Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

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

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.

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 "And you shall not steal. 20 "And you shall not give false testimony against your neighbor. 21 "And you shall not desire your neighbor's wife. And neither shall you crave your neighbor's house, his field, or his male servant, or his female servant, his ox, or his donkey, or anything that is your neighbor's."



Cross References

Exodus 20:16

"You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor.

Exodus 23:1

"You shall not spread a false report. Do not join your hand with the wicked to be an unjust witness.

Deuteronomy 19:16-21

If an unrighteous witness rise up against any man to testify against him of wrongdoing,

1 Kings 21:13

The two men, the base fellows, came in and sat before him. The base fellows testified against him, even against Naboth, in the presence of the people, saying, "Naboth cursed God and the king." Then they carried him out of the city, and stoned him to death with stones.

Proverbs 6:19

a false witness who utters lies, and he who sows discord among brothers.

Proverbs 19:5

A false witness shall not be unpunished. He who pours out lies shall not go free.

Proverbs 19:9

A false witness shall not be unpunished. He who utters lies shall perish.

Malachi 3:5

I will come near to you to judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against the perjurers, and against those who oppress the hireling in his wages, the widow, and the fatherless, and who deprive the foreigner of justice, and do not fear me," says the LORD of hosts.

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