Proverbs 19:12

The king's wrath is like the roaring of a lion, But his favor is like dew on the grass.

Alternate Versions of Proverbs 19-12

A Conservative Version: Proverbs 19:12
The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion, but his favor is as dew upon the grass.

American Standard Version: Proverbs 19:12
The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion; But his favor is as dew upon the grass.

Bible in Basic English: Proverbs 19:12
The king's wrath is like the loud cry of a lion, but his approval is like dew on the grass.

Darby English Bible: Proverbs 19:12
The king's displeasure is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour is as dew upon the grass.

King James Version: Proverbs 19:12
The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour is as dew upon the grass.

King James Version (UK): Proverbs 19:12
The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour is as dew upon the grass.

Youngs Literal Translation: Proverbs 19:12
The wrath of a king `is' a growl as of a young lion, And as dew on the herb his good-will.

Verses Related to Proverbs 19-12

2 Samuel 23:4
[He shall be] as the light of the morning, when the sun rises, A morning without clouds, [When] the tender grass [springs] out of the earth, Through clear shining after rain.

Esther 7:8
Then the king returned out of the palace garden into the place of the banquet of wine; and Haman was fallen on the couch whereon Esther was. Then said the king, Will he even force the queen before me in the house? As the word went out of the king's mouth, they covered Haman's face.

Psalms 72:6
He will come down like rain on the mown grass, As showers that water the earth.

Proverbs 16:14
The king's wrath is a messenger of death, But a wise man will pacify it.

Proverbs 20:2
The terror of a king is like the roaring of a lion: He who provokes him to anger forfeits his own life.

Proverbs 28:15
As a roaring lion or a charging bear, So is a wicked ruler over helpless people.

Ecclesiastes 8:4
for the king's word is supreme. Who can say to him, "What are you doing?"

Daniel 2:12
For this cause the king was angry and very furious, and commanded to destroy all the wise men of Babylon.

Daniel 5:19
and because of the greatness that he gave him, all the peoples, nations, and languages trembled and feared before him: whom he would he killed, and whom he would he kept alive; and whom he would he raised up, and whom he would he put down.