Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"But you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first against him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

King James Version

But thou shalt surely kill him; thine hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Holman Bible

Instead, you must kill him. Your hand is to be the first against him to put him to death, and then the hands of all the people.

International Standard Version

But you must surely execute him. You must be the first to put him to death with your own hand, and then the hands of the whole community.

A Conservative Version

but thou shall surely kill him. Thy hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

American Standard Version

but thou shalt surely kill him; thy hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Amplified

But you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hands of all the people.

Bible in Basic English

But put him to death without question; let your hand be the first stretched out against him to put him to death, and then the hands of all the people.

Darby Translation

but thou shalt in any case kill him: thy hand shall be the first against him to put him to death, and afterwards the hands of all the people;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

but thou must kill him; thy hand shall be first upon him to put him to death and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Julia Smith Translation

But killing, thou shalt kill him; thy hand shall be upon him for the first to put him to death, and the hand of all the people at last.

King James 2000

But you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But you shall certainly kill him; your hand shall be first against him to kill him and next the hand of all [of] the people.

Modern King James verseion

But you shall surely kill him. Your hand shall be first on him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thine hand shall be first upon him to kill him; and then the hands of all the people.

NET Bible

Instead, you must kill him without fail! Your own hand must be the first to strike him, and then the hands of the whole community.

New Heart English Bible

but you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first on him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

The Emphasized Bible

but thou shalt slay, him, thine own hand, shall be on him first, to put him to death, - and the hand of all the people afterwards.

Webster

But thou shalt surely kill him; thy hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

World English Bible

but you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first on him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Youngs Literal Translation

'But thou dost surely kill him; thy hand is on him, in the first place, to put him to death, and the hand of all the people last;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

ראשׁן ראשׁון 
Ri'shown 
Usage: 182

מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

אחרן אחרין 
'acharown 
Usage: 50

the hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

8 you shall not yield to him or listen to him; and your eye shall not pity him, nor shall you spare or conceal him. 9 "But you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first against him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people. 10 "So you shall stone him to death because he has sought to seduce you from the LORD your God who brought you out from the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 17:2-7

"If there is found in your midst, in any of your towns, which the LORD your God is giving you, a man or a woman who does what is evil in the sight of the LORD your God, by transgressing His covenant,

Matthew 10:37

"He who loves father or mother more than Me is not worthy of Me; and he who loves son or daughter more than Me is not worthy of Me.

Luke 14:26

"If anyone comes to Me, and does not hate his own father and mother and wife and children and brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be My disciple.

John 8:7

But when they persisted in asking Him, He straightened up, and said to them, "He who is without sin among you, let him be the first to throw a stone at her."

Acts 7:58

When they had driven him out of the city, they began stoning him; and the witnesses laid aside their robes at the feet of a young man named Saul.

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