Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbour secretly! And all the people shall say, Amen.

New American Standard Bible

'Cursed is he who strikes his neighbor in secret.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'

King James Version

Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbour secretly. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Holman Bible

‘The one who secretly kills his neighbor is cursed.’
And all the people will say, ‘Amen!’

International Standard Version

""Cursed is one who strikes his neighbor secretly.' "Then all the people are to respond by saying, "Amen!'

A Conservative Version

Cursed be he who smites his neighbor in secret. And all the people shall say, Amen.

American Standard Version

Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbor in secret. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Amplified

Cursed is he who slays his neighbor secretly. All the people shall say, Amen.

Bible in Basic English

Cursed is he who takes his neighbour's life secretly. And let all the people say, So be it.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Cursed is he that smites his neighbour secretly. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Julia Smith Translation

Cursed he striking his neighbor in hiding: and all the people said, Amen.

King James 2000

Cursed be he that attacks his neighbor secretly. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Lexham Expanded Bible

'Cursed be the one who strikes down his neighbor in secret.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'

Modern King James verseion

Cursed is he who strikes his neighbor secretly. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"'Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbour secretly.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'

NET Bible

Cursed is the one who kills his neighbor in private.' Then all the people will say, 'Amen!'

New Heart English Bible

'Cursed is he who strikes his neighbor in secret.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

The Emphasized Bible

Cursed, be he that smiteth his neighbour secretly. And all the people shall say - Amen.

Webster

Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbor secretly: and all the people shall say, Amen.

World English Bible

'Cursed is he who strikes his neighbor in secret.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

Youngs Literal Translation

Cursed is he who is smiting his neighbour in secret, -- and all the people have said, Amen.

Interlinear

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

be he that smiteth
נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

And all the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Blessings And Curses

23 Cursed be he that lieth with his mother-in-law! And all the people shall say, Amen. 24 Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbour secretly! And all the people shall say, Amen. 25 Cursed be he that taketh reward to smite mortally shedding innocent blood! And all the people shall say, Amen.



Cross References

Leviticus 24:17

And if any one smiteth any man mortally, he shall certainly be put to death.

Numbers 35:31

And ye shall take no satisfaction for the life of a murderer, who is guilty of death, but he shall certainly be put to death.

Exodus 20:13

Thou shalt not kill.

Exodus 21:12-14

He that striketh a man, so that he die, shall certainly be put to death.

Deuteronomy 19:11-12

But if a man hate his neighbour, and lie in wait for him, and rise up against him, and smite him mortally that he die, and he flee into one of these cities,

2 Samuel 3:27

And when Abner was returned to Hebron, Joab took him aside in the gate to speak with him secretly, and smote him there in the belly, that he died, for the blood of Asahel his brother.

2 Samuel 11:15-17

And he wrote in the letter saying, Set Urijah in the front of the thickest fight, and withdraw from him, that he may be smitten and die.

2 Samuel 12:9-12

Wherefore hast thou despised the word of Jehovah to do evil in his sight? thou hast smitten Urijah the Hittite with the sword, and hast taken his wife to be thy wife, and hast slain him with the sword of the children of Ammon.

2 Samuel 13:28

And Absalom commanded his servants, saying, Mark ye now when Amnon's heart is merry with wine, and when I say to you, Smite Amnon; then slay him, fear not: have not I commanded you? be courageous, and be valiant.

2 Samuel 20:9-10

And Joab said to Amasa, Art thou well, my brother? And Joab took Amasa by the beard with the right hand to kiss him.

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