The poor person is shunned even by his own neighbor, But the rich person has many friends.
Alternate Versions of Proverbs 14-20
- A Conservative Version: Proverbs 14:20
- The poor man is regarded inferior even by his own neighbor, but the rich man has many friends.
- American Standard Version: Proverbs 14:20
- The poor is hated even of his own neighbor; But the rich hath many friends.
- Bible in Basic English: Proverbs 14:20
- The poor man is hated even by his neighbour, but the man of wealth has numbers of friends.
- Darby English Bible: Proverbs 14:20
- He that is poor is hated even of his own neighbour; but the rich hath many friends.
- King James Version: Proverbs 14:20
- The poor is hated even of his own neighbour: but the rich hath many friends.
- King James Version (UK): Proverbs 14:20
- The poor is hated even of his own neighbour but the rich has many friends.
- Youngs Literal Translation: Proverbs 14:20
- Even of his neighbour is the poor hated, And those loving the rich `are' many.
Verses Related to Proverbs 14-20
- Esther 3:2
- All the king's servants, who were in the king's gate, bowed down, and did reverence to Haman; for the king had so commanded concerning him. But Mordecai didn't bow down, nor did him reverence.
- Esther 5:10
- Nevertheless Haman refrained himself, and went home; and he sent and fetched his friends and Zeresh his wife.
- Job 30:10
- They abhor me, they stand aloof from me, And don't hesitate to spit in my face.
- Proverbs 10:15
- The rich man's wealth is his strong city. The destruction of the poor is their poverty.
- Proverbs 19:4
- Wealth adds many friends, But the poor is separated from his friend.
- Proverbs 19:6
- Many will entreat the favor of a ruler, And everyone is a friend to a man who gives gifts.
- Proverbs 19:7
- All the relatives of the poor shun him: How much more do his friends avoid him! He pursues them with pleas, but they are gone.