Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"If a malicious witness rises up against a man to accuse him of wrongdoing,

King James Version

If a false witness rise up against any man to testify against him that which is wrong;

Holman Bible

"If a malicious witness testifies against someone accusing him of a crime,

International Standard Version

When a malicious witness takes the stand against a man and accuses him,

A Conservative Version

If an unrighteous witness rises up against any man to testify against him of wrong-doing,

American Standard Version

If an unrighteous witness rise up against any man to testify against him of wrong-doing,

Amplified

If a false witness rises up against any man to accuse him of wrongdoing,

Bible in Basic English

If a false witness makes a statement against a man, saying that he has done wrong,

Darby Translation

If an unrighteous witness rise up against any man to testify against him of an offence;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

When a false witness rises up against any man to testify rebellion against him,

Julia Smith Translation

If a witness of wrong shall rise up against a man to testify apostasy against him;

King James 2000

If a false witness rises up against any man to testify against him that which is wrong;

Lexham Expanded Bible

If {a malicious witness} gets up {to accuse} anyone to testify against him falsely,

Modern King James verseion

If a false witness rises up against any man to testify a falling away against him,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If an unrighteous witness rise up against a man to accuse him of trespass:

NET Bible

If a false witness testifies against another person and accuses him of a crime,

New Heart English Bible

If an unrighteous witness rise up against any man to testify against him of wrongdoing,

The Emphasized Bible

When there shall rise up a wrongful witness against a man, - to answer against him perversely,

Webster

If a false witness shall rise up against any man to testify against him that which is wrong;

World English Bible

If an unrighteous witness rise up against any man to testify against him of wrongdoing,

Youngs Literal Translation

'When a violent witness doth rise against a man, to testify against him apostasy,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If a false
חמס 
Chamac 
Usage: 60

עד 
`ed 
Usage: 69

rise up
קוּם 
Quwm 
Usage: 629

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

to testify
ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

References

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

15 "A single witness shall not rise up against a man on account of any iniquity or any sin which he has committed; on the evidence of two or three witnesses a matter shall be confirmed. 16 "If a malicious witness rises up against a man to accuse him of wrongdoing, 17 then both the men who have the dispute shall stand before the LORD, before the priests and the judges who will be in office in those days.



Cross References

Psalm 27:12

Do not deliver me over to the desire of my adversaries, For false witnesses have risen against me, And such as breathe out violence.

Psalm 35:11

Malicious witnesses rise up; They ask me of things that I do not know.

Exodus 23:1-7

"You shall not bear a false report; do not join your hand with a wicked man to be a malicious witness.

1 Kings 21:10-13

and seat two worthless men before him, and let them testify against him, saying, 'You cursed God and the king ' Then take him out and stone him to death."

Mark 14:55-59

Now the chief priests and the whole Council kept trying to obtain testimony against Jesus to put Him to death, and they were not finding any.

Acts 6:13

They put forward false witnesses who said, "This man incessantly speaks against this holy place and the Law;

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