Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

Thou shalt not deliver up a slave unto his lord, - one who maketh his escape unto thee, from his lord:

New American Standard Bible

You shall not hand over to his master a slave who has escaped from his master to you.

King James Version

Thou shalt not deliver unto his master the servant which is escaped from his master unto thee:

Holman Bible

“Do not return a slave to his master when he has escaped from his master to you.

International Standard Version

"Don't hand over a slave who escaped from his master when he runs to you.

A Conservative Version

Thou shall not deliver to his master a servant who is escaped from his master to thee.

American Standard Version

Thou shalt not deliver unto his master a servant that is escaped from his master unto thee:

Amplified

“You shall not hand over to his master a slave who has escaped from his master to you.

Bible in Basic English

Do not give back to his master a servant who has gone in flight from his master and come to you:

Darby Translation

Thou shalt not hand over to his master a bondman that hath escaped from his master unto thee:

Julia Smith Translation

Thou shalt not deliver the servant to his lord who shall be delivered to thee from his lord.

King James 2000

You shall not deliver unto his master the servant who has escaped from his master unto you:

Lexham Expanded Bible

"And you shall not hand over a slave to his master who has escaped [and fled] to you from his master.

Modern King James verseion

You shall not deliver to his master the servant who has escaped from his master to you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou shalt not deliver unto his master the servant which is escaped from his master unto thee.

NET Bible

You must not return an escaped slave to his master when he has run away to you.

New Heart English Bible

You shall not deliver to his master a servant who is escaped from his master to you:

Webster

Thou shalt not deliver to his master the servant who hath escaped from his master to thee:

World English Bible

You shall not deliver to his master a servant who is escaped from his master to you:

Youngs Literal Translation

'Thou dost not shut up a servant unto his lord, who is delivered unto thee from his lord;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
סגר 
Cagar 
Usage: 93

אדן אדון 
'adown 
Usage: 335

the servant
עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

נצל 
Natsal 
Usage: 213

אדן אדון 
'adown 
Usage: 335

References

American

Fausets

Hastings

Smith

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

14 for, Yahweh thy God, walketh to and fro in the midst of thy camp, to rescue thee, and to deliver up thine enemies before thee, so shall thy camps be holy, - and he shall see in thee no shameful thing, that he should turn away from following thee. 15 Thou shalt not deliver up a slave unto his lord, - one who maketh his escape unto thee, from his lord: 16 with thee, shall he remain in thy midst, in the place which he shall choose in any of thy gates where it seemeth good to him, - thou shalt not oppress him.



Cross References

1 Samuel 30:15

And David said unto him, Wilt thou bring me down unto this troop? And he said - Swear unto me by God, that thou wilt not put me to death, neither wilt thou surrender me into the hand of my lord, and I will bring thee down unto this troop.

Obadiah 1:14

Neither do thou stand at the parting of the way, to cut off his fugitives, - neither do thou deliver up his survivors - in the day of distress.

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