Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

and the blood avenger finds him outside the border of his city of refuge, and the blood avenger kills the manslayer, he will not be guilty of blood

King James Version

And the revenger of blood find him without the borders of the city of his refuge, and the revenger of blood kill the slayer; he shall not be guilty of blood:

Holman Bible

and the avenger of blood finds him outside the border of his city of refuge and kills him, the avenger will not be guilty of bloodshed,

International Standard Version

and the blood avenger finds him outside the town of refuge where he had fled and kills him, the blood avenger is not to be found guilty of murder.

A Conservative Version

and the avenger of blood find him outside the border of his city of refuge, and the avenger of blood kills the manslayer, he shall not be guilty of blood,

American Standard Version

and the avenger of blood find him without the border of his city of refuge, and the avenger of blood slay the manslayer; he shall not be guilty of blood,

Amplified

And the avenger of blood finds him outside the limits of his city of refuge and kills the manslayer, he shall not be guilty of blood

Bible in Basic English

And the giver of punishment, meeting him outside the walls of the town, puts him to death, he will not be responsible for his blood:

Darby Translation

and the avenger of blood find him outside the limits of his city of refuge, and the avenger of blood kill the manslayer, there shall be no blood-guiltiness upon him;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and the kinsman avenger of blood finds him outside the borders of the city of his refuge, and the kinsman avenger of blood slays the manslayer, he shall not be guilty of his blood.

Julia Smith Translation

And the nearest relation of blood finding him without the boundary of the city of his refuge, and the nearest relation of blood slew the slayer; no blood to him.

King James 2000

And the avenger of blood finds him outside the borders of the city of his refuge, and the avenger of blood kills the slayer; he shall not be guilty of blood:

Lexham Expanded Bible

and the blood avenger finds him outside the territory of the city of his refuge, and the blood avenger kills the killer, {he will not be guilty of blood}

Modern King James verseion

and if the avenger of blood finds him outside the borders of the city of his refuge, and if the avenger of blood kills the slayer, he shall not be guilty of blood,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

if the blood avenger find him without the borders of his free town, he shall slay the murderer and be guiltless,

NET Bible

and the avenger of blood finds him outside the borders of the town of refuge, and the avenger of blood kills the slayer, he will not be guilty of blood,

New Heart English Bible

and the avenger of blood find him outside of the border of his city of refuge, and the avenger of blood kill the manslayer; he shall not be guilty of blood,

New simplified Bible

If the relative who can avenge the death finds you outside the city of refuge and kills you, the relative is not guilty of murder.

The Emphasized Bible

and the blood-redeemer, find him, outside the bounds of his city of refuge, then may the blood-redeemer slay the slayer, without being guilty of blood;

Webster

And the avenger of blood find him without the borders of the city of his refuge, and the avenger of blood shall kill the slayer; he shall not be guilty of blood:

World English Bible

and the avenger of blood find him outside of the border of his city of refuge, and the avenger of blood kill the manslayer; he shall not be guilty of blood,

Youngs Literal Translation

and the redeemer of blood hath found him at the outside of the border of the city of his refuge, and the redeemer of blood hath slain the man-slayer, blood is not for him;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 104

of blood
דּם 
Dam 
דּם 
Dam 
Usage: 359
Usage: 359

מצא 
Matsa' 
Usage: 455

חץ חוּץ 
Chuwts 
Usage: 164

the borders
גּבל גּבוּל 
G@buwl 
Usage: 240

of the city
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

of his refuge
מקלט 
Miqlat 
Usage: 20

and the revenger
גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 104

רצח 
Ratsach 
Usage: 47

the slayer
רצח 
Ratsach 
Usage: 47

Context Readings

Cities Of Refuge

26 'But if the manslayer at any time goes beyond the border of his city of refuge to which he may flee, 27 and the blood avenger finds him outside the border of his city of refuge, and the blood avenger kills the manslayer, he will not be guilty of blood 28 because he should have remained in his city of refuge until the death of the high priest. But after the death of the high priest the manslayer shall return to the land of his possession.



Cross References

Exodus 22:2

"If the thief is caught while breaking in and is struck so that he dies, there will be no bloodguiltiness on his account.

Deuteronomy 19:6

otherwise the avenger of blood might pursue the manslayer in the heat of his anger, and overtake him, because the way is long, and take his life, though he was not deserving of death, since he had not hated him previously.

Deuteronomy 19:10

"So innocent blood will not be shed in the midst of your land which the LORD your God gives you as an inheritance, and bloodguiltiness be on you.



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