Proverbs Chapter 4 With Hebrew

Proverbs Chapter 4

1. Hear and Obey, (Shama #8085) children, (ben #1121) to instruction, (musar #4148), of a Father, (Av #1). Pay attention, (qashab #7181) to Know, (Yada #3045) Understanding, (Binah #998).
2. I give, (nathan #5414) Good, (Tov #2896a) teaching, (leqach #3948) do not forsake, (azab #5800a) My Torah (#8451).
3. When, (Ki #3588) I was a son, (ben #1121) to my Father, (Av #1), tender, (rak #7390) and the only one, (yachid #3173) before the face, (panim #6440) of my Mother, (Am #517),
4. He taught/an archery term, (yarah #3384) me and said, (amar #559) let your heart, (leb #3820) take hold, (tamak #8551) of My Words, Keep, (Shamar #8104) My Commandments, (Mitzvah #4687) and Live, (Chayah #2421).
5. Get, (Qanah #7069) Wisdom, (Chokma #2451) get Understanding. Do not forget, (shakach #7911) or spread out, (natah #5186) from the words, (emer #561) of my mouth, (peh #6310).
6. Do not forsake, (azab #5800) her and she will keep, (shamar #8104) you, love, (aheb #157) her and she will guard, (natzar #5341) you.
7. Wisdom, (Chokmah #2451 from Chakam) is the beginning, (reshith #7225) therefore get, (qanah #7069) Wisdom, (Chokmah #2451) and with all, (kol #3605) you aquire, (qinyan #7075 from qanah) get, (qanah #7069) Understanding Wisdom, (Binah #998 from Bin).
8. Esteem, (Salal #5549) her and she will exalt, (rum #7311) you, she will bring you honor, (kabad #3513) when, (ki #3588) you embrace, Chabaq #2263) her.
9. She will give, (nathan #5414) your head, (rosh #7218) a garland/wreath, (livyah #3880) of Grace/Favor, (Chen #2580 from Chanan), a crown, (atarah #5850 from atar) of glorious splendor, (tipharah #8597 from paar), delivering you a surrounding shield, (magan #4042).
10.  Hear, (Shama #8085), my son/child, (ben #1121) and accept, (laqach #3947) My Sayings, (Emer #561 from Amar) and the years, (shana #8141) of your life, (chay #2416) will multiply, (rabah #7235).
11. I have pointed, (yarah #3384) you in the Way, (Derek #1870  Darak) of Wisdom, (Chokmah #2451 from Chakam).  I have led, (darak #1869) you in the Straight, (Yosher #3476 from Yashar) and Right Course, (Magan #4570 from Egel).
12. When you walk, (halak #1980) your steps, (tzaad #6806) will not be impeded, (yetzar #3334) and when you run, (rutz #7323) you will not stumble, (kashal #3782).
13. Take hold, (Chazaq #2388) of Instruction (Musar #4148)); do not let go, (raphah #7503). Guard, (Natzar #5341) her for she is your Life, (Chay #2416).
14. Do not, (Al #408) enter, (bo #935) the path, (orach #734 from arach) of the bad, (rasha #7563).  Do not advance, (ashar #833) in the way, (derek #1870) of bad, (ra #7451).
15. Avoid, (Para #6544) it, do not pass by, (abar #5674) it, turn away from, (satah #7847) it and pass far from, (abar #5674) it.
16. For they sleep, (yashen #3462) not, (lo #3808) unless they do bad, (raa #7489) and their sleep is taken away, (gazal #1497) unless they make someone stumble, (kashal #3782).
17. For they eat/battle, (lachem #3898) the bread/food, (lechem #3899) of the bad/wickedness, (resha #7562) and drink, (shathah #8354) the wine, (yayin #3196) of violence, (chamas #2555).
18. But the Path, (Orach #734 from Arach) of those who do Right/the Righteous, (Tzadiq #6662) is like a Light, (Oor #216), giving Light, (Oor #215) becoming/growing, (halak #1980) brighter, (nogah #5051 from nagah) until, (ad #5704) day, (yom #3117) is established, (kun #3559).
19. The way, (derek #1870) of those who do bad/the wicked, (rasha #7563) is like gloominess, (aphelah #653 from ophel) they do not, (lo #3808) know/acknowledge, (yada #3045) over what, (ma #4100) they stumble, (kashal #3782).
20. My son/child, (ben #1121) listen, (qashab #7181) to My Words, (dabar #1697) incline, (natah #5186) your ear, (ozen #241) to My Sayings, (Emer #561 from Amar).
21. Do not let them depart, (luz #3868) from your eyes, (ayin #5869) Keep, (Shamar #8104) them in the midst, (tavek #8432) of your heart, (lebab #3824).
22. For they are Life, (Chay #2416) to those who find, (matzah #4672) them and health, (marpe #4832 from rapha) to all their flesh, (basar #1320).
23. Guard, (Natzar #5341) your heart, (leb #3820) with all Diligence, (Mishmar #4929 from Shamar) for, (ki #3588) from, (min #4480) it is the source, (totzaah #8444 from yatza) of Life, (Chay #2416).
24. Put away, (Sur #5493) from, (min #4480) you a crooked/twisted, (iqeshsuth #6143 from aqash) mouth, (peh #6310) and keep far, (rachaq #7368) from, (min #4480) perverse, (lazuth #3891 from luz) lips, (saphah #8193).                                                        25. Let your eyes, (ayin #5869) look, (nabat #5027) directly ahead, (nokach #5227) and your eyelids/gaze, (aphaph #6079 from uph) right/straight before, (yashar #3474) you.
26. Level, (Palas #6424) the course, (magal #4570) of your feet, (regel #7272) and all, (kol #3605) your Ways, (Derek #1870) be Establish, (Kun #3559).
27. Do not, (Al #408) bend, (natah #5186) to the Right, (Yamin #3225) or the Left, (Semole #8040).  Remove, (Sur #5493) your foot, (regel #7272) from bad, (ra #7451).

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