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Bible Commentaries

Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament

Proverbs 26

1:2 instruction; (i-5) 'Wisdom' here and in ver. 7 is chokmah . 'Instruction' means also, 'correction,' 'warning,' 'discipline,' Job 36:10 .

Verse 1

26:1 fool. (d-15) Kesil . so in all this passage, vers. 1 to 12. see ch. 1.7.

Verse 6

26:6 damage. (e-19) Lit. 'violence' or 'wrong.'

Verse 8

26:8 stoneheap, (f-8) Or 'As the binding of a stone in a sling.'

Verse 10

26:10 passers-by. (g-14) Or 'as an archer that woundeth all, so is he that hireth,' &c.

Verse 18

26:18 madman (h-3) Or 'jester.'

Verse 22

26:22 belly. (i-20) See ch. 18.8.

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Darby, John. "Commentary on Proverbs 26". "John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament". 1857-67.