Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Thou shalt not commit adultery.

New American Standard Bible

You shall not commit adultery.

King James Version

Thou shalt not commit adultery.

Holman Bible

Do not commit adultery.

International Standard Version

"You are not to commit adultery.

A Conservative Version

Thou shall not commit adultery.

American Standard Version

Thou shalt not commit adultery.


“You shall not commit adultery.

Bible in Basic English

Do not be false to the married relation.

Darby Translation

Thou shalt not commit adultery.

King James 2000

You shall not commit adultery.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"You shall not commit adultery.

Modern King James verseion

You shall not commit adultery.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Thou shalt not break wedlock.

NET Bible

"You shall not commit adultery.

New Heart English Bible

"You shall not commit adultery.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou shalt not commit adultery.


Thou shalt not commit adultery.

World English Bible

"You shall not commit adultery.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Thou dost not commit adultery.

Word Count of 20 Translations in Exodus 20:14

Context Readings

The Ten Commandments

13 Thou shalt not kill. 14 Thou shalt not commit adultery. 15 Thou shalt not steal.

Cross References

Leviticus 18:20

To thy neighbor's wife thou shalt not give thy effusion of seed to be defiled with her.

Leviticus 20:10

And a man who shall commit adultery with a man's wife, who shall commit adultery with his friend's wife, dying, he shall die, the adulterer and the adulteress.

Hebrews 13:4

Marriage honoured in all, and the bed unpolluted: but fornicators and adulterers God will judge.

Deuteronomy 5:18

and thou shalt not commit adultery,

2 Samuel 11:4-5

And David will send messengers and take her: and she will come in to him, and he will lie with her; (and she being consecrated from her uncleanness:) and she will turn back to her house.

2 Samuel 11:27

And the mourning will pass over, and David will send and take her to his house, and she will be to him for wife, and bear to him a son. And the word which David did will be evil in the eyes of Jehovah.

Proverbs 2:15-18

Whose paths are perverted, and in their tracks are bent aside:

Proverbs 6:24-35

To watch thee from the woman of evil, from the smoothness of the strange tongue.

Proverbs 7:18-27

Come, we will be satisfied with loves till the morning: we will rejoice ourselves with loves.

Jeremiah 5:8-9

They were horses seducing to fornication: roaming about, they will neigh, a man for the wife of his neighbor.

Jeremiah 29:22-23

And a curse was taken from them to all the captivity of Judah which are in Babylon, saying, Jehovah will set thee as Zedekiah, and as Ahab, whom the king of Babel roasted them in fire;

Malachi 3:5

And I came near to you for judgment: and I was a swift witness against those practicing magic, and against those committing adultery, and against those swearing to falsehood, and against those oppressing the hire of the hireling, the widow and the orphan, and those turning aside the stranger, and they feared not me, said Jehovah of armies.

Matthew 5:27-28

Ye have heard that it was said to the ancients, Thou shalt not commit adultery:

Matthew 19:18

He says to him, Which? And Jesus said, thus: Thou shalt not murder; Thou shalt not commit adultery; Thou shalt not steal; Thou shalt not bear false witness;

Mark 10:11-12

And he says to them, Whoever should loose his wife, and should marry another, commits adultery against her.

Romans 7:2-3

For a married woman is bound by the law to a living husband; and if the husband die, she is left inactive from the law of the husband.

Romans 13:9

For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not kill, Thou shalt not steal Thou shalt not bear false testimony, Thou shalt not covet; and if any other command in this word it is summed up, in it, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.

Ephesians 5:3-5

And fornication, and all uncleanness, or overreaching, let it not be named with you, as becomes the holy;

James 4:4

Adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is the enmity of God? whoever therefore would wish to be the friend of the world is set the enemy of God.

Revelation 21:8

But to the cowardly, and unbelieving, and to the abominable, and murderers, and to fornicators, and charmers, and to idolaters, and to all the lying, their part in the lake burning with fire and sulphur: which is the second death,

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