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Proverbs 7

Prov. 7:6 KJV (With Strong’s)

For at the window
challown (Hebrew #2474)
a window (as perforated)
KJV usage: window.
Pronounce: khal-lone'
of my house
bayith (Hebrew #1004)
a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.)
KJV usage: court, daughter, door, + dungeon, family, + forth of, X great as would contain, hangings, home(born), (winter)house(-hold), inside(-ward), palace, place, + prison, + steward, + tablet, temple, web, + within(-out).
Pronounce: bah'-yith
Origin: probably from 1129 abbreviated
I looked
shaqaph (Hebrew #8259)
properly, to lean out (of a window), i.e. (by implication) peep or gaze (passively, be a spectacle)
KJV usage: appear, look (down, forth, out).
Pronounce: shaw-kaf'
Origin: a primitive root
through my casement
'eshnab (Hebrew #822)
A latticed window
KJV usage: casement, lattice.
Pronounce: esh-nawb'
Origin: apparently from an unused root (probably meaning to leave interstices)

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Ministry on This Verse

 {v.6-27} The young man may well ponder it with care, and thus be warned of the dangers besetting one who, trusting in his own heart, departs from the living God and forsakes the counsel of his mother and the guide of his youth. (Proverbs Seven by H.A. Ironside)
 {v.6-27} The reverent student of this solemn portion of the word of God will see at once how apt an illustration this religious-appearing woman is of the false, apostate church. Loud and stubborn, moveable too have been her ways, so that she might ensnare those who otherwise would never seek association with her. The vision of Revelation 17 may well be studied in connection with this chapter. (Proverbs Seven by H.A. Ironside)

J. N. Darby Translation

For at the window of my house, I looked forth through my lattice,