom
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of fools
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HEBREW
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la (7:9)
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LXXM
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ADV
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PREP
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P-GS
tou
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T-GSN
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CONJ
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NET © [draft] ITL
Do not
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let yourself be quickly
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provoked
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, for
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anger resides
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in the lap
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of fools
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.
NET © Notes

tn Heb “Do not be hasty in your spirit to become angry.”

tn Heb “bosom.”