Proverbs 12:27
Parallel Strong's
Berean Study Bible
A lazy man does not roast his game, but a diligent man prizes his possession.

Young's Literal Translation
The slothful roasteth not his hunting, And the wealth of a diligent man is precious.

King James Bible
The slothful [man] roasteth not that which he took in hunting: but the substance of a diligent man [is] precious.

A lazy
רְמִיָּ֣ה (rə·mî·yāh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 7423: Remissness, treachery

man does not
לֹא־ (lō-)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

יַחֲרֹ֣ךְ (ya·ḥă·rōḵ)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 2760: To braid, catch, in a, net

his game,
צֵיד֑וֹ (ṣê·ḏōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 6718: The chase, game, lunch

but a diligent
חָרֽוּץ׃ (ḥā·rūṣ)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 2742: Incised, incisive, a trench, gold, a threshing-sledge, determination, eager

אָדָ֖ם (’ā·ḏām)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 120: Ruddy, a human being

יָקָ֣ר (yā·qār)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 3368: Precious, rare, splendid, weighty

his possession.
וְהוֹן־ (wə·hō·wn-)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1952: Wealth, sufficiency


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