- they that speak in proverbs say, Come into Heshbon: Num. 21:27 .
- thou shalt become an astonishment, a proverb: Deut. 28:37 .
- it became a proverb, Is Saul also among the prophets: 1 Sam. 10:12 .
- he spake three thousand proverbs: 1 Kgs. 4:32 .
- Israel shall be a proverb and a byword: 1 Kgs. 9:7 . ( 2 Chr. 7:20 . )
- understand a proverb: Prov. 1:6 .
- to be a reproach and a proverb: Jer. 24:9 .