Proverbs 12:4

A worthy woman is the crown of her husband, But a disgraceful wife is as rottenness in his bones.

Alternate Versions of Proverbs 12-4

A Conservative Version: Proverbs 12:4
A worthy woman is the crown of her husband, but she who makes ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.

American Standard Version: Proverbs 12:4
A worthy woman is the crown of her husband; But she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.

Bible in Basic English: Proverbs 12:4
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.

Darby English Bible: Proverbs 12:4
A woman of worth is a crown to her husband; but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.

King James Version: Proverbs 12:4
A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband: but she that maketh ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.

King James Version (UK): Proverbs 12:4
A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband but she that makes ashamed is as rottenness in his bones.

Youngs Literal Translation: Proverbs 12:4
A virtuous woman `is' a crown to her husband, And as rottenness in his bones `is' one causing shame.

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