Proverbs 19:12
Parallel Strong's
Berean Study Bible
A king’s rage is like the roar of a lion, but his favor is like dew on the grass.

Young's Literal Translation
The wrath of a king [is] a growl as of a young lion, And as dew on the herb his good-will.

King James Bible
The king's wrath [is] as the roaring of a lion; but his favour [is] as dew upon the grass.

A king’s
מֶ֑לֶךְ (me·leḵ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4428: A king

זַ֣עַף (za·‘ap̄)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 2197: A storming, raging, rage

is like the roar
נַ֣הַם (na·ham)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5099: Growling (of a lion)

of a lion,
כַּ֭כְּפִיר (kak·kə·p̄îr)
Preposition-k, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3715: A village, a young lion

but his favor
רְצוֹנֽוֹ׃ (rə·ṣō·w·nōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 7522: Goodwill, favor, acceptance, will

is like dew
וּכְטַ֖ל (ū·ḵə·ṭal)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition-k | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2919: Night mist, dew

עַל־ (‘al-)
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

the grass.
עֵ֣שֶׂב (‘ê·śeḇ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6212: Herb, herbage


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