Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

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

Amplified


Whoever curses his father or his mother,
His lamp [of life] will be extinguished in time 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.

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 that goeth about as a tale-bearer revealeth secrets; Therefore company not with him that openeth wide his lips. 20 Whoso curseth his father or his mother, His lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness. 21 An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning; But the end thereof shall not be blessed.



Cross References

Exodus 21:17

And he that curseth his father or his mother, shall surely be put to death.

Proverbs 30:11

There is a generation that curse their father, And bless not their mother.

Leviticus 20:9

For every one that curseth his father or his mother shall surely be put to death: he hath cursed his father or his mother; his blood shall be upon him.

Proverbs 13:9

The light of the righteous rejoiceth; But the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Proverbs 24:20

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

Proverbs 30:17

The eye that mocketh at his father, And despiseth to obey his mother, The ravens of the valley shall pick it out, And the young eagles shall eat it.

Matthew 15:4

For God said, Honor thy father and thy mother: and, He that speaketh evil of father or mother, let him die the death.

Exodus 20:12

Honor thy father and thy mother, that thy days may be long in the land which Jehovah thy God giveth thee.

Deuteronomy 27:16

Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Job 18:5-6

Yea, the light of the wicked shall be put out, And the spark of his fire shall not shine.

Job 18:18

He shall be driven from light into darkness, And chased out of the world.

Matthew 22:13

Then the king said to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and cast him out into the outer darkness; there shall be the weeping and the gnashing of teeth.

Matthew 25:8

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

Mark 7:10-13

For Moses said, Honor thy father and thy mother; and, He that speaketh evil of father or mother, let him die the death:

Jude 1:13

Wild waves of the sea, foaming out their own shame; wandering stars, for whom the blackness of darkness hath been reserved forever.

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