Parallel Verses

Amplified

Cursed is he who lies with his half sister, whether his father's or his mother's daughter. All the people shall say, Amen.

New American Standard Bible

'Cursed is he who lies with his sister, the daughter of his father or of his mother.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'

King James Version

Cursed be he that lieth with his sister, the daughter of his father, or the daughter of his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Holman Bible

‘The one who sleeps with his sister, whether his father’s daughter or his mother’s daughter is cursed.’
And all the people will say, ‘Amen!’

International Standard Version

""Cursed is the one who has sexual relations with his sister, the daughter of his father or mother.' "Then all the people are to respond by saying, "Amen!'

A Conservative Version

Cursed be he who lays with his sister, the daughter of his father, or the daughter of his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

American Standard Version

Cursed be he that lieth with his sister, the daughter of his father, or the daughter of his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Bible in Basic English

Cursed is he who has sex relations with his sister, the daughter of his father or of his mother. And let all the people say, So be it.

Darby Translation

Cursed be he that lieth with his sister, the daughter of his father, or the daughter of his mother! And all the people shall say, Amen.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Cursed is he that lies with his sister, the daughter of his father or the daughter of his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Julia Smith Translation

Cursed he lying with his sister, his father's daughter, or his mother's daughter: and all the people said, Amen.

King James 2000

Cursed be he that lies with his sister, the daughter of his father, or the daughter of his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Lexham Expanded Bible

'Cursed be the one who lies with his sister, the daughter of his father or the daughter of his mother.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'

Modern King James verseion

Cursed is he who lies with his sister, the daughter of his father or the daughter of his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"'Cursed be he that lieth with his sister, whether she be the daughter of his father or of his mother.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'

NET Bible

Cursed is the one who has sexual relations with his sister, the daughter of either his father or mother.' Then all the people will say, 'Amen!'

New Heart English Bible

'Cursed is he who lies with his sister, the daughter of his father, or the daughter of his mother.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

The Emphasized Bible

Cursed, be he that lieth with his sister, daughter of his father or daughter of his mother. And all the people shall say - Amen.

Webster

Cursed be he that lieth with his sister, the daughter of his father, or the daughter of his mother: and all the people shall say, Amen.

World English Bible

'Cursed is he who lies with his sister, the daughter of his father, or the daughter of his mother.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

Youngs Literal Translation

Cursed is he who is lying with his sister, daughter of his father, or daughter of his mother, -- and all the people have said, Amen.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ארר 
'arar 
Usage: 63

be he that lieth
שׁכב 
Shakab 
Usage: 210

with his sister
אחות 
'achowth 
Usage: 114

the daughter
בּת 
Bath 
Usage: 587

or the daughter
בּת 
Bath 
Usage: 587

of his mother
אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

And all the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Blessings And Curses

21 Cursed is he who lies with any beast. All the people shall say, Amen. 22 Cursed is he who lies with his half sister, whether his father's or his mother's daughter. All the people shall say, Amen. 23 Cursed is he who lies with his mother-in-law. All the people shall say, Amen.



Cross References

Leviticus 18:9

You shall not have intercourse with or uncover the nakedness of your sister, the daughter of your father or of your mother, whether born at home or born abroad.

Leviticus 20:17

If a man takes his sister, his father's or his mother's daughter, and sees her nakedness and she sees his nakedness, it is a wicked and shameful thing; and they shall be cut off in the sight of their people; he has had sexual relations with his sister; he shall bear his iniquity.

Ezekiel 22:11

And one has committed abomination with his neighbor's wife, another has lewdly defiled his daughter-in-law, and another in you has humbled his sister, his father's daughter.

2 Samuel 13:1

Absalom son of David had a fair sister whose name was Tamar, and Amnon [her half brother] son of David loved her.

2 Samuel 13:8-14

So Tamar went to her brother Amnon's house, and he was in bed. And she took dough and kneaded it and made cakes in his sight and baked them.

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