Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

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

American Standard Version

Whoso curseth 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.

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 Meddle not with him that betrayeth secrets, and is a slanderer, and deceiveth with his lips. 20 Whoso curseth his father and mother, his light shall be put out in the midst of darkness. 21 The heritage that cometh too hastily at the first, shall not be praised at the end.



Cross References

Exodus 21:17

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

Proverbs 30:11

He that bringeth up an evil report upon the generation of his father and mother, is not worthy to be commended.

Leviticus 20:9

"'Whosoever curseth his father or mother, shall die for it, his blood on his head, because he hath cursed his father or mother.

Proverbs 13:9

The light of the righteous maketh joyful; but the candle of the ungodly shall be put out.

Proverbs 24:20

And why? The wicked hath nothing to hope for, and the candle of the ungodly shall be put out.

Proverbs 30:17

Whoso laugheth his father to scorn, and setteth his mother's commandment at naught; the ravens pick out his eyes in the valley, and devoured be he of the young Eagles.

Matthew 15:4

For God commanded, saying, 'Honour thy father and mother,' and, 'He that curseth father or mother, shall suffer death.'

Exodus 20:12

"Honour thy father and thy mother, that thy days may be long in the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.

Deuteronomy 27:16

"'Cursed be he that curseth his father or his mother.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'

Job 18:5-6

Shall not the light of the ungodly be put out? Yea, the flame of his fire shall not burn.

Job 18:18

he shall be driven from the light into darkness, and cast clean out of the world.

Matthew 22:13

Then said the King to his ministers, 'Take and bind him hand and foot, and cast him into utter darkness: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.'

Matthew 25:8

And the foolish said to the wise, 'Give us of your oil, for our lamps go out.'

Mark 7:10-13

For Moses said, 'Honour thy father and thy mother,' and, 'Whosoever curseth father or mother, let him die for it.'

Jude 1:13

They are raging waves of the sea, foaming out their own shame. They are wandering stars, to whom is reserved the mist of darkness forever.

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain