Parallel Verses

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.

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

Instead, you shall most certainly execute him; your hand shall be first [to be raised] against him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand 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;

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.

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

upon him to put him to death
מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

אחרן אחרין 
'acharown 
Usage: 50

the hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

References

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

8 You shall not yield unto him, nor hearken unto him; neither shall your eye pity him, neither shall you spare, neither shall you conceal him: 9 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. 10 And you shall stone him with stones, that he die; because he has sought to thrust you away from the LORD your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 17:2-7

If there be found among you, within any of your gates which the LORD your God gives you, man or woman, that has done wickedness in the sight of the LORD your God, in transgressing his covenant,

Matthew 10:37

He that loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me: and he that loves son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me.

Luke 14:26

If any man come to me, and hate not his father, and mother, and wife, and children, and brothers, and sisters, yea, and his own life also, he cannot be my disciple.

John 8:7

So when they continued asking him, he lifted himself up, and said unto them, He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her.

Acts 7:58

And cast him out of the city, and stoned him: and the witnesses laid down their clothes at a young man's feet, whose name was Saul.

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