Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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:

The Emphasized Bible

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

Webster

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

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 your God walks in the midst of your camp, to deliver you, and to give up your enemies before you; therefore your camp shall be holy, that he may not see an unclean thing in you, and turn away from you. 15 You shall not deliver to his master a servant who is escaped from his master to you: 16 he shall dwell with you, in the midst of you, in the place which he shall choose within one of your gates, where it pleases him best: you shall not oppress him.



Cross References

1 Samuel 30:15

David said to him, "Will you bring me down to this troop?" He said, "Swear to me by God that you will neither kill me, nor deliver me up into the hands of my master, and I will bring you down to this troop."

Obadiah 1:14

Don't stand in the crossroads to cut off those of his who escape. Don't deliver up those of his who remain in the day of distress.

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