Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"And likewise I, my brothers and my servants are lending them money and grain. Please, let us leave off this usury.

King James Version

I likewise, and my brethren, and my servants, might exact of them money and corn: I pray you, let us leave off this usury.

Holman Bible

Even I, as well as my brothers and my servants, have been lending them money and grain. Please, let us stop charging this interest.

International Standard Version

I'm also lending money and grain, as are my fellow-Jews and my servants, but let's not charge interest.

A Conservative Version

And I likewise, my brothers and my servants, lend them money and grain. I pray you, let us leave off this usury.

American Standard Version

And I likewise, my brethren and my servants, do lend them money and grain. I pray you, let us leave off this usury.

Amplified

I, my brethren, and my servants are lending them money and grain. Let us stop this forbidden interest!

Bible in Basic English

Even I and my servants have been taking interest for the money and the grain we have let them have. So now, let us give up this thing.

Darby Translation

I also, my brethren and my servants, we might exact usury of them, money and corn. I pray you, let us leave off this usury.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I, likewise, and my brethren and my servants, have lent them money and grain; let us now release them from this burden.

Julia Smith Translation

And also I, my brethren and my young men exacting upon them silver and grain: we will leave off now this debt

King James 2000

I likewise, and my brethren, and my servants, are lending them money and grain: I pray you, let us stop this charging interest.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Also, I and my brothers and my servants are lending them money and grain. Please stop [taking] this interest.

Modern King James verseion

And also I, my brothers and my servants, might take from them silver and grain. Please let us leave this lending at interest.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I and my brethren, and my servants have lent them money and corn: but as for usury, let us leave it.

NET Bible

Even I and my relatives and my associates are lending them money and grain. But let us abandon this practice of seizing collateral!

New Heart English Bible

I likewise, my brothers and my servants, lend them money and grain. Please let us stop this usury.

The Emphasized Bible

I too, then, my brethren and my young men, might be lending unto them on interest silver and corn! I pray you, let us leave off this lending on interest!

Webster

I likewise, my brethren, and my servants, might exact of them money and corn: I pray you, let us leave off this usury.

World English Bible

I likewise, my brothers and my servants, lend them money and grain. Please let us stop this usury.

Youngs Literal Translation

And also, I, my brethren, and my servants, are exacting of them silver and corn; let us leave off, I pray you, this usury.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I likewise, and my brethren
אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

and my servants
נער 
Na`ar 
Usage: 239

נשׁה 
Nashah 
Usage: 12

כּסף 
Keceph 
Usage: 403

and corn
דּגן 
Dagan 
Usage: 40

References

Context Readings

Nehemiah Deals With Strife

9 Again I said, "The thing which you are doing is not good; should you not walk in the fear of our God because of the reproach of the nations, our enemies? 10 "And likewise I, my brothers and my servants are lending them money and grain. Please, let us leave off this usury. 11 "Please, give back to them this very day their fields, their vineyards, their olive groves and their houses, also the hundredth part of the money and of the grain, the new wine and the oil that you are exacting from them."



Cross References

Exodus 22:25-27

"If you lend money to My people, to the poor among you, you are not to act as a creditor to him; you shall not charge him interest.

Nehemiah 5:7

I consulted with myself and contended with the nobles and the rulers and said to them, "You are exacting usury, each from his brother!" Therefore, I held a great assembly against them.

Psalm 15:5

He does not put out his money at interest, Nor does he take a bribe against the innocent He who does these things will never be shaken.

Ezekiel 18:8

if he does not lend money on interest or take increase, if he keeps his hand from iniquity and executes true justice between man and man,

Ezekiel 18:13

he lends money on interest and takes increase; will he live? He will not live! He has committed all these abominations, he will surely be put to death; his blood will be on his own head.

Micah 2:1

Woe to those who scheme iniquity, Who work out evil on their beds! When morning comes, they do it, For it is in the power of their hands.

Luke 3:13-14

And he said to them, "Collect no more than what you have been ordered to."

1 Corinthians 9:12-18

If others share the right over you, do we not more? Nevertheless, we did not use this right, but we endure all things so that we will cause no hindrance to the gospel of Christ.

2 Corinthians 5:11

Therefore, knowing the fear of the Lord, we persuade men, but we are made manifest to God; and I hope that we are made manifest also in your consciences.

2 Corinthians 5:20

Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were making an appeal through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.

2 Corinthians 6:1

And working together with Him, we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain--



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