Proverbs Chapter 12 Verse 4

The Holy Bible, King James Version

A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.

Parallel Verses

  1. A woman of virtue is a crown to her husband; but she whose behaviour is a cause of shame is like a wasting disease in his bones. (BBE, Proverbs 12:4)
  2. A worthy woman is the crown of her husband; But she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones. (ASV, Proverbs 12:4)
  3. A worthy woman is the crown of her husband, (WEB, Proverbs 12:4)
  4. A woman of worth is a crown to her husband; but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones. (DBY, Proverbs 12:4)
  5. A virtuous woman [is] a crown to her husband, And as rottenness in his bones [is] one causing shame. (YLT, Proverbs 12:4)