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Bible Verse Dictionary

Proverbs 28:16 - Understanding

Proverbs 28:16 - The prince that wanteth understanding is also a great oppressor: but he that hateth covetousness shall prolong his days.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
The prince H5057 נָגִיד
that wanteth H2638 חָסֵר
understanding H8394 תָּבוּן
is also a great H7227 רַב
oppressor H4642 מַעֲשַׁקָּה
but he that hateth H8130 שָׂנֵא
covetousness H1215 בֶּצַע
shall prolong H748 אָרַךְ
his days H3117 יוֹם


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.