Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

so that you do not act corruptly and make a graven image for yourselves in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

King James Version

Lest ye corrupt yourselves, and make you a graven image, the similitude of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

Holman Bible

not to act corruptly and make an idol for yourselves in the shape of any figure: a male or female form,

International Standard Version

Be careful! Otherwise, you will be destroyed when you make carved images for yourself all sorts of images in the form of man, woman,

A Conservative Version

Lest ye corrupt yourselves, and make for you a graven image in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

American Standard Version

Lest ye corrupt yourselves, and make you a graven image in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

Amplified

Beware lest you become corrupt by making for yourselves [to worship] a graven image in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

Bible in Basic English

So that you may not be turned to evil ways and make for yourselves an image in the form of any living thing, male or female,

Darby Translation

lest ye corrupt yourselves, and make you a graven image, the form of any figure, the pattern of male or female,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

lest ye corrupt yourselves and make yourselves a graven image, the similitude of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

Julia Smith Translation

Lest ye shall be corrupted and make to you a carved thing, the appearance of any likeness, the model of male or female,

King James 2000

Lest you corrupt yourselves, and make you a graven image, the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

Lexham Expanded Bible

so that you [do] not {ruin yourselves} and make for yourselves a divine image [in] a form of any image, a replica of male or female,

Modern King James verseion

lest you act corruptly and make yourselves a graven image, the likeness of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

lest ye mar yourselves and make you graven images after whatsoever likeness it be: whether after the likeness of man or woman

NET Bible

I say this so you will not corrupt yourselves by making an image in the form of any kind of figure. This includes the likeness of a human male or female,

New Heart English Bible

Lest you corrupt yourselves, and make yourself an engraved image in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

The Emphasized Bible

lest ye should break faith, and make you an image, a form of any likeness, - a model of male or female;

Webster

Lest ye corrupt yourselves, and make to you a graven image, the similitude of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

World English Bible

Lest you corrupt yourselves, and make yourself an engraved image in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

Youngs Literal Translation

lest ye do corruptly, and have made to you a graven image, a similitude of any figure, a form of male or female --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁחת 
Shachath 
Usage: 146


do , make , wrought , deal , commit , offer , execute , keep , shew , prepare , work , do so , perform , get , dress , maker , maintain ,
Usage: 0

פּסל 
Pecel 
Usage: 31

תּמנה תּמוּנה 
T@muwnah 
Usage: 10

of any figure
סמל סמל 
Cemel 
Usage: 5

the likeness
תּבנית 
Tabniyth 
Usage: 20

of male
זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 83

References

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Context Readings

Worshiping The True God

15 "So watch yourselves carefully, since you did not see any form on the day the LORD spoke to you at Horeb from the midst of the fire, 16 so that you do not act corruptly and make a graven image for yourselves in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female, 17 the likeness of any animal that is on the earth, the likeness of any winged bird that flies in the sky,


Cross References

Exodus 20:4-5

"You shall not make for yourself an idol, or any likeness of what is in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the water under the earth.

Exodus 32:7

Then the LORD spoke to Moses, "Go down at once, for your people, whom you brought up from the land of Egypt, have corrupted themselves.

Deuteronomy 4:23

"So watch yourselves, that you do not forget the covenant of the LORD your God which He made with you, and make for yourselves a graven image in the form of anything against which the LORD your God has commanded you.

Deuteronomy 5:8

'You shall not make for yourself an idol, or any likeness of what is in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the water under the earth.

Acts 17:29

"Being then the children of God, we ought not to think that the Divine Nature is like gold or silver or stone, an image formed by the art and thought of man.

Deuteronomy 4:8-9

"Or what great nation is there that has statutes and judgments as righteous as this whole law which I am setting before you today?

Deuteronomy 4:25

"When you become the father of children and children's children and have remained long in the land, and act corruptly, and make an idol in the form of anything, and do that which is evil in the sight of the LORD your God so as to provoke Him to anger,

Psalm 106:19-20

They made a calf in Horeb And worshiped a molten image.

Isaiah 40:18

To whom then will you liken God? Or what likeness will you compare with Him?

John 4:24

"God is spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth."

Acts 20:4-5

And he was accompanied by Sopater of Berea, the son of Pyrrhus, and by Aristarchus and Secundus of the Thessalonians, and Gaius of Derbe, and Timothy, and Tychicus and Trophimus of Asia.

Romans 1:22-24

Professing to be wise, they became fools,

1 Timothy 1:17

Now to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only God, be honor and glory forever and ever. Amen.



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