Parallel Verses

Amplified

[The judge tells the creditor] Take the garment of one who is security for a stranger; and hold him in pledge when he is security for foreigners.

New American Standard Bible

Take his garment when he becomes surety for a stranger; And for foreigners, hold him in pledge.

King James Version

Take his garment that is surety for a stranger: and take a pledge of him for a strange woman.

Holman Bible

Take his garment,
for he has put up security for a stranger;
get collateral if it is for foreigners.

International Standard Version

Take the garment of anyone who puts up collateral for a stranger; hold it in pledge if he does it for an unfamiliar woman.

A Conservative Version

Take his garment who is surety for a stranger, and hold him in pledge for foreigners.

American Standard Version

Take his garment that is surety for a stranger; And hold him in pledge that is surety for foreigners.

Bible in Basic English

Take a man's clothing if he makes himself responsible for a strange man, and get an undertaking from him who gives his word for strange men.

Darby Translation

Take his garment that is become surety for another, and hold him in pledge for strangers.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Take his garment that is surety for a stranger, and take a pledge of him that is surety for a strange woman.

Julia Smith Translation

Take his garment that became surety for a stranger: and bind him by a pledge for strange women.

King James 2000

Take his garment who is surety for a stranger: and hold it as a pledge of him for an immoral woman.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Take his garment, for he has given security [to] a stranger, and on behalf of a foreigner--take it as pledge.

Modern King James verseion

Take the garment of him who is surety for a stranger; and take a pledge from him for strangers.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Take his garment that is surety for a stranger; and take a pledge of him for the unknown man's sake.

NET Bible

Take a man's garment when he has given security for a stranger, and when he gives surety for strangers, hold him in pledge.

New Heart English Bible

Take the garment of one who puts up collateral for a stranger; and hold him in pledge for a wayward woman.

The Emphasized Bible

Take his garment who is pledge for a stranger, - then, for a woman unknown, accept him as surety.

Webster

Take his garment that is surety for a stranger: and take a pledge of him for a strange woman.

World English Bible

Take the garment of one who puts up collateral for a stranger; and hold him in pledge for a wayward woman.

Youngs Literal Translation

Take his garment when a stranger hath been surety, And for strangers pledge it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

References

American

Easton

Context Readings

Foolproof Instructions

15 There is gold, and a multitude of pearls, but the lips of knowledge are a vase of preciousness [the most precious of all]. 16 [The judge tells the creditor] Take the garment of one who is security for a stranger; and hold him in pledge when he is security for foreigners. 17 Food gained by deceit is sweet to a man, but afterward his mouth will be filled with gravel.



Cross References

Proverbs 27:13

[The judge tells the creditor] Take the garment of one who is security for a stranger; and hold him in pledge when he is security for foreigners.

Exodus 22:26-27

If you ever take your neighbor's garment in pledge, you shall give it back to him before the sun goes down;

Proverbs 2:16

[Discretion shall watch over you, understanding shall keep you] to deliver you from the alien woman, from the outsider with her flattering words,

Proverbs 5:3

For the lips of a loose woman drip honey as a honeycomb, and her mouth is smoother than oil;

Proverbs 7:5

That they may keep you from the loose woman, from the adventuress who flatters with and makes smooth her words.

Proverbs 7:10

And behold, there met him a woman, dressed as a harlot and sly and cunning of heart.

Proverbs 11:15

He who becomes security for an outsider shall smart for it, but he who hates suretyship is secure [from its penalties].

Proverbs 22:26-27

Be not one of those who strike hands and pledge themselves, or of those who become security for another's debts.

Proverbs 23:27

For a harlot is a deep ditch, and a loose woman is a narrow pit.

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