Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The men said to her, "We shall be free from this oath to you which you have made us swear,

King James Version

And the men said unto her, We will be blameless of this thine oath which thou hast made us swear.

Holman Bible

The men said to her, "We will be free from this oath you made us swear,

International Standard Version

The men replied, "We'll be free from our commitment to you to which you've obligated us

A Conservative Version

And the men said to her, We will be guiltless of this thine oath which thou have made us to swear.

American Standard Version

And the men said unto her, We will be guiltless of this thine oath which thou hast made us to swear.

Amplified

The men said to her, We will be blameless of this oath you have made us swear. [The responsibility is now yours.]

Bible in Basic English

And the men said to her, We will only be responsible for this oath which you have made us take,

Darby Translation

And the men said to her, We will be quit of this thine oath which thou hast made us swear.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the men said unto her, We will be exempted of this thine oath which thou hast made us swear in the following manner.

Julia Smith Translation

And the men will say to her, We are free from this thine oath which thou caused us to swear.

King James 2000

And the men said unto her, We will be guiltless concerning this your oath which you have made us swear.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The men said to her, "We [will be] released from this oath of yours that you made us swear.

Modern King James verseion

And the men said to her, We will be blameless of this oath to you which you have made us swear.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the men said unto her, "We will be blameless of thy oath, which thou hast made us swear.

NET Bible

The men said to her, "We are not bound by this oath you made us swear unless the following conditions are met:

New Heart English Bible

The men said to her, "We will be guiltless of this your oath which you have made us to swear.

The Emphasized Bible

And the men said unto her, - Free, will we be from this thine oath which thou hast made us swear:

Webster

And the men said to her, We will be blameless of this thy oath which thou hast made us swear.

World English Bible

The men said to her, "We will be guiltless of this your oath which you have made us to swear.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the men say unto her, 'We are acquitted of this thine oath which thou hast caused us to swear:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

unto her, We will be blameless
נקיא נקי 
Naqiy 
Usage: 43

שׁבוּעה 
Sh@buw`ah 
Usage: 30

References

Context Readings

Spies View The Land

16 She said to them, "Go to the hill country, so that the pursuers will not happen upon you, and hide yourselves there for three days until the pursuers return. Then afterward you may go on your way." 17 The men said to her, "We shall be free from this oath to you which you have made us swear, 18 unless, when we come into the land, you tie this cord of scarlet thread in the window through which you let us down, and gather to yourself into the house your father and your mother and your brothers and all your father's household.



Cross References

Genesis 24:3-8

and I will make you swear by the LORD, the God of heaven and the God of earth, that you shall not take a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I live,

Exodus 20:7

"You shall not take the name of the LORD your God in vain, for the LORD will not leave him unpunished who takes His name in vain.

Leviticus 19:11-12

'You shall not steal, nor deal falsely, nor lie to one another.

Numbers 30:2

"If a man makes a vow to the LORD, or takes an oath to bind himself with a binding obligation, he shall not violate his word; he shall do according to all that proceeds out of his mouth.

Joshua 2:20

"But if you tell this business of ours, then we shall be free from the oath which you have made us swear."

2 Samuel 21:1-2

Now there was a famine in the days of David for three years, year after year; and David sought the presence of the LORD. And the LORD said, "It is for Saul and his bloody house, because he put the Gibeonites to death."

2 Samuel 21:7

But the king spared Mephibosheth, the son of Jonathan the son of Saul, because of the oath of the LORD which was between them, between David and Saul's son Jonathan.

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