Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

King James Version

Neither shalt thou bear false witness against thy neighbour.

Holman Bible

Do not give dishonest testimony against your neighbor.

International Standard Version

""You are not to give false testimony against your neighbor.

A Conservative Version

Neither shall thou bear FALSE witness against thy neighbor.

American Standard Version

Neither shalt thou bear false witness against thy neighbor.

Amplified

‘You shall not give false testimony [that is, lie, withhold, or manipulate the truth] against your neighbor (any person).

Bible in Basic English

Do not give false witness against your neighbour;

Darby Translation

Neither shalt thou bear false witness against thy neighbour.

Julia Smith Translation

And thou shalt not speak false testimony against thy friend:

King James 2000

Neither shall you bear false witness against your neighbor.

Lexham Expanded Bible

'And you shall not falsely bear evidence against your neighbor.

Modern King James verseion

And you shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

'Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.

NET Bible

You must not offer false testimony against another.

New Heart English Bible

"And you shall not give false testimony against your neighbor.

The Emphasized Bible

Neither shalt thou testify against thy neighbour with a witness of falsehood:

Webster

Neither shalt thou bear false witness against thy neighbor.

World English Bible

"Neither shall you give false testimony against your neighbor.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou dost not answer against thy neighbour -- a false testimony.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

שׁו שׁואo 
Shav' 
Usage: 53

עד 
`ed 
Usage: 69

References

Fausets

Law

Smith

Context Readings

Basic Stipulations

19 Thou shalt not steal. 20 You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor. 21 Thou shalt not desire thy neighbour's wife, neither shalt thou covet thy neighbour's house, his field or his manslave or his maidslave, his ox or his ass or any thing that is thy neighbour's.



Cross References

Exodus 20:16

Thou shalt not give false testimony against thy neighbour.

Exodus 23:1

Thou shalt not admit a false rumour; put not thine hand with the wicked to be a false witness.

Deuteronomy 19:16-21

When a false witness rises up against any man to testify rebellion against him,

1 Kings 21:13

Then the two men, sons of Belial, came in and sat before him; and those men of Belial witnessed against Naboth, in the presence of the people, saying, Naboth blasphemed God and the king. Then they carried him forth out of the city, and stoned him with stones that he died.

Proverbs 6:19

a false witness that speaks lies, and he that sows discord among brethren.

Proverbs 19:5

A false witness shall not go unpunished, and he that speaks lies shall not escape.

Proverbs 19:9

The false witness shall not go unpunished, and he that speaks lies shall perish.

Malachi 3:5

And I will come near unto you for judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers and against the adulterers and against false swearers and against those that oppress the hireling in his wages, the widow, and the fatherless, and that turn aside the stranger from his right, and do not fear me, said the LORD of the hosts.

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