Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Thou shalt not testify against thy friend for falsehood.

New American Standard Bible

You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

King James Version

Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.

Holman Bible

Do not give false testimony against your neighbor.

International Standard Version

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

A Conservative Version

Thou shall not bear FALSE witness against thy neighbor.

American Standard Version

Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor.

Amplified

“You shall not testify falsely [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

Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.

King James 2000

You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"You shall not testify against your neighbor [with] a false witness.

Modern King James verseion

You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Thou shalt bear no false witness against thy neighbor.

NET Bible

"You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor.

New Heart English Bible

"You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou shalt not testify against thy neighbour, with a witness of falsehood.

Webster

Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor.

World English Bible

"You shall not 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

שׁקר 
Sheqer 
Usage: 113

עד 
`ed 
Usage: 69

Context Readings

The Ten Commandments

15 Thou shalt not steal. 16 Thou shalt not testify against thy friend for falsehood. 17 Thou shalt not desire thy friend's house, thou shalt not desire thy friend's wife, and his servant and his maid and his ox and his ass and all which is to thy friend.


Cross References

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;

Exodus 23:1

Thou shalt not take up a false report: thou shalt not put thy hand with the unjust one to be a witness of wrong.

Psalm 15:3

Slandering not with his tongue, not doing evil to his neighbor, lifting up no reproach against his neighbor.

Proverbs 19:5

A witness of falsehoods shall not be unpunished, and he breathing out lies shall not escape.

Matthew 26:59-60

And the chief priests, and the elders, and the whole council sought false testimony against Jesus, so that they might put him to death;

Exodus 23:6-7

Thou shalt not pervert the judgment of thy needy in his cause.

Leviticus 19:11

Ye shall not steal and ye shall not deceive, and ye shall not lie each to his neighbor.

Leviticus 19:16

Thou shalt not go a slanderer among thy people; thou shalt not stand upon the blood of thy neighbor: I Jehovah.

Deuteronomy 19:15-21

One witness shall not rise up against a man for any iniquity, and for any sin, in any sin which he shall sin; by the mouth of two witnesses or by the mouth of three witnesses the word shall be established.

1 Samuel 22:8-19

That ye were all bound together against me and none uncovering mine ear in my sons cutting out with the son of Jesse, and none of you was concerned for me and uncovered mine ear that my son raised up my servant against me to lie in wait as this day.

1 Kings 21:10-13

And set two men, sons of Belial, over against him, and they shall bear witness, saying, Thou didst praise God and the king. And they shall bring him forth and stone him, and he shall die.

Psalm 101:5-7

Slandering his neighbor in secret, him will I cut off: him being lofty of eyes and broad of heart, with him I will not eat

Proverbs 10:18

He covering hatred with lips of falsehood, and he bringing forth slander, is foolish.

Proverbs 11:13

He going about tale-bearing reveals a secret: and he being faithful of spirit hides the word.

Acts 6:13

And set false witnesses, saying, This man ceases not speaking defaming words against this holy place, and the law:

Ephesians 4:31

Let all harshness, and wrath, and anger, and clamor, and slander, be put away from you, with all badness:

1 Timothy 1:10

For fornicators, unchaste, man-stealers, liars, the perjured, and if there be any other thing opposed to sound doctrine;

2 Timothy 3:3

Devoid of natural affection, not observing treaties, accusers, ungoverned, wild, not loving the good,

James 4:11

Speak not against one another, brethren. He speaking against a brother, and judging his brother, speaks against the law, and judges the law: and if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge.

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