Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

For thou hast taken pledges of thy brother for nought, And stripped the naked of their clothing.

New American Standard Bible

“For you have taken pledges of your brothers without cause,
And stripped men naked.

King James Version

For thou hast taken a pledge from thy brother for nought, and stripped the naked of their clothing.

Holman Bible

For you took collateral from your brothers without cause,
stripping off their clothes and leaving them naked.

International Standard Version

"After all, you've taken collateral from your relatives for no reason; you stripped the naked of their clothing.

A Conservative Version

For thou have taken pledges from thy brother for nothing, and stripped the naked of their clothing.

Amplified


“For you have taken pledges of your brothers without cause,
And stripped men naked.

Bible in Basic English

For you have taken your brother's goods when he was not in your debt, and have taken away the clothing of those who have need of it.

Darby Translation

For thou hast taken a pledge of thy brother for nought, and stripped off the clothing of the naked.

Julia Smith Translation

For thou wilt take a pledge of thy brethren, in vain, and the garments of the naked thou wilt strip of

King James 2000

For you have taken a pledge from your brother for nothing, and stripped the naked of their clothing.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Indeed, you have required a pledge from your family for nothing, and you have stripped off [the] clothes of [the] naked.

Modern King James verseion

For you have taken a pledge from your brother for nothing, and stripped the naked of their clothing.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou hast taken the pledge from thy brethren for naught, and robbed the naked of their clothing;

NET Bible

"For you took pledges from your brothers for no reason, and you stripped the clothing from the naked.

New Heart English Bible

For you have taken pledges from your brother for nothing, and stripped the naked of their clothing.

The Emphasized Bible

Surely then hast been wont to put thy brother in pledge, for nothing, and, the garments of the ill-clad, hast thou stripped off:

Webster

For thou hast taken a pledge from thy brother for naught, and stripped the naked of their clothing.

World English Bible

For you have taken pledges from your brother for nothing, and stripped the naked of their clothing.

Youngs Literal Translation

For thou takest a pledge of thy brother for nought, And the garments of the naked Thou dost strip off.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
the naked
ערם ערום 
`arowm 
Usage: 16

References

American

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Eliphaz's Third Speech

5 Is not thy wickedness great? Neither is there any end to thine iniquities. 6 For thou hast taken pledges of thy brother for nought, And stripped the naked of their clothing. 7 Thou hast not given water to the weary to drink, And thou hast withholden bread from the hungry.


Cross References

Exodus 22:26

If thou at all take thy neighbor's garment to pledge, thou shalt restore it unto him before the sun goeth down:

Ezekiel 18:16

neither hath wronged any, hath not taken aught to pledge, neither hath taken by robbery, but hath given his bread to the hungry, and hath covered the naked with a garment;

Job 24:3

They drive away the ass of the fatherless; They take the widow's ox for a pledge.

Ezekiel 18:12

hath wronged the poor and needy, hath taken by robbery, hath not restored the pledge, and hath lifted up his eyes to the idols, hath committed abomination,

Deuteronomy 24:6

No man shall take the mill or the upper millstone to pledge; for he taketh a man's life to pledge.

Job 31:19-20

If I have seen any perish for want of clothing, Or that the needy had no covering;

Deuteronomy 24:10-18

When thou dost lend thy neighbor any manner of loan, thou shalt not go into his house to fetch his pledge.

Job 24:9-10

There are that pluck the fatherless from the breast, And take a pledge of the poor;

Ezekiel 18:7

and hath not wronged any, but hath restored to the debtor his pledge, hath taken nought by robbery, hath given his bread to the hungry, and hath covered the naked with a garment;

Amos 2:8

and they lay themselves down beside every altar upon clothes taken in pledge; and in the house of their God they drink the wine of such as have been fined.

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