Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

{You must show no pity}: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot."

New American Standard Bible

Thus you shall not show pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

King James Version

And thine eye shall not pity; but life shall go for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Holman Bible

You must not show pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, and foot for foot.

International Standard Version

Your eyes must not show pity life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, and foot for foot."

A Conservative Version

And thine eyes shall not pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

American Standard Version

And thine eyes shall not pity; life'shall go for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Amplified

You shall not show pity [to the guilty one]: it shall be life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Bible in Basic English

Have no pity; let life be given for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Darby Translation

And thine eye shall not spare: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Julia Smith Translation

And thine eye shall not pity; soul for soul, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, and foot for foot

King James 2000

And your eye shall not pity; but life shall go for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Modern King James verseion

And your eye shall not pity. Life shall go for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And let thine eye have no compassion, but life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, and foot for foot.

NET Bible

You must not show pity; the principle will be a life for a life, an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, a hand for a hand, and a foot for a foot.

New Heart English Bible

Your eyes shall not pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

The Emphasized Bible

neither shall thine eye pity, - life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Webster

And thy eye shall not pity; but life shall go for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

World English Bible

Your eyes shall not pity; life [shall go] for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Youngs Literal Translation

and thine eye doth not pity -- life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
shall not pity
חוּס 
Chuwc 
Usage: 24

but life
נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

שׁן 
Shen 
Usage: 55

שׁן 
Shen 
Usage: 55

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

רגל 
Regel 
Usage: 247

References

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

20 {And the rest} shall hear and shall fear, and {they shall not continue to do such a thing again} as this evil thing in your midst. 21 {You must show no pity}: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot."



Cross References

Deuteronomy 19:13

Your eye shall not take pity on him, and you shall purge the guilt of innocent blood from Israel, {so that good will be directed toward you}.

Exodus 21:23-25

And if there is serious injury, you will give life in place of life,

Leviticus 24:17-21

" 'And when a man kills any human being, he certainly shall be put to death.

Matthew 5:38-39

"You have heard that it was said, 'An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.'

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