Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

You shall not afflict any widow or orphan.

King James Version

Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

Holman Bible

“You must not mistreat any widow or fatherless child.

International Standard Version

"You are not to mistreat any widow or orphan.

A Conservative Version

Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

American Standard Version

Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

Amplified

You shall not harm or oppress any widow or fatherless child.

Bible in Basic English

Do no wrong to a widow, or to a child whose father is dead.

Darby Translation

Ye shall not afflict any widow or fatherless child.

Julia Smith Translation

Every widow and orphan ye shall not afflict.

King James 2000

You shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

Lexham Expanded Bible

" 'You will not afflict any widow or orphan.

Modern King James verseion

You shall not afflict any widow or fatherless child.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye shall trouble no widow nor fatherless child:

NET Bible

"You must not afflict any widow or orphan.

New Heart English Bible

"You shall not take advantage of any widow or fatherless child.

The Emphasized Bible

Neither widow nor fatherless, shalt thou humiliate:

Webster

Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

World English Bible

"You shall not take advantage of any widow or fatherless child.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Any widow or orphan ye do not afflict;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Ye shall not afflict
ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 83

אלמנה 
'almanah 
Usage: 54

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Watsons

Context Readings

Regulations Regarding Foreigners And The Poor

21 You shall not wrong a stranger or oppress him, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt. 22 You shall not afflict any widow or orphan. 23 If you afflict him at all, and if he does cry out to Me, I will surely hear his cry;


Cross References

Deuteronomy 24:17

You shall not pervert the justice due an alien or an orphan, nor take a widow’s garment in pledge.

Deuteronomy 27:19

Cursed is he who distorts the justice due an alien, orphan, and widow.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’

Isaiah 1:17

Learn to do good;
Seek justice,
Reprove the ruthless,
Defend the orphan,
Plead for the widow.

Isaiah 1:23

Your rulers are rebels
And companions of thieves;
Everyone loves a bribe
And chases after rewards.
They do not defend the orphan,
Nor does the widow’s plea come before them.

Isaiah 10:2

So as to deprive the needy of justice
And rob the poor of My people of their rights,
So that widows may be their spoil
And that they may plunder the orphans.

Ezekiel 22:7

They have treated father and mother lightly within you. The alien they have oppressed in your midst; the fatherless and the widow they have wronged in you.

Zechariah 7:10

and do not oppress the widow or the orphan, the stranger or the poor; and do not devise evil in your hearts against one another.’

James 1:27

Pure and undefiled religion in the sight of our God and Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their distress, and to keep oneself unstained by the world.

Deuteronomy 10:18

He executes justice for the orphan and the widow, and shows His love for the alien by giving him food and clothing.

Psalm 94:6-7

They slay the widow and the stranger
And murder the orphans.

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