Parallel Verses

Amplified

For the Israelites are My servants; I brought them out of the land of Egypt; they shall not be sold as bondmen.

New American Standard Bible

'For they are My servants whom I brought out from the land of Egypt; they are not to be sold in a slave sale.

King James Version

For they are my servants, which I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be sold as bondmen.

Holman Bible

They are not to be sold as slaves, because they are My slaves that I brought out of the land of Egypt.

International Standard Version

Since they're my servants whom I've brought out of the land of Egypt, they are not to be sold as slaves.

A Conservative Version

For they are my servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt. They shall not be sold as bondmen.

American Standard Version

For they are my servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be sold as bondmen.

Bible in Basic English

For they are my servants whom I took out from the land of Egypt; they may not become the property of another.

Darby Translation

For they are my bondmen, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be sold as men sell bondmen.

Julia Smith Translation

For they are my servants whom I brought them out of the land of Egypt; they shall not be sold from the sale of a servant

King James 2000

For they are my servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be sold as slaves.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Because they [are] my servants whom I brought out from the land of Egypt, they shall not be sold {as a slave}.

Modern King James verseion

For they are My servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt. They shall not be sold as a slave.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

for they are my servants which I brought out of the land of Egypt, and shall not be sold as bondmen.

NET Bible

Since they are my servants whom I brought out from the land of Egypt, they must not be sold in a slave sale.

New Heart English Bible

For they are my servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt. They shall not be sold as slaves.

The Emphasized Bible

For, my bondmen, they are, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt, - they shall not sell themselves with the sale of a bondman.

Webster

For they are my servants, which I brought out of the land of Egypt; they shall not be sold as bond-men.

World English Bible

For they are my servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt. They shall not be sold as slaves.

Youngs Literal Translation

For they are My servants, whom I have brought out from the land of Egypt: they are not sold with the sale of a servant;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

out of the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

of Egypt
מצרים 
Mitsrayim 
Usage: 681

they shall not be sold
מכר 
Makar 
sell, seller, at all
Usage: 80

as
ממכּרת 
Mimkereth 
as
Usage: 1

References

Context Readings

Kindness For Poor Brothers

41 And then he shall depart from you, he and his children with him, and shall go back to his own family and return to the possession of his fathers. 42 For the Israelites are My servants; I brought them out of the land of Egypt; they shall not be sold as bondmen. 43 You shall not rule over him with harshness (severity, oppression), but you shall [reverently] fear your God.



Cross References

Leviticus 25:55

For to Me the Israelites are servants, My servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt. I am the Lord your God.

Romans 6:22

But now since you have been set free from sin and have become the slaves of God, you have your present reward in holiness and its end is eternal life.

1 Corinthians 7:21-23

Were you a slave when you were called? Do not let that trouble you. But if you are able to gain your freedom, avail yourself of the opportunity.

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