Parallel Verses

Amplified

Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in complete darkness.

New American Standard Bible

He who curses his father or his mother, His lamp will go out in time of darkness.

King James Version

Whoso curseth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness.

Holman Bible

Whoever curses his father or mother
his lamp will go out in deep darkness.

International Standard Version

Whoever curses his father or mother, his lamp will be extinguished in the deepest darkness.

A Conservative Version

He who curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.

American Standard Version

Whoso curseth his father or his mother, His lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.

Bible in Basic English

If anyone puts a curse on his father or his mother, his light will be put out in the blackest night.

Darby Translation

Whoso curseth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in the blackest darkness.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Whosoever curses his father or his mother, his fire shall be put out in obscure darkness.

Julia Smith Translation

He cursing his father and his mother, his lamp shall go out in the midst of darkness.

King James 2000

Whosoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in utter darkness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He who curses his father and his mother, his lamp will be extinguished {in the midst of darkness}.

Modern King James verseion

Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in deep darkness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Whoso curseth his father and mother, his light shall be put out in the midst of darkness.

NET Bible

The one who curses his father and his mother, his lamp will be extinguished in the blackest darkness.

New Heart English Bible

Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.

The Emphasized Bible

Whoso revileth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in deep darkness.

Webster

Whoever curseth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness.

World English Bible

Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.

Youngs Literal Translation

Whoso is vilifying his father and his mother, Extinguished is his lamp in blackness of darkness.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
or his mother
אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

נרה נר ניר נר ניר 
Niyr 
Usage: 48

דּעך 
Da`ak 
Usage: 9

in obscure
אישׁון 
'iyshown 
Usage: 5

References

Context Readings

Foolproof Instructions

19 He who goes about as a talebearer reveals secrets; therefore associate not with him who talks too freely. 20 Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in complete darkness. 21 An inheritance hastily gotten [by greedy, unjust means] at the beginning, in the end it will not be blessed.



Cross References

Exodus 21:17

Whoever curses his father or his mother shall surely be put to death.

Proverbs 30:11

There is a class of people who curse their fathers and do not bless their mothers.

Leviticus 20:9

Everyone who curses his father or mother shall surely be put to death; he has cursed his father or mother; his bloodguilt is upon him.

Proverbs 13:9

The light of the [uncompromisingly] righteous [is within him -- "it grows brighter and] rejoices, but the lamp of the wicked [furnishes only a derived, temporary light and] shall be put out shortly.

Proverbs 24:20

For there shall be no reward for the evil man; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Proverbs 30:17

The eye that mocks a father and scorns to obey a mother, the ravens of the valley will pick it out, and the young vultures will devour it.

Matthew 15:4

For God commanded, Honor your father and your mother, and, He who curses or reviles or speaks evil of or abuses or treats improperly his father or mother, let him surely come to his end by death.

Exodus 20:12

Regard (treat with honor, due obedience, and courtesy) your father and mother, that your days may be long in the land the Lord your God gives you.

Deuteronomy 27:16

Cursed is he who dishonors his father or his mother. All the people shall say, Amen.

Job 18:5-6

Yes, the light of the wicked shall be put out, and the flame of his fire shall not shine.

Job 18:18

He shall be thrust from light into darkness and driven out of the world.

Matthew 22:13

Then the king said to the attendants, Tie him hand and foot, and throw him into the darkness outside; there will be weeping and grinding of teeth.

Matthew 25:8

And the foolish said to the wise, Give us some of your oil, for our lamps are going out.

Mark 7:10-13

For Moses said, Honor (revere with tenderness of feeling and deference) your father and your mother, and, He who curses or reviles or speaks evil of or abuses or treats improperly his father or mother, let him surely die.

Jude 1:13

Wild waves of the sea, flinging up the foam of their own shame and disgrace; wandering stars, for whom the gloom of eternal darkness has been reserved forever.

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